•  Patti's Pieces

    Welcome to Patti's Pieces!
    "Separate we're unique individuals; Together we're a beautiful creation."
    The purpose of this website is to share educational information with students, parents and teachers; promote school, classroom and teacher awareness; and to provide important communication between the home, school & community.

    Check out the Common Core Standards of Education!    Click the links below to be directed to the Grade 2:

    Common Core Standards for Mathematics
       Common Core Standards for English Language Arts K-2
    Deer Valley Unified School District Mission & Vision Statement: Mission: It is our mission to provide extraordinary educational opportunities to every learner.  Vision: Graduating lifelong learners who will successfully compete, lead, and positively impact the world. www.dvusd.org 

    Sierra Verde Mission & Vision Statement: Mission: In partnership with the community, Sierra Verde students will engage as leaders in a rigorous academic program emphasizing science, technology, engineering, math and global responsibility.  Vision: Sierra Verde students will think critically, respond digitally, and communicate effectively.

    Mrs. Patti's Mission & Vision Statement: Mission: As an educational leader, my mission is to supply students with global skills based on "The 7 Habits of Happy Kids" to become the leaders of their own lives. Vision: Students will experience both academic and personal successes that lead to primary greatness such as integrity, strong character and creativity within the work place. These qualities will last throughout their lifetime, and encourage others to embrace their individual leadership roles, as well.
    Class Mission Created by 2017-18 2nd Grade Class:

    I am proud to be a teacher in the Home of the Sierra Verde Vipers!  Great Happens Here!
     Viper Pride.......Sierra Verde Logo
    2nd Grade
    Daily Schedule
    Period Times Class Name
       1st      8:45 - 8:55  Morning Arrival & Announcements
    2nd 8:55 - 9:20  Response to Intervention Groups
    3rd 9:20 - 12:15  Reading Block & Social Studies Block 
    2nd Grade Lunch 12:15 - 12:50 Lunch/Recess
    4th 12:50 - 1:15  Math Journals
    5th 1:15- 2:00
     6th 2:00 - 2:45  Math Continued
    7th 2:45 - 3:25 Science
     8th  3:25 - 3:30  Clean Up & Dismissal
    Back to School August Important Dates...

    August 3rd ~ Meet the Teacher @ 4:30-6:00 p.m. ~ Begin With the End in Mind
    August 7th ~ First Day of School! ~ Start with a Win-Win Attitude!
    August 20th ~ Curriculum Night ~ 1st & 2nd Grade @ 5:00 p.m.
    August 24th ~ Staff Development/Early Release for Students @ 12:05                        
    PTSA Membership Drive ~ Let's Get 100% Synergy!
    September 9-11 September Important Dates...
    September 3rd ~ No School ~ Sharpen the Saw in Observance of Labor Day!
    September 10th ~ No School ~ Sharpen the Saw in Observance of a Fall Break!
    September  21st~ Staff Development/Early Release for Students @ 12:05                                                                           
    Fall October Important Dates... 
    October 5th  ~ Early Release @ 12:05 p.m.   
    October 8th ~ No School ~ Fall Break ~ Sharpen the Saw with some relaxing fun!                                                                                                        
    October 12th ~ End of 1st Quarter
    October 18th & 19th  ~ Early Release & Conferences...Time for Student, Parents and Teacher to Synergize!                                                                                              October 31st ~ Fall Party @ 2:45 p.m.