• Homework:

    No Homework!!! Have a great weekend!!!









     Spelling- Friday, December 6th

    Reading- Friday, December 6th

    Grammar- Friday, December 6th

    Reading Skills Test- Thursday, December 5th











Mrs.  Jaclyn Purcell

Phone: 570-544-1400


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's of Elementary Education Master's in Curriculum and Education

Mrs. Jaclyn Purcell

Welcome to 2A!!!

   My name is Mrs. Jaclyn Purcell and this is my 20th year teaching in the Minersville Area School District. I received my Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from Penn State. I also received my Master's degree in Curriculum and Education from Penn State. I am looking forward to having an amazing year in second grade! Please feel free to contact me with any questions and/or concerns throughout the year.



    Math- Topic 5 Subtract Within 100 Using Strategies


    Reading Stories: 

    Genre:  Expository Text

    1. Little Book: Magnets Work

    2. Big Book: I Fall Down


    Grammar: Action Verbs



    Vocabulary Words:

    1. amazing- causing great wonder

    2. force- something that moves or stops a body

    3. measure- to find the size of something

    4. objects- things

    5. proved-showed to be true

    6. speed- fast motion

    7. true- not false or wrong

    8. weight- how heavy something is


    Spelling Words:

    1. nail

    2. train

    3. main

    4. hay

    5. stay

    6. break

    7. steak

    8. weigh

    9. sleigh

    10. prey

    11. scrape

    12. strange

    13. good

    14. often

    15. two