Readers Workshop: Good Reader Habits, Independent Reading Time, Reading with Expression, Using our Reading Strategies, Characters & Setting with Major Events & Key Details, Fiction vs Nonfiction
Writers Workshop: Narrative story writing/ A story about yourself
Thinking of ideas, planning for writing, illustrations, and stretching words to spell them. We are now working on connecting words (temporal words) in a story such as first, next, then, last etc. Reminders: Spacing, neat handwriting, capitalization, and punctuation
Phonics: Spelling Patterns in Words & Sight Words
Math: Counting to 120, Place Value, Counting on From a Given Number, Addition & Subtraction, Problem Solving, Introduction to telling time to hour and half-hour, Introduction to measurement of length
Social Studies: Where We Live, Maps and Globes, Continents and Oceans, Landforms (mountains, valleys, lake, river, hill, etc.)
Ideas to work on at home:
1.Complete the weekly homework in the journal: spelling word tests are always on Friday!
2.Practice your sight word lists!
3.Read at night and discuss characters, setting, and key events/details in a story. Color in a picture on your reading log in the notebook.
Tuesday September 19- Chick-fil-A Night 5:00-9:00 pm
Wedensday September 20- Ident-A-Kid Photos
Wednesday September 20- Guidance and Learning Commons Visit
Wednesday September 20- Box Top Collection Campaign Ends
Friday September 22- Pink Out Day for Relay for Life $1.00 Donations
Friday September 22: First Day of Fall
Monday September 25- Friday September 29- Fall Break ~ No School
Friday October 6- Fall Festival
Friday October 6- End of the 9 weeks
Monday October 9: Columbus Day
Wednesday October 11: Early Release Day 12:30 Dismissal (change in specials and lunch schedule)
Monday October 16-October 20: Conference Week ( Early Release Week at 12:30)/ Book Fair/Red Ribbon & Career Week/STEM Can Challenge Week