Dates to Remember:
Wednesday, October 16 – Late start students start school an hour later.
Friday, October 18 – Fall Picture Day
Monday, October 21 – Zoo Field Trip. If you have not turned in your permission slip and money for the zoo, please turn in by Monday. If you plan on being a chaperone or volunteering in the classroom please fill out a chaperone form in the office.
Peek at the Week:
Letters of the Week – Pp (pumpkin, pool, picnic) Ss (swim, snow, soft)
Sight Words – a, the ( I see a pumpkin. I see the pumpkin.)
Daily Five/Literacy – Comprehension – retelling stories with beginning, middle and end. Identifying characters and setting in stories. Informational learning about pumpkins. Reviewing syllables and rhymes. Learning first sounds (initial sounds) in words. We started Listen to Reading and students really like the on-line book site – Epic books.
Writing – We will learn about opinion writing and making an opinion statement such as; I like orange pumpkins.
Science – Review 5 senses with pumpkins.
Math – Lesson 28 – Acting out story problems. Lesson 29 – transitioning to 2D objects by ordering and matching numbers with 2D objects. Lesson 30 – understanding one more by building and linking cube stairs. Lesson 31 – building one more with numbers 0-10. Assess students – writing numbers 1-10 with correct formation, recognizing numbers 1-10 and counting numbers 1-10 in a circular, line and scattered formation. Adding one more to numbers -0-10.
Have a great weekend!