Skills Agenda


 

SKILLS FOR THE WEEK

Unit 4.5


  • READING: Author’s Theme, Folktale, Visualization, Theme



  • PHONICS:  r-controlled vowels (are, air, ear, ere) Example: pair, pear, there, dare


  • VOCABULARY:  Root words


  • SPELLING: dare, stare, fair, hair, pair, chair, bear, pear, where, there, dear, cheers, knew, never, talk


  • WRITING: Narrative: develop characters


  • GRAMMAR: Abbreviations and Irregular Verbs (come, run, hide)


  • MATH: Word Stories, Add and Subtract within 100, Time, Money, Fractions, Skip Counting to 1000, Shapes


  • SOCIAL STUDIES: Recognize national and historical figures.


Unit 4.2


Important Information:

Please be certain you have completed any paperwork and returned it to me ASAP.

Read with your child nightly for 20 minutes. Refer to the handouts provided to help them with comprehension. Sign reading log daily.  In addition, any center work not completed each week will be sent home on Friday to be completed as homework. 

If your child is going home a different way, please write a note or message me via DoJo. 

Please utilize the Parent Resource Room located in the Green Building. It has resources that will help your child succeed academically. 

Important dates

  • February 19th - Presidents’ Day - No School








Please send any Boxtops to school with your child. These Boxtops help fund and support our Health Room and provide services to keep your children healthy. YEARBOOKS ARE NOW ON SALE

 

 Classroom Wish List and Needed Supplies

1. Raffle Prizes                 2.   Monetary Donations

3. Healthy Snacks            4.   Colored Sharpies

 

Weekly Skills for December 5 - 9, 2016



Reading:

Phonics - long o: o, oa, ow, oe.  

Comprehension - determining an author’s purpose

 Reading Strategy - asking and answering questions

Grammar - Past and present-tense verbs and letter punctuation

 

 

 

High Frequency Words:

better, group, long, more, only, our, started, three, who, won’t

Vocabulary:  across borrow,  countryside, idea,insists, lonely solution, villages

Spelling:

told light

most         mind

float only

coat our

toast who

grow       mow

show

 

MATH
Geometry Unit. 

Science/Social Studies:

Christmas around the world. Arctic animals. 

Class Wish List:

Raffle prizes items: candy, toys, pencils. 
Glue sticks, white glue, individual headphones, and dry erase markers.

Weekly Schedule and Testing Days:

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

 

 

 

 

Reading Test
Grammar Test
Spelling Test