Reading-We finished our first week in the Journeys reading program this week. Next week we will read The Storm and our focus reading skills will be characters and inferring. See the reverse side for ALL of our other Language Arts focus skills.
Math-We continued working in Unit 1: Partners and Number Partners Through Ten for Math Expressions and have worked on partners of 8,9. Next week we will finish this unit. The review for this unit will come home for homework and we will test next week. Students have also continued working in and online program called TenMarks for math enrichment.
Word Study- Today students took their 2nd spelling test of 5 words from their leveled spelling list and 5 new words. Next week, students will have new skills to work on (word lists are in weekly homework packets and will be stapled in agendas on Monday).
Writing-This week will finished working on narrative writing of labels. Next week we will work on writing narrative captions.
What We're Learning:
READING: This week we read a few back to school books. Next week we will do a “Back to School” review unit in our Journeys reading program. Review word.
WRITING: This week we wrote about ourselves and our families. Next week, we will review correct letter formation of upper/lower case letters.
WORD STUDY: Next week we will review some sounds letters make and sort letters into vowels and consonants.
MATH: Next week we will take a placement test for Unit 1: Partners and Number Patterns Through Ten. We will also take our number writing assessment for Rocket Math our math fluency program.