February

We have just finished the first half of the school year. Your child has been working hard. We will continue to work hard to get ready for second grade.

Here is what we will be learning about this month:

Reading Stories: The Kite, The Sleeping Pig, Eek! There’s a Mouse in the House, Red-Eyed Tree Frog

Comprehension: 1.9e Answer and answer who, what, where, when, why and how; 1.9 f Identify characters, setting and important events; 1.9b Set a purpose for reading; 1.10e Make and confirm predictions; 1.10f Ask and answer, who, what, where, why, when and how questions

Phonics: We are beginning to learn about silent ‘e’.

Word Wall Words:
2/3
was
her
little
ride
nice
2/10
out
went
do
can’t
won’t
2/17
there
me
for
had
favorite
2/24
rain
this
give
up
away

Math: Skip counting 1.2; Counting Coins 1.7; Place value 1.2; Doubles and Halves 1.5

Social Studies: Maps 1.4 and 1.5; President’s Day 1.3; Communities 1.12