May 2015

We have only two and a half weeks left of school. Your child has been working very hard this year to get ready for second grade. For the remainder of the year, we will be learning some new things and reviewing what we learned this year.

Reading:
1.9g Retell stories and events using beginning, middle, and end
1.9h Identify the Main Idea or Theme Also identify words or phrases that suggest feelings or appeal to the senses.

Writing:
1.13 Write a friendly Letter
1.13Publishing Process (rough draft, editing, revising, final copy)

Word Wall:
L-S
Like, little, look, make, me, my, new, nice, night, no, not, off, old, on, out, over , people, play, pretty, put, quit, rain, ride, said, saw, school, see, she, sister, some

T-Z
talk, teacher, tell, that, the, their, them, there, they, this, to, up, us, very, want, was, we, went, what, when, where, who, why, will, with, won’t, your, zoo

Whole Group Phonics:
‘ar’, ‘ir’, ‘or’, ‘ur’

Math:
Length: SOL1.9
Weight and Volume: SOL1.9 and 1.10
Review Addition and Subtraction

Science:
Water: SOL1.3

Social Studies:
Holidays (4th of July): SOL1.3