October 2015

We are almost finished the first nine weeks of school. Here is what we are doing this month:

Comprehension Skills:
Nonfiction and Fiction
1.10d Identify text features such as pictures, headings, charts, and captions.(Focus: Table of Contents)
1.9 c) Relate previous experiences to what is read

Word Wall Words:
10/5: get*, said, my*, is, you
10/12: find*, help, run*, black*, into
10/19: funny, brown*, so, now*, yes
10/26: animal, look*, of, see*, will*

Whole Group Phonics:
Short ‘e’
Review all short vowels
Digraphs (sh, th, ch, wh)

adding and subtracting 1 and 2 SOL 1.5
story problems SOL 1.6
Count and Write to 100 1.1a and 1.2
Compare #s to 100 and Group objects into 10s and 1s CCPS & 1.1b

Sun and Earth 1.6
Timelines 1.1 and Holidays (Columbus Day) 1.3
Famous Americans 1.2