May 2016

We have a few weeks left of school. We will be learning a few new things and reviewing what we’ve learned this year. Here is what we will be focusing on:

Reading

Comprehension
1.9h Identify the Main Idea or Theme Also identify words or phrases that suggest feelings or appeal to the senses.
1.9g Retell stories and events, using beginning, middle, and end.
1.9e Answer who, what, when, where, why, and how questions about what is read

Word Wall Words
Week of May 2: may*, open, round*, as, stop*
Week of May 9: begin, began, want, went, new*, now*
Week of May 16: Days of the week
Week of May 23: Review

Whole Group Phonics
s, es (verb endings)
ed, ing (verb endings)
Y=e; y=i

Math
Week of May 2: Length SOL 1.9
Week of May 9: Volume and Weight SOL 1.9 and 1.10
Week of May 16: Addition/Subtraction Review SOL 1.5
Week of May 23: Review

Unit
Week of May 2: Plants SOL 1.4
Week of May 9: Plants SOL 1.4
Week of May 16: Holidays-4th of July SOL 1.3
Week of May 23: Review