November 2016

We are into our second nine weeks of school. Here is what we are learning this month:

Reading

Comprehension:
10/31: 1.9f Identify character, setting and important events
11/7: 1.9 g Retell stories and events, using beginning, middle, and end.
11/14: 1.10g Main Idea and Details; 1.10d Identify text features
11/21: 1.11b Use picture dictionary to find meaning of unknown words
11/28: 1.9f Identify character, setting and important events (problem and solution)

Whole Group Phonics:
‘s’, ‘l’, ‘r’ blends and Endings -ng, nk

Writing:
1.13e Asking sentences
1.13 a & c Generate ideas and use descriptive words
1.13 Nonfiction writing.(Writing on topic)
1.13 Writing Lists
1.9f Identify character, setting and important events (problem and solution)

Math

10/31
Place Value 1.1b
11/7
Fractions 1.3
11/14
Identify Coins/Equivalency 1,7a &1.18
11/21
Calendar Language 1.11(Days and Dates Before or After a Given Day)
11/28
Addition/Subtraction 0 (include story problems) 1.5 & 1.6

Unit

Seasons-Fall 1.7
Experiments 1.1
Past/Present/Future 1.1
Past/Present/Future 1.1
Needs and Wants and Saving Money 1.8 and 1.9

October 2016

We are finishing up our first nine week’s of school. We are continuing to build reading and math skills. Here is what we are learning this month:

Reading

Comprehension:
10/3: Nonfiction: 10a, b, c, e, f
10/10: Fiction: 9a, b, c, d, e, f, g, h
10/17: Identify text features such as pictures, headings, charts, and captions.(Focus: Table of Contents) 1.10d
10/24: Relate previous experiences to what is read. 1.9c
10/31: Identify character, setting and important events 1.9f

Whole Group Phonics:
10/3: short e
10/10: Short vowel review
10/17: Digraphs ch, sh
10/24: Digraphs wh, th
10/31: ‘S’ Blends

Writing:
1.13a Generate Ideas
1.12c and 1.13f Phonetically spell words and use spelling of high frequency words
1.13d Complete Sentences with nouns and verbs
1.13e Capitalization of proper nouns names, months, and days
1.13e Asking sentences

Math
10/3 Adding/Subtracting 1 and 2 1.5
10/10 Interpret and Story Problems 1.6
10/17 Count and Write to 100 1.1a and 1.2
10/24 Compare #s to 100 and Group objects into 10s and 1s CCPS & 1.1b
10/31 Place Value 1.1b

Unit

Sun and Earth 1.6
Holidays (Columbus Day) 1.3
Timelines 1.1/ Famous Americans 1.2
Famous Americans 1.2
Seasons-Fall 1.7