March 2017

We are finishing the 3rd nine weeks. It is hard to believe we only have 1 nine weeks left this school year! We will continue to work hard and build reading and math skills.

Reading

Comprehension

1.8d Use text clues to discern meanings of unknown words
1.9d Make and confirm predictions.
1.10g Main Idea and Details
1.10b Use prior and background knowledge as context for new learning
1.10d Identify text features

Whole Group Phonics
-ing
or, ar
ir, er, ur
Compound Words

Word Wall Words:
going, say*, think*, live, soon*
talk*, pretty, his, saw*, know*
after, people, put, their, could
one, two, three*, four, five*

Writing
1.13 Story Writing with problem, solution & beg., mid., end with details (Draft to final copy)
1.13 Message writing-Write a message to a friend
1.13 Non-Fiction writing
1.13 Use complete sentences and using pronouns

Math

Related Facts/Review 1.5
Addition/Subtraction to 18 with Story Problems 1.5 & 1.6
Equality 1.18

Unit

Water 1.1 and 1.3
Communities 1.13
Geography 1.6, 1.2c