April 2017

We are just about halfway finished the last nine weeks of school. I can’t believe we have less than 2 months of school. Keep working hard until the very end. Here is what we are learning this month:

Reading

Comprehension
1.9 and 1.10 Compare stories of Johnny Appleseed of both fiction and nonfiction
1.9e and 1.10f Ask and answer questions about the story.
1.9f Identify characters, setting, and important events. (Use illustrations and details to describe characters, setting, and important events)
1.9d) Make and confirm predictions.

Whole Group Phonics
y=i and igh
ou and ow
oi and oy

Writing
1.13 Write a story
1.13e Exclamation marks
1.13 Recipe (Dirt Cake)
Write the recipe; use descriptive

Math
Counting mixed coins 1.7b
Graphing 1.14 & 1.15

Unit
Spring 1.7
Natural Resources 1.8