October 2017

We are almost finished our first nine weeks of school. We are working hard each and every day. Here is what we are learning this month:

Reading

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

Word Wall Words:
get*, is, my*, you, said
find, help, black*, into, then*
funny, brown*, so, now*, yes
look*, of, see*, will*, thank
eat*, she, why, all*, first

Whole Group Phonics:
short e
short vowel review
Digraphs ch, sh
Digraphs wh, th
s blends

Math
Part, Part Whole Relationships Addition 1.7
Part, Part Whole Relationships Subtraction 1.7
Equality 1.15
Story Problems to 10 1.6
Story Problems to 20 1.6

Unit
Past and Present 1.1g
Jamestown: Past and Present in VA 1.2
Fall 1.7
Famous Virginians: Christopher Newport 1.2b
Famous Virginians: Pocahontas and Powhatan 1.2b