May 2018

We have just a few weeks left of school. We will be learning a few more new things and reviewing all we have learned.

Here is what we are doing this month:

Reading
Comprehension-
1.9d Make and confirm predictions.
1.9h Identify the Main Idea or Theme. Also identify words or phrases that suggest feelings or appeal to the senses.
1.9 g 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-
every, just*, please, ask, once
may*, open, as, stop*, round*
write, walk*, wish*, goes, these

Vocabulary Words-Interrupted, recognize, complicated, digit, liquid
spectacular, talent, disappointed, yesterday and tomorrow, stem
Through, slice, himself, sum, edible

Math
Place Value-1.2
Calendar Language-1.9
Fact Fluency-1.7

Unit
Matter 1.3
Plants 1.4
Holidays (Fourth of July) 1.4

April 2018

Here is what we are learning this month:

Reading

Word Wall Words:
one, two, three*, four, five*
ate*, must, our, too*, right*
under, by*, white*, any, well*
ask, once, every, just*, please

Comprehension:

1.10d Identify text features of non-fiction
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.

Vocabulary Words:
guard, size, different, length, natural resource
bare, curious, impressed, volume, reuse
idea, worry, trouble, money, dissolve
interrupted, recognize, complicated, digit, liquid

Math
Measurement 1.10
Identifying and Counting Like Coins 1.8
Place Value-Identify the Value of a Digit 1.2a

Unit
Natural Resources 1.8
Matter 1.3