Sunday, September 29, 2019

Weekly Update 9/30-10/4

Hello, everyone!

Here are this week’s announcements

*We had a lot of fun on our field trip to the AgExpo!  Click the link below to see about our field trip.

*Our big news this week is Jog-a-Thon is Wednesday, October 2nd!  This is our big fundraiser for the year, and I hope you will be able to participate.

*Our first spelling test is this Wednesday. All information about spelling and sight words came home on Wednesday, including your child’s special spelling word success bag!   

*Book order forms will be sent home on Monday. Book orders are due by Tuesday, September 8th.

*There is NO SCHOOL for students on Monday, October 7th. This is a collaboration planning day for teachers.

*Good readers can identify the problem and solution in a story.

*Good readers can create a story map that shows all of the elements to a story.

*Good readers use context clues to help them understand a story.

*Assessment on Fiction this week


*Fact Fluency through sums of 10

*Decomposing numbers 0-10

*Addition story problems, including change unknown (missing addend i.e.  4 + ___= 7)

Word Study/Grammar

*short /i/


Unit (Social Studies and/or Science)


Writer’s Workshop

*Introduction to writer’s workshop
*Good writers pick topics about things they know and love
*Good writers create illustrations that match their words.
*Good writers make a plan before they start to write