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May 13-17  

ONLY TWO MORE WEEKS OF SCHOOL LEFT!!!!

Reading story for the week is "The Stone Garden"

Spelling Words:
Refill
Refund
Reopen
Repay
Retell
Undo
Undress
Unhappy
Unkind
Untie

Math, we willbe getting ready for second grade
Topic 17

MONDAY, MAY 20TH IS AWARDS DAY! I HOPE THAT EVERYONE CAN MAKE IT!

THURSDAY, MAY 23RD IS TEACHER INSERVICE-NO SCHOOL

LAST DAY OF SCHOOL IS FRIDAY, MAY 24TH

 


May 6-10  

Selection Story: Alexander Graham Bell

EQ: How can a great idea change the way we live?

Spelling Words:
saw
straw
paw
lawn
draw
law
yawn
crawl
jaw
hawk
*science
*through

Amazing Words:
determined
technology
stalled
sketch
inventor
stable
biplane
speech

HFW:
built
early
learn
science
through
should
loved
door

In Math, we will be finishing up Topic 16 of Geometry

DUE TO FIELD DAY, ALL TESTS WILL BE ON THURSDAY THIS WEEK!

In Social Studies, we will be talking about the invention of the telephone.

Don't forget that Field Trip to Lanark is Wednesday and Field Day is Friday!

2 More Weeks to go!


April 29-May3  

Selection Read: "Simple Machines"

Question of the Week: How can great ideas make our lives easier?

Spelling Words:
oil
point
coin
join
soil
boy
oink
voice
boil
toy
*against
*heavy

Amazing Words:
gadget
convenient
pilot
cellar
equipment
engine
steer
furnace

HFW:
against
kinds
goes
today
heavy

Language Arts: Possessive Pronouns

Math: Topic 15- Shapes
test next week!

Social Studies: Landforms and Bodies of water
Study Continents and Oceans page

FIELD TRIP WEDNESDAY, MAY 8th to LANARK- if your child is not going, please let me know if they are coming to school that day.

FIELD DAY FRIDAY, MAY 10th

 


April 22-26  

April 22-26, 2019

Reading Story- "Dot and Jabber and the Great Acorn Mystery"
Question of the Week: How do we solve mysteries?

Test Friday, April 26th

 

Spelling Words:

book
moon
took
food
look
pool
zoo
noon
good
foot
*instead
*another

Amazing Words:

explanation
wonder
encouragingly
suspects
riddle
confused
case

HFW:

among
another
instead
none

 

Math:

Topic 15- Plane Shapes

Science/Social Studies:

Earth Day
Goods and Services

Special Snack on Friday is Popcicles for $1

 


April 15-18  

NO SCHOOL FRIDAY, APRIL 19! Have a Happy Easter Weekend! We will test on Thursday!

Reading Story this week is "Mole and Baby Bird"
We will be discussing pronouns and how to do things differently.

Spelling Words
mouth
out
our
house

ouch
found
count
cloud
shout
round
*loved
*should

Amazing Words
miserable
selfish
ignore
proper
freedom
shrug
fond
scarcely 

High Frequency Words
door
wood
loved
should

In math< we will continue on Topic 14 using graphs and data. Test will be on Monday the 22nd when we return to school.

In science, we are continuing our unit on space. They are having a "blast" learning about all the planets! It is my favorite thing to teach!

On Thursday, they will complete their in school space projects that they have been working so hard on. I can't wait for you to see them!

 

 


April 8-12  

We are now on our last unit in reading! YAY! 

This week's story is Tippy-Toe Chick, Go!

Spelling Words:

how
down
town
now
brown
cow
clown
frown
cloud
growl
*eyes
*never

 


April 1-5  

April 1-5

Unit 4 Review Week

We will not take a Spelling test this week or move to a new story. Pleave review all of the following skills  at home. We will review in class and will be taking the unit 4 test on Thursday and Friday

When reading a story your child should be able to tell you:
-the big idea
-details about the characters
-retell the story in their own words
- what the story teaches you
-what happens at the beginning, middle, and end
-the sequence of the story
-facts and opinions in the story

High Frequency words to know and be able to read:
drew
about
enough
worry
enjoy
because
surprise
remember
would
wild
show

Sounds/Phonics:
_words with oa an ow
-words with ai and ay
-compound words
-igh words
ea long and short
-words with kn and wr
- ful and ly words

Grammar:
Adjectives

 

In math, we are studying time. PLease ask your child throughout the day what time it is :)

In Science, we are studying weather. Next week, we will begin space.


March 18-22  

March 18-22

BOOK FAIR is this week! All money has to be labeled by parent in an envelope and sent with child.

NEXT WEEK IS SPRING BREAK!!!! NO SCHOOL!!!!!

In Reading, this is the last week of unit 4.

"Henry and Mudge and Mrs. Hopper's House"

Spelling Words:
slowly
useful
sadly
wonderful
careful
painful
gladly
quickly
playful
nicely
*because
*across

HFW:
across
only
told
because
opened
dance
shoes

 

In Math, we are still working on measurement in Topic 12.

In Science, we are talking about weather.

REPORT CARDS THIS FRIDAY!!!!


March 11-15  

March 11-15

Moes' Spirit Night Tuesday, March 12 from 4:00-8:00 pm. Please join us in supporting our school. 20% of all proceeds go to PPS!

This is the last week of the 3rd Nine weeks. One more to go!


 

Reading- Peter's Chair

Spelling Words:

backpack
outside
baseball
herself
flashlight
bluebird
lunchbox
suitcase
inside
brainstorm
*picture
*remember

Amazing Words:

jealous
sibling
porridge
seriousness
relatives
secret
collector
flourish

HFW:

picture
remember
room
stood
thought


 

Math- topic 11
test on Tuesday!

On Wednesday, we will begin Topic 12.


Social Studies- George Washington


March 4-8, 2019  

March 4-8, 2019

Monday, March 4- Field Trip to McWane Center
Please make sure that you if your child is bringing thier lunch that it is in a gallon size ziploc bag. Thanks!

Class Picture Day is Thursday, March 7- All students will be photograohed and then you can choose to purchase them later. No payment needed at this time.

Reading:

Story of the Week- A Southern Ranch
Question of the Week- How can places be a treasure?
Spelling words- ie and igh
High Frequency Words

Math-

Topic 11- Subtracting 2 digit numbers
Test next Tuesday!

Social Studies- George Washington


February 25-March 1  

DR. SEUSS WEEK- READ ACROSS AMERICA

MONDAY- Wear Bright colors and your Seuss hat (that you can buy in the library for $5)
TUESDAY- Wear your Wacky Socks
WEDNESDAY- Wear tacky clothes (mixed up)
THURSDAY- Wear Seuss clothes or shirts of your favorite place to visit (OH, The Places You'll Go!)
FRIDAY- Wear your PJs

 

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28TH- DR. SEUSS NIGHT 5:30-7:15PM ON CAMPUS

READING-
Our Trip to Washington DC

Spelling- oa and ow vowel blends
boat
road
snow
row
yellow
loaf
coat
soap
blow
pillow

HFW-
once
found
wild
took
mouth

Adjectives

MATH-

Topic 11- Subtracting using two-digit numbers