Reading: Our story will be Gus and Grandpa and the Two-wheeled bike.
high frequency words: coming, curve, idea, knee, laughed, million and word
vocab: defeated, impatiently, jubilant, master (as a verb), prying, rattling, rickety, and romp
comprehension: focus on making predictions
phonics: look at long /a/ words and compound words
homework: due on Friday
Spelling: Long /a/ words (-ay and -ai)
The homework is due on Friday when we test. The words are...
pay, mail, paint, day, rain, stay, sail, way, train & tray
Challenge Words: mailbox, highway, daytime, raindrop & crayon
Math: We will look at strategies for adding teen #s and practice making math mountains with teen numbers. We will get to use our calculators to complete charts. We will finish the first math unit and test on it.
Social Studies: Didn't you just love their Christopher Columbus's?They were too cute. They learned a lot about Columbus.
Science: We will look at ways to group plants. We will look at unsafe plants! Yuck, poison ivy!
Sign Language: We have been learning lots of signs. We know close to 30 now. Ask them which ones are their favorites. I personally like "stop" and "my turn."