Monday, February 12, 2018

Week of Feb. 11-16

Just a few reminders:
Class and spring pictures are Feb. 22nd.  Class pics are $14 and are prepaid.  Individual pictures, you will receive the proofs then be allowed to order.  

Valentine's Day is Wednesday, we will exchange valentine's.  

Monday, February 5, 2018

Week of Feb. 5th

Reading/Phonics: This week we will read the nonfiction book Penguins. Our focus will be learning various text features. We will also read Tacky the Penguin. We will focus on recognizing common types of texts. We are also learning vocabulary words that are in the story: barb, coast, colony, equator, webbed, marine animals.


Sight Words: We will learn 4 new sight words this week- out, up, about, other. Please practice sight words daily at home.

Math:  We will be working on these topics:

-Counting by 1’s,2’s, 5’s, 10’s to 100

-Read numbers from 0 to 10

-Classify objects into categories

-Describe and identify objects in the environment using geometric shape names

-identify 2d and 3d shapes

-Identify shapes, regardless of their size or orientation

-Analyze and compare 2d & 3d shapes, and use informal language to describe their similarities, differences, parts, and other attributes

-Model shapes in the world by drawing them


Language: We will continue our morning writing journals to practice writing complete sentences. We will be using our vocabulary words that we have learned in the book Penguins to write complete sentences. We will also be writing about Tacky the Penguin.      
Science/ SS- We will continue our learning about animals in their habitat and artic animals.    
Upcoming Events:
February Birthdays: Evan-3rd
Anna-14th, J.W.- 22nd,
Knox Mu.-28th
February 9: Sweetheart Family Social 6:00-7:30 / Progress reports go home
February 16: Focus Friday- wear dark blue
February 19: Presidents Day- NO SCHOOL
February 20: Parent Teacher Conferences- NO SCHOOL for students
 Jump Rope For heart money due Feb. 14th!!!

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Welcome Back 2018

Hope everyone had a fantastic Christmas break!!!! I know I did.  I am Ready for 2018 and what all this year will bring!