May 6 – May 10, 2019
Words of the week: saw, call, after, well, think
High Frequency Words: another, climb, full, great, poor, through
This week we are beginning up our Unit 5 First Grade Wonders Unit.
Essential Question: What Can you see in the Sky?
Genre: Non-Fiction; Fantasy
Stories: Up in the Sky, A Bird Named Fern, and Kitten’s First Full Moon
Phonics: UR, ER, IR, OR
Structural Analysis: Inflectional Endings -er
Writing: Sentence Fluency; Capitalization and End Marks
Stations: We continue Literature stations this week.
Word Study: Lists are sent home on Friday and Test on Friday.
Regular word list: her, bird, fur, fern, dirt, work, barn, arm, climb, through, saw, call, after, well, think
Challenge word list: world, burn, water, thirsty, picture, teacher circle, hammer, Thursday, dirty saw, call, after, well, think
**Please review on Spelling City.
Book Bags: Please have your child read them for a week and return them on Tuesdays.
Writing: Weekly writing assignments
We will continue in Unit 7; Time and Geometry. We will continue working on Dream Box and eSpark during our Math Station routine. Students will also work in stations.
We will continue our journey through Discovery Science and finish up plants.
Two healthy snacks and a water bottle must be sent in everyday. Fruit, vegetables, and protein bars are a great choice. We are a Peanut/Tree Nut free classroom.
Please make sure you check the weather daily and dress your child accordingly.