NO SCHOOL MONDAY - In honor of MLK Day
WEDNESDAY - THE 20th
~ 100th Day of school ~
Over this long weekend - be thinking of what you might have 100 of at home. Please bring to school on Wednesday - in something clear that can fit in their book bag. :)
-reminder from last week's blog post - we will count, sort and compare
FRIDAY - the 22nd -
Honoring our Heroes -- Essays are due!
Mrs. Woolley assigned this a couple months ago as a required assignment.
We've had 3 students turn theirs in already! Yay!
This will also be writing homework Tuesday - Thursday
CURRICULUM (this week):
- New vocabulary words
- forming new reading groups for small group skills
- using apostrophes (possessives)
Addition up to 1000
(using various strategies)
- large group introduction
- small group instruction
continuing opinion writing
(stating opinion - stating reasons for opinion - use linking words and write a conclusion sentence) almost done with our first one!
- opinion writing book review
MLK - determine why laws and rules are important using the lives of Martin Luther King Jr and Jackie Robinson. We will continue to compare/contrast - Make inferences (ELA standard) and use adjectives/adverbs (ELA standard) within Social Studies content.
- compare / contrast Jackie Robinson & MLK Jr.
- Producing our final copies of our Opinion Pieces on Jackie Robinson. We've been gathering opinions, editing sloppy copies, conferencing and soon ready to type!
Book check out on Friday!
28TH - International Night at Tritt
February 10th - Performing Arts Field Trip
February 15- Presidents Day
February 15- 19 - winter break - no school