November 30- December 4
Theme: Antarctica; Properties of Sound
Shared Reading: The Legend of the Poinsettia - a Mexican Christmas legend
Vocabulary: dye – to give a new color
burro – a donkey
bundle – something that is wrapped
tangle – to become knotted in a twisted mess
poinsettia – a plant with large colorful leaves
Spelling words: goat, grow, blow, haven't, can't, don't, won't, we're, they're, foe, toe
Reading: Main Idea
Phonics: Long o digraphs (oa, oe, ow); contractions with not, are
Language: Friendly letters, syllabication
Math: Quadrangles; 3-Dimensional Shapes
Review spelling and vocabulary words daily.
Monday - Reading sheet; Math sheet
Tuesday - Math sheet; Remember to wear your tennis shoes for P.E.
Wednesday - Vocabulary assessment tomorrow
Thursday - Spelling test tomorrow; Math sheet; Remember your library book tomorrow
Special notes and reminders:
· We invite you to join your child Wednesday, December 9th to eat Christmas lunch with your child. Our regular lunch time is 11:15.
· Our Christmas party is Thursday, December 17th from 11:00-12:00. Please watch for letters and emails from your child’s teacher and homeroom mom!
· Many of the children do not readily know their addition facts. This is a vital skill for success in two and three digit addition. Please work on this at home.