Good-bye October, Hello November!
This week we will…
-Read the story, The Farmer in the Hat, and discuss how classmates work together.
-Work with words with long a.
-Explore cause and effect and using pictures to help us comprehend what we are reading.
-Practice our spelling words: face, made, age, safe, take, make, cage, cake, late, name, could, old. Bonus: your last name!
-Focus on Proper Nouns in our writing.
-Begin our Subtraction Unit.
-Continue to watch our pumpkin seeds grow–hopefully!
-Discuss what it means to be a good American citizen–knowing the laws, learning about American symbols, understanding heroism, etc.–in preparation for our visit to NAS Jax and Veteran’s Day.
-This week’s homework will be sent home on Monday. It is due on Friday, 11/4.
-October Reading Logs are due Tuesday.
-We are going to take a few weeks off from AR until we can reorganize the program. Thank you for your patience during this process.
-Our field trip is this Thursday, 11/3. We will leave the school at 9 am. Please make sure that you pack your child a brown-bag lunch.
-Within the coming weeks we will start the Rocket Math Program in class to help us recall addition facts automatically. Once the children have a firm grasp on the process, letters will be sent home so they can teach you how to help them!
-The end of the first quarter is this Monday. Conferences are on 11/11. We look forward to meeting with each of you!