A Second Look

Mrs. Taylor's Weekly Newsletter

Week 3


This will be the third week of school in January. Remember no school on Monday. The teachers will be traveling to Norton for an inservice. If you need anything let me know. Friday is the 100th day of school. I sent a note home in the kids' folders. Please read it. It is in the bring back to school side. I also wanted to give you a heads up that I will be gone Friday afternoon. Justin and I are attending the Young Farmers and Ranchers conference in Manhattan.


Mrs. Taylor

Learning Topics

Weekly skills


Tuesday: Ten More with a Ten Tower (a ten's cube)

Wednesday: Ten Crane Demolition (ten less)

Thursday: Ten More Ten Less Word Problems

Friday: Math Journal

Parents we have spent two weeks on place value meaning tens and ones. This topic seems to be harder than I wished. Please have a conversation with your child about what they have been learning in math.


"Warm and Cold Days"

"Stormy Weather"

Transition into the daily five

Science/Social Studies:

Martin Luther King Jr.

Phonics Skill

ai and ay: ai goes in the middle of a word and ay goes at the end of a word

High Frequency words: warm, sound, cold, know, great, their

Writing: last semester we did handwriting, how to's. This semester we are focusing on the actual writing process. Last week we did penguin writing. This week we will be writing about a snow globe.