Mrs. Murphy's Musings

News from Room 22 - December 4, 2015

Scholastic Book Orders

Just a reminder that Scholastic Books is an excellent way to get high quality books for a great price.


If you are interested in ordering books through Scholastic, please order soon. I will be processing the order on Monday.

The website is:

www.scholastic.com/bookclubs

Please enter our class code:LFBGH

This Week's Curriculum Focus-

Essential Question: Which parts of the story help you predict what is going to happen? (This is a good question to ask when reading at home.)


High Frequency words: call, funny, how, more, so, there
Phonemic Awareness: long i
Vocabulary Words: connections, possessions, relief, support, typical

Comprehension Strategy: analyze story structure

Comprehension Skill: make and confirm predictions
Writing Trait: sentence fluency


Spelling Words and Dictation Sentences:

call, funny, how, more, so, there, mine, shine, bike, like, ride, hide

Can a bike or a kite make you smile?

I like to take big bites of rice.


Math - Place Value, Comparison, and Addition/Subtraction to 20

Upcoming Dates

Thursday, December 10 - Family Dinner Night at Carnitas Snack Shack (ALL DAY)


Friday, December 11 - Gift donations are due for the Care and Share Program - (This is optional.)


Thursday, December 17 - New Year's Party in Room 22 from 1:45-2:30 p.m. Families are welcome!


NO SCHOOL - Winter Holiday - Monday, December 21 - Friday, January 1

Email Errors

If you received this message by error, or this is not the correct email address to use for school communication, or if you would like to add an additional address, please email me and let me know.


Mrs. Murphy - cmurphy@sbsd.k12.ca.us