Kindergarten Adventures

Walker and Lackey May 9th - 13th

Reading and Writing

Read Alouds:

*Produce and expand complete sentences in shared language activities. L.K.1f

*Identify the reasons an author gives to support points in a text. RI.K.8

*Ask and answer questions about unknown words in a text. RL.K.4

*Describe the connection between two individuals, events, ideas, or pieces of information in a text. RI.K.3



Phonics:


*Identify new meanings for familiar words and apply them accurately L.K.4a


*We will continue our focus on reading emergent-reader texts with purpose and understanding. RF.K.4


*Children will add or substitute individual sounds (phonemes) in simple, one-syllable words to make new words. RF.K.2e


*Children will continue applying grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words. RF.K.3


*Children will associate the long and short sounds with common spellings (graphemes) for the five major vowels. RF.K.3b



High Frequency Words: All three trimesters


a, and, can, go, I, in, is, it, me , my, see, the, to, big, blue,for, look, make, not, one, play, red, run, up, we,

yellow, you, away, come, down, find, funny, help, here, jump, little, said, three, two, where



Writing:

*Use a combination of drawing, dictating, and writing to compose explanatory, opinion, and narrative pieces. WK1

*Spell simple words phonetically, drawing on knowledge of sound-letter relationships. L.K.2d

*Understand that words are separated by spaces in print. RFK1c

* Recognize and name end punctuation. LK2b * Start sentences with a capital letter. LK2a

Math

* We will continue decomposing numbers equal to 10 by using objects or drawings (10= 5+ 5 and 10 = 7+ 3)K-OA3

*We will continue working on fluently adding and subtracting within 5. K-OA5



*We will continue working on solving addition and subtraction word problems and adding and subtracting within 10 by using objects or drawings K-OA1 K-OA2

Unit Studies

We continue our unit on ocean life.

*We will be comparing the size, shape, structure, and basic needs of animals that live in the ocean KS6

Vocabulary

quivered

wailed

scattered

lonesome

elated

RLK4

Registration for 2016 - 2017

Returning students grades 1st-10th will begin online registration May 3rd. A link and code will be emailed to you after 4:00 PM on May 2nd. You will also find information at

www.trussvillecityschools.com

under online registration.

Registration is currently available for returning 11th-12th graders and new Kindergarten students. For more information contact 228-3782

THANK YOU!!!!

Thank you for everything you did to make our week so special!!!! We really appreciate your thoughtfulness and kindness!!!!

May Lunch

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Last day to eat lunch with students this year is May 12th.