Tumbleweed Times Week 19
News from Ranch 25 - January 22, 2016
First Grade Happenings
In math this week we stared a new module: Ordering and Comparing Length Measurements as Numbers. We started by campaign the length of objects to each other. then we move on to measuring objects using centimeter cubes. You can read more about this whole unit at this link: Eureka Math Tips for Parents. You can also more specifics at these links: Math News: Grade 1, Module 3, Topic A & Math News: Grade 1, Module 3, Topic B.
Next Week's Curriculum Focus
4.1 Reading Theme: Teammates
Essential Question: Which parts of the story help you predict what is going to happen next? (This is a good question to ask when reading with your child.)
Comprehension Skill: Make Predictions
High Frequency Words: any, boy, by, goes, friend, girl, water
Phonemic Awareness: Long vowel "a" spelled with ai and ay
Vocabulary Words: encourage, friendship, relationship, rely, suggest, borrow, trip
Spelling Words and Dictation Sentences:
across, carry, eight, once, saw, upon, walked, mail, rain, chain, play, day
Today the mail came late.
I waited all day to play the drums.
Writing Genre: Informative
Math: Ordering and Comparing Length Measurements as Numbers
Social Studies: Winter Holidays and Traditions
Science: Plant and Animal Parts and Survival
- PTA Bingo Night - Friday, January 22, 2015, 5:30 PM
- MAPs Testing (math) - Wednesday, January 27, 10:35 AM
- K-1st Family Science Night - Wednesday, February 3, 5:30-6:30 PM
- Digital Dash - Friday, February 5,
- Monthly Assembly - Friday, February 12, 8:35 AM