Mrs. Lister and Mrs. Anger
1st grad 2015-2016
Look What we are studying
Reading-We are finishing up on our nonfiction unit. We are stopping to jot down questions, answers, connections, reactions to reading, and new ideas. We are creating a circle map to store our sticky notes on. We are continuing to use our awesome reading strategies for unknown words. We are using the pictures to help.
EEKK-We are reading about the moon and learning facts about it. We are going to change partners after the Holiday Break.k
Word Works-We are learning how to sort words with an added heading at the top-ODDBALL. Oddball words do not fit the pattern for the headings. We are starting to introduce CVC and CVCe. Consonant, vowel, consonant and Consonant, vowel, consonant, silent e.
Writer's workshop-We are finishing up our published How to books. The children are doing such an amazing job. We are editing and revising. We are using our high lighter to find at least 2 words that need to be spelled correctly. We are also changing our words to more precise words.
S.S. and Science-Moon, craters, rotating and space.
THE HOLIDAY IS FAST APPROACHING-A FEW REMINDERS
12-11-15-Field Trip money due-$5.50
12-11-15-Black shirt due
12-17-15-Caroling Field trip and Polar Express
Thanks for everyone volunteering to send in items for the Holiday Party.
Don't forget to send in a wrapped book ASAP for us to exchange on the day of our party.
Holiday Break 12-21-15 to 1-4-15