Mrs. Murphy's Musings
News from Room 22 - December 14, 2015
iPad Fun with Third Grade Buddies
Butterflies in Room 22
This Week's Curriculum Focus-
Essential Question: What is the main idea, and which details support that main idea? (This is a good question to ask when reading with your child.)
Comprehension Skill: Main Idea and Details
High Frequency Words: every, from, into, people, soon, your
Phonemic Awareness: Diagraphs ch, tch, wh, ph
Vocabulary Words: astonishing, continue, complicated, original, talented
Spelling Words and Dictation Sentences:
every, from, into, people, soon, your, whip, catch, match, chin, chop, when
Can you catch a whale with a net?
How much did you eat at lunch?
Math - Place Value, Comparison, and Addition/Subtraction to 20
Science - Plant and Animal Parts and Survival
Social Studies - Winter Holidays and Traditions
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