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Mrs. McCarthy

Week of January 10th, 2016

Science Discovery Day is this Friday!

Please sign and return field trip slips for next week.

Language Arts - This week's skills

Comprehension Skill: Compare and Contrast: This week we will be learning how to compare and contrast people and events in a story. Parent Information

Informacíon en Español

Comprehension Strategy: Analyze text structure: This author tells how things are alike and different.

Phonics: Three letter blends: scr- , str-, thr-, spr, spl-

Spelling Words: any, boy, by, does, friends, girl, water, string, splash, scrub, scrap, split

Dictation: Little cubs get strong in the spring.They splashed in the water.

Grammar:contractions with not

High Frequency Words: any, boy, girl, does, friend, by, water

Robust Vocabulary: culture, custom, language, skill, similar

Eureka Math

Module 2 serves as a bridge from problem solving within 10 to working within 100, as students begin to solve addition and subtraction problems involving teen numbers.

Students learn to make ten when one addend is 8 or 9, this strategy is used to make numbers greater than 10. Parent Information


All organisms have external parts that they can use to capture and convey information to help them survive and grow.