Mrs. Murphy's Musings

News from Room 22 - January 6, 2014

Holidays Around the World

Before break, we talked about Christmas and the different traditions and customs that surround that holiday.

Curriculum Focus-

Essential Question: What clues from the story did you use to draw conclusions about the characters? (This is a good question to ask when reading at home.)


High Frequency words: after, done, find, new, old, work
Phonemic Awareness: long e, o, and u
Vocabulary Words: create, hobby, inspire, resourceful, structure

Comprehension Strategy: monitor comprehension - reread

Comprehension Skill: draw conclusions
Writing Trait: presentation


Spelling Words and Dictation Sentences:

after, done, find, new, old, work, woke, joke, nose, note, cute, cube

A cute rat ran down the hole.

A dog uses its nose to find bones.


Math - Place Value, Comparison, and Addition/Subtraction to 20

Science - Weather

Upcoming Dates

Wednesday, January 8 -Meet and Greet with Mr. Frumovitz, Solana Highlands new interim principal 8:45 - 9:30 a.m.


Friday, January 10 - Morning Assembly in amphitheater 8:35 a.m. All families welcome!




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Mrs. Murphy - cmurphy@sbsd.k12.ca.us