Mrs. Murphy's Musings
News from Room 22 - January 10, 2016
After School Enrichment Classes
**Please send me an email if your child is enrolled in an after-school class so that I know where to send them each day at dismissal.
Essential Question: How can comparing and contrasting details help you better understand what you read? (This is a good question to ask when reading at home.)
High Frequency words: any, boy, by, does, friends, girl, water
Phonemic Awareness: three letter blends
Vocabulary Words: culture, custom, language, similar, skill
Comprehension Strategy: text structure
Comprehension Skill: compare and contrast
Writing Trait: presentation
Spelling Words and Dictation Sentences:
any, boy, by, does, friends, girl, water, string, splash, scrub, scrap, split
Little cubs get strong in the spring.
They splashed in the water.
Math - Place Value, Comparison, and Addition/Subtraction to 12
Science - Plant and Animal Parts and Survival
Social Studies - Winter Holidays and Traditions
Friday, January 15- Morning Assembly in amphitheater 8:35 a.m. All families welcome!
Monday, January 18 - NO SCHOOL - Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday
January 19 - February 12 - MAPS Testing
Friday, January 22 - PTA Bingo Night - 5:30 p.m.
Week of January 25-29 - Great Kindness Challenge