Weekly Update

Mrs. Vickers class ROCKS!!

Math-Unit 1

This week in math students counted up to a quarter to play Collect 25 cents, created counting strips and identified a skip counting pattern, and determined if there were Enough Cubes for the Class using the total amount of students. We completed Unit 1 Investigation 2 on Friday with an assessment. It will come home on Monday, please return the signed test promptly.

Health-Illness, Drugs, & Decisions

We started with Module 2 and focused on illnesses and how they spread, allergies, asthma, and medicine safety. We researched using Brainpop Jr. and articles to share information with our class. Students also have Guidance this month and are learning about feelings and healthy ways to deal with stress, anger, sadness, etc.

Reading

This week we read Help! A Story of Friendship. We focused on identifying how a character responds to a major event in a story. We also completed our first dictation independently during phonics. The focus was on short e, o and u. This will be coming home in their green folders.

REMINDERS!

Scholastic book orders came home last week! They are due Friday September 30th. Orders can be placed online at scholastic.com/readingclub. Our class code is GRNM6.