Ms. Schaum's Class Newsletter
Week of September 19-23, 2016
Nut Free Classroom
Reading: We will continue to build good reading habits and our reading stamina. This week we focus on solving tricky and unnown wods.
-Readers use meaning to figure out words
-Readers don't give up - they try, try again!
-Try it two ways
Writing: We will continue to write about a small moment in our lives.
-Making characters think and feel
-Using familiar words to spell new words
Math: We will learn about place value.
-Making groups of ten
-Tens and ones
-Model form (drawing a number based on tens and ones)
-Standard form (writing the number regularly - ex: 26)
Science: We will learn about sorting objects by their properties (size, color, shape, texture).
Social Studies: We will be practicing good listening and speaking skills by presenting our All About Me posters.
September 21: Fall Picture Day
September 26-30: Fall Book Fair in the Library
September 28: Grandparents Day/Breakfast
Classroom Wish List
Post It Notes - the learners will be using a lot of these this year to track their thinking as they read books and document it in their journals!
Expo (dry erase) markers - our tables are whiteboard surfaces and we can use them to write on and solve math problems!
Thank you in advance!