Mrs. Kean's Class

February 15th-February 19th

Language Arts

I can ask and answer questions about a story.

I can answer who, what, when, where, why, and how.

I can determine the cause and effect.

I can determine the main idea and supporting details.


This week the students will continue reading about different types of weather. They will learn content specific vocabulary about weather.


Ways to help at home:

Have your child read different genres of literature and find the main idea and supporting details.


Game:

http://www.roomrecess.com/pages/MainIdea.html

Math

I can identify the different geometrical shapes. I can create, build, and present facts about the different shapes. I can identify the different 3D shapes and their attributes.


Ways to help at home:

Have your child find different shapes at home and ask them how many sides, vertices, parallel lines and angles they have. Have your child find 3D shapes too.


http://www-tc.pbskids.org/learn/pdf/Peg_Shapes_Attributes.pdf


http://more2.starfall.com/m/math/geometry-content/load.htm?f&d=demo&n=enviro-shapes&y=1

Science/Social Studies

This week students will learn about the different types of weather.

They will read about presidents too. Students will think about what they would do if they were president.


Ways to help at home:

Keep a weather calendar at home and compare the weather.

Game

http://pbskids.org/catinthehat/games/weather-transformer.html

Project Update

Students are still interviewing their community partners. We have just a few students left.

Students are starting the research process. They will collect facts for the next two weeks.

Town Hall Meeting

Mrs. Kean

My daughter Katie and I out to lunch!