Reno's Weekly News

May 2nd - May 6th

Happenings this week!

5/2-Reading Homework sent home due Friday


5/3 -Gym Day! Wear gym clothes and gym shoes!



5/4 - Library books Due



5/5 - Library Day



5/6 - Reading and Spelling test for Lesson 27

Helpful Links

Here is are the helpful links you can go to...


Brain Pop Jr.

www.brainpopjr.com

Username: libertyjr

Password: brainpop


Our Reading Series:

https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/ePC/start.do


Our Math Series:

http://em-ccss.everydaymathonline.com/g_login.html

up and running, please check this sight out!


ccspark.com - College and career readiness site - your students have done this in class and should know their login and password. It is also an app


Our class padlet - http://padlet.com/renoclass/oa8475try8pj

links to all the above sites, just hit view original in top right corner when you open the page.

Fast math - access through school city website.

Math

Our Math goals for this week are..

making change by counting up

equal shares

fractions - parts of a whole


If you have any questions please feel free to contact me.

Reading

We will be reading the two stories and talking about them in detail over the course of the week.

Our goals for Reading:


Spelling Words: hard, harder, hardest, faast, faster, fastest, slow, slower, slowest, sooner

Words to Know: Vocabulary test words : always, happy, once, different, high, stories, enough, near

Strategies:Classify and Categorize- Emotion Words

Phonics:Base Words with inflections -er, -est; (change y to i) syllable -le

Target Skills for reading: Author's Purpose - Context Clues

Stories for this week:What Can You Do? (Informational Text),The Wind and The Sun
(Fable)

Writing

Different Writing Pieces using

Our goals for writing ...

capitals, punctuation, spelling High frequency words correctly, sounding out beginning, middle end sounds for unknown words, and finger spacing.

Reading Tests

To better prepare students for second grade...

Our weekly reading test - I will continue to read comprehension. However, the students will be responsible for reading the vocabulary and phonics tests.In second grade they are responsible for reading all of their tests themselves.