Mrs. Blake's Blossoms
North Bay Haven Charter Elementary
May 2-6, 2016
* Important Information *
- Monday-Thursday of this week, students will be taking the last MAP assessment of the year. It is VERY important that your student arrives at school on-time and well-rested having eaten a healthy breakfast. Please encourage your child to take their time and do their best during the test. Thank you for your assistance in this important event.
- Money and forms are due for the Shipwreck Field Trip on Monday, May 2. We can not accept anything after Monday.
- Library Visit Tomorrow - Make sure your child is in Buccaneer Blue!
- We still need FSU-themed items for our Spring Carnival basket. You can drop them off in the classroom.
The Kindergarten Field Trip to Shipwreck Island is Wednesday, May 11. If you have not returned your child's permission slip and money, please do so tomorrow. If your child is not going to attend, please let me know.
The Spring Carnival will be held on Friday, May 13, 4-7 p.m. Please plan to attend and also volunteer to help with our class booth - Sno-Cones.
What We Are Learning This Week:
Our Natural Resources
Wonders Unit 9: How Things Change
Week 3: Our Natural Resources
Essential Question: How can things in nature be used to make new things?
Phonics: /ō/ o_e
Oral Vocabulary: natural resources, create, designs, knowledge, weave
Genre – Informational Text
Strategy – Reread
Skill – Connections within text: Sequence
Category Words: Foods made from grain
Handwriting: o_e words
Writing Trait: Organization / Sequence
High-Frequency (Sight) Words: where, look
High-Frequency (Sight) Words Review: I, can, the, we, see, a, like, to, and, go, you, do, my, are, he, with, is, little, she, was, for have, of, they, said, want, here, me, this, what, help, too, has, play, red, yellow, blue, green, orange, pink, brown, black, purple, white, zero, one, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, nine, ten
Calendar Math: Counting by 1’s, 2’s, 5’s, 10’s, months of the year, days of the week, patterns, tally marks
Pearson: Topic 15 – Position and Location of Shapes
Social Studies / Science
How Things Change
-op, -ot, -og Word Families Review