Mrs. Murphy's Musings

News from Room 22 - December 14, 2015

iPad Fun with Third Grade Buddies

The children explored PicCollage (an app on our iPads) with our third grade buddies from Mrs. Salley's class.

Butterflies in Room 22

This Week's Curriculum Focus-

Essential Question: Which parts of the story help you predict what is going to happen? (This is a good question to ask when reading at home.)


High Frequency words: call, funny, how, more, so, there
Phonemic Awareness: long i
Vocabulary Words: connections, possessions, relief, support, typical

Comprehension Strategy: analyze story structure

Comprehension Skill: make and confirm predictions
Writing Trait: sentence fluency


Spelling Words and Dictation Sentences:

call, funny, how, more, so, there, mine, shine, bike, like, ride, hide

Can a bike or a kite make you smile?

I like to take big bites of rice.


Math - Place Value, Comparison, and Addition/Subtraction to 20

Science - Plant and Animal Parts and Survival

Social Studies - Winter Holidays and Traditions

Upcoming Dates

Thursday, December 17 - New Year's Party in Room 22 from 1:45-2:30 p.m. Families are welcome!


NO SCHOOL - Winter Holiday - Monday, December 21 - Friday, January 1

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Mrs. Murphy - cmurphy@sbsd.k12.ca.us