The Prugh Crew
Week of October 28th
Spelling and Grammar
not, some, look, all, had, they, as, out, went, were
Grammar: nouns & adjectives
Word Family: -ot word family
Practice on "Spelling City" http://www.spellingcity.com/MrsPrugh/
Reading and Writing
We will finish reading The Wizard of Oz. This week's lessons focus on vocabulary development and how to include conversations in our writing.
We will be learning how to solve word problems involving joining, separating, and comparing sets within 20 with unknowns as any one of the terms in the problem.
This week will focus on "join change unknown"
For example: 8 + ? = 17
I had 8 pieces of candy. My sister gave me some more. Now I have 17 pieces of candy. How many did my sister give to me?
9 + ? = 16
I found 16 spiders hiding in the garage. 9 were black and the rest were brown. How many were brown?
We will learn about about the different rock sizes as we compare and classify rocks.
**Look for our class "Moon Book" to be coming home in the next few weeks.
Woo hoo - 1st place in the canned fruit drive! THANK YOU!!
10/28 No School - Parent/Teacher Conference Day
10/31 Wear a fall or halloween shirt. No costumes!
11/1 Dress as your favorite Wizard of Oz character.
We will watch the original Wizard of Oz movie today.
Volunteers Needed for Lunch Duty 10:15-10:45am
*You must be an approved volunteer, and you must fill out a volunteer app every year.
iStation: please have your student login 30 minutes per week
username: s+student ID number
password: student ID number
Bring a water bottle and a dry, healthy snack each day.
We have PE - Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. Please wear appropriate footwear!
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