Mrs. Coleman's Weekly News!
This week in Language Arts we worked with environmental print. They wrote sentences using different environmental print pictures of their choice. Everyone chose six pictures/words such as (Subway), to use in their paper and when finished shared their sentences with table partners. We also read a story titled, "My Lucky Day" about a pig that tricks a fox. Everyone enjoyed the story, and we discussed and identified nouns from the book. We made a class list of nouns from the story on dry-erase boards and other nouns from our classroom. We will continue to work on noun recognition and verbs next week.
In Social Studies this week, we created and learned about different maps. Using environmental print they created a map with a map key, and shared their maps with the class. They also created a large map using a key we created together on construction paper. The maps all included, roads, ponds, houses, buildings and cars.
Our visit to the DuPage Children's Museum was great! Everyone created a box of 3D shapes following the teachers instructions and listened well. They all enjoyed playing and interacting with the museum activities! I highly recommend going with them if you have a chance!
Next week we will begin spelling tests on Fridays! Spelling homework and directions will be in folders on Monday, please reach out if you have any questions.