Mrs. Blake's Blossoms

North Bay Haven Charter Academy

February 16-19, 2016

Thank You!

Thank you so much for all the wonderful valentine presents and treats. Your kindness and generosity certainly made me feel very special and loved. I hope that you all have a wonderful holiday weekend. Thank you again.

Current News

Our class needs 24-count Crayola crayons. If you can send some, please do!

This week will be a review week. We will be reviewing the letters H, E, R, L, B and K as well as sight words are, he, is, little, my, she, was, with.

Please remember that students should complete homework with an adult. It is important than an adult read all homework directions so that students understand what they are expected to do. Please look over your child’s homework and encourage them to work neatly and always do their best.

Calendar Items

  • Presidents Day - NO SCHOOL - Monday, February 15
  • Library Books Due - Monday, February 15
  • Spirit Day - Friday, February 19
  • Library Visit - Monday, February 22
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What We Are Learning This Week:

Language Arts:

Wonders Unit 6: Weather for All Seasons

Week 3: Stormy Weather

Essential Question: How can you stay safe in bad weather?

Phonemic Awareness:
Phoneme Identity
Phoneme Blending
Phoneme Addition

Phonics Review: /h/h, /e/e, /f/f, /r/r, /b/b, /l/l, /k/k, ck

Oral Vocabulary: safe, prepare, notice, celebration, enough

Listening Comprehension:

Genre – Fiction

Strategy – Visualize
Skill – Key Details

Category Words: Question Words

Handwriting: Hh, Ee, Ff, Rr, Bb, Ll, Kk, ck

Writing Trait: Voice

Grammar: Nouns


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, red, yellow, blue, green, orange, pink, brown, black, purple, white


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 9 – More Addition & Subtraction; Topic 10 - Composing Numbers 11-19

Social Studies / Science:

Weather / Seasons

Presidents Day


-en Word Family: pen, men, ten, hen, den, Ben, when, then

Making Valentines