What are we learning about?
Reading- We are continuing an author’s study of Leo Lionni. While reading his books we are working on the comprehension strategies of: Sequencing and Problem and Solution. Try having your child retell a story- focus only on four to five important events. Use words like: In the beginning, First, Next, Then and At the end______. Identify the main problem and solution in a text.
Phonics/ Grammar- We reviewed all of the phonics patterns in chart 8. We also practiced using Adjectives to describe apples and icecream.
Math–Chapter 3 Addition Strategies: Add in any order, Count On, Add Doubles, Doubles plus or minus 1
Social Studies/Science- Students are learning about the parts of a plant and how plants use these parts to survive. In our Science Journals we are writing down observations about the lima bean seed we planted.
Writing- Students took their Opinion writing test.
What do you think______________?
In my opinion, _____________________
I think this because ________________
One time, _____________________
Another reason ___________________
For example, _____________________
Now you know why ________________
9/24-10/8 Fall Break
Students Return October 9th – Regular Day
10/18 Picture Day
MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR SATURDAY OCTOBER 13 PARENT ACADEMY 8-12@ Vista Square Call 619-425-9600 ext 1520 for more information