Sunday, February 7, 2016

Peek At The Week

A Snow Day?!! After an almost 60 degree day, that was certainly unexpected! I hope all the kids had some time to play in the snow! 

Here's a peek at what we did this week:

In Math:
  • Began Unit 10 on place value up to 1,000
  • Used base ten blocks to solve problems with 3 digit
  • Learned expanded form 200+30+9, standard form 239 and number word two hundred thirty-nine vocabulary
  • Used 10 more/less or 100 more/less to solve problems in the hundreds

In Social Studies:
  • Started discussing maps and globes and their differences/similarities
  • Watched Brain Pop Jt. videos on maps and continents
  • Made a "Where I Live" booklet and folder
  • Learned about 7-5-4-2 for the 7 continents, 5 oceans, 4 hemispheres, and 2 poles
  • Learned 2 songs and made a map to help us remember the 7 continents and 5 oceans
  • Learned about cardinal directions N, E, S, W
  • Began a landform and bodies of water booklet
In Writing:
  • Practiced leader and follower sentences for homework practice
In Fundations and Reading:
  • Read Lionel and Amelia
  • Compared them using a Venn Diagram
  • Discussed friendships and differences
  • Practiced writing a summary
Continued to work on Unit 9 /r/ sounds for er, ir, ur

*Don't forget to send in a snack for our Snack Attack basket!