Friday, October 21, 2016

Peek At The Week

We a fun-filled week! I can't wait to see all of the family tree projects due next Thursday on October 27th.

Here are some of the things we have been working on:

In Math: 
·   Reviewed for Topic 2 with a reteaching page
·   Played a new odd/even game
·        Took our Topic 2 test
·        Began Topic 3 with review and new vocabulary
·       Used the hundred chart to solve addition problems 
·       Used an open number line to solve addition problems with tens  
·       Used an open number line to solve addition problems with tens and ones  
·        Listened to a new math story about addition to color and solve
·       Practiced ST Math  

In Fundations and Reading:
·        Learned about new vowel teams and plural rules
·        Learned new suffixes to make plurals (s, es, ed, ing, er, and est)
·        Discussed the words thicker and softest for vocabulary
·        Practiced skill sheets
·        Practiced categories of words for s, es and ies
·        Learned to play trick word relay

·        My reading group read Grandpa Comes to Stay.

In Science:
·        Mr. Muscleman came and taught us about pumpkins and did a cool experiment
·        We learned that we needed fuel, oxygen, and heat energy to produce fire
·        Read a book called A Tree for All Seasons and made a tree life cycle
·         Read Tell Me Tree by Gail Gibbons and read a poem about an oak tree and color different parts

In Writing:
·        We began our individual personal narratives and used a planner to help us.
·        We wrote our beginnings, middles, and we are working on the ending.
·       Learned about contractions

We had our 2nd Friendship Circle Friday to share at least 1 good thing we liked about our week in school.

Enjoy the weekend!

-Mrs. Farrand :)

Mr. Muscleman asks about sink and float

Pumpkin parts

We need fuel, oxygen, and heat energy

Pumpkin Puke!