A RECAP OF OUR WEEK & A GLIMPSE INTO NEXT WEEK
Math – Place Value
We have been working on adding with tens, counting on by ones & by tens, and adding tens & ones separately to find sums within 100.
“Place value is perhaps the most fundamental concept in the elementary and middle school mathematics curriculum.” H.J. Sherman|L.I. Richardson|G.J. Yard — Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall Updated on May 5, 2014
Next Week: We will continue learning about Place Value.
Language Arts –
Main reading selection – Mama’s Birthday Present by Carmen Tafolla
Next Week: The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds
Phonics – Long ai and ay; Possessives – ‘s and s’
Next week: Long e: ea; Inflected Endings er and est (change the y to an i & then add the ending)
Sight Words – about, enjoy, give, surprise, worry, would
Next Week: hobby, inspiration, masterpiece, sculpture
Grammar – Adjectives
Next Week: Adjectives for Colors and Shapes
Comprehension Strategy – Draw Conclusions
Next Week: Theme
Religion – The Season of Lent
Next Week: Lent
Social Studies – Black History Month (Rosa Parks)
We first heard about Rosa Parks in January when we were discussing Martin Luther King, Jr. This week, we learned more about her and her very important contributions.
Science – Sound
We are learning that, like light, sound travels in waves.
Next Week: We will continue with our sound wave experiments.