This week, worked on making our stories come to life. Once we know the pattern, we can almost sing our stories. Using punctuation also helps us to bring our books to life. We learned about ., ?, and !.
How to help: Read a page or two to your child and see if they can continue to read the rest of the book.
This week, students worked on studying sentences. We noticed that sentences have capital letters to start, lowercase letters, spaces between words, and punctuation at the end. Students used lots of sight words to write sentences.
How to help: Discuss places that you have gone. Ex. beach, store, Disney, New York etc. Practice where, who and what happened into complete sentences.
Practice reading and writing sight words.
This week, we learned how to write and make the sound for the letters v and w.
W - wind /w/
I am sending home a complete list of K sight words. You can introduce words as you wish. New sight words: can
How to help: You can practice naming all the letters below, making the sounds, and writing the lowercase letter.
Taught letters: t, b, f, n, m, i, u, c, o, a, g, d, s, e, r, p, j, l, h, v, w
Taught sight words: a, is, my, I, see, like, look, at, the, can,
How to help: Read and write sight words!
Students took an assessment on units 1 and 2.
How to help:
Count to 30
Count backward from 20
Count on or backward from a different number other than 1
Write numbers 1 -5
Count a group of objects
We talked about Veterans Day. We are continuing to learn about what life was like a long time ago during the first Thanksgiving.
Feast - We will be having our Thanksgiving feast on Wednesday. You are welcome to join. Just let me know if you plan to attend. We will be ordering pizza for our feast. Sent in $3.00 to cover pizza and the cost of some other supplies to make our feast complete. If your child does not eat pizza, please let me know. You can bring in your own lunch or eat the fixings that will be served!
We learned how animas take safety from the sun’s rays. We made braceets with UV beads to show how the sun’s rays are strong even on a not so sunny day.
11/20- BOE meeting- 7:00 p.m.
11/21- Early Dismissal for Staff and Students- 1:05 p.m.
11/22 & 11/23- Thanksgiving Recess