review trick words: her, number, over,would, could, should come, some, too, also, very put, two, why, by, try, my, who, what, when are, were, do, does, from, have, the, a, and, is, his, of as, has, to, into, we, he, she, be, me, or, for, you, your, I, they, one, said, was
This week in school....
- Korrine shared about her weekend with Piggie and Jake shared about his weekend with Gerald. Colin is taking home Pigeon this weekend....have fun!
- we celebrated Korrine’s birthday.
- We celebrated Jake and Chole’s 1/2 birthday!
- Mr. Capobianco was our guest reader. Thank you!
- we celebrated Dr. Seuss’ birthday! We made Dr. Seuss hats and read some Dr. Seuss books.
- we learned 2 new vowel teams. ai bait /a/ and ay play /a/
- we learned about closed syllables. A syllable is closed when it only has 1 vowel and a consonant after the vowel. When the syllable is closed, it makes the short vowel sound. example. she is not a closed syllable. shed is a closed syllable.
- We changed our calendar to March.
- We started charting the weather and temperature for March. We could NOT get over the fact that there were two days in February that were in the 70’s!
- we started a new unit of study for Reading Workshop. We are the boss of our reading. We know that if we come across any words that give us trouble, we
- TRY SOMETHING
- TRY SOMETHING ELSE TO GET THE JOB DONE!
- ask your child which reading strategies they can use to help solve tricky words.
- we had a math assessment. We are done with unit 5 (working with multiples of 10). On Monday, we will start unit 6.
- we wrote about our favorite Olympic winter sport. Ask your child what their favorite is and why.
- Mrs. Schwarm was out and we had a guest teacher.
- during writing, we finished up writing about our collections and took them home. We read through our stories and made sure they were easy for others to read.
- walk to school day was cancelled due to the poor weather. It will be rescheduled for April 6.
- We made Chinese Lanterns to celebrate the Chinese New Year.
3/2 - Family Sleep Under was cancelled for tonight
3/7 - Early Release day - dismissal is at 12:15