Class News 1 (Sept-Nov)

Units of Study

Mathematics: Routines, Routines, Routines

Everyday Mathematics Routines

Number of the Day Routines

Attendance Routines

Job Chart Routines

Monthly Calendar routines

Chapter 1

Establishing Daily Routines

Getting to Know Numbers 1-9

Comparing Numbers

Exploring Shape Combinations

Chapter 2

Learning 2-D shapes

Getting to Know Pattern Blocks

Comparing Numbers

Ten Frames

Reading: We are Readers Exploring the Exciting World of Books

In our first unit of study, students will become familiar with the routines of the reading workshop, and learn what readers do.

Writing: Launching the Writing Workshop

Students will be introduced to the writing workshop routines and learn to use writers' folder.

Turn and Talk

When I'm done, I've just begun!

Social Studies: School and School Community

What is a school and What does it mean to be a good citizen of a school community?

School Community helps children learn

Rules to follow in the classroom

The Importance of respecting one another

Rights and responsibilities of citizens

Science:

Weather

How can we keep track of and analyze our weather patterns?

Observe and record weather.

Observe and find trend with weather.

Create and interpret bar graphs, circle graphs, and line graphs to note data.

5 Senses

What are the 5 senses?

How does your senses help you learn about the world?