Hoot Owl News!
Fevruary 21 - February 25, 2011
Learning! What it's all about!
Phonics- We are working on digraph au, aw ow, and oe. They make the sound of short o. We are also working on a as in ball. We will work on the rule changing y to i and add the rest. (worry worried cherry cherries)
Spelling- Follow the link for spelling list to find information on Spelling.
Reading- We are reading a nonfiction story about the moon. The students will write about what they would do if they landed onthe moon.
Language - We are working on contractions this week. How do we make them? Why do we need them?
Math- We will have our test over the different types of graphs. We will begin unit 10 midweek. It is over probability
Science - We will be focusing on rock formations, weathering, and erosion.
Religion - The two Bible stories for the week are The Good Shepherd (John 10:11-18; Luke 15:1-7) and The Wedding at Cana (John 2:1-11.)
I am reading Charlotte's Web by E.B. White to the class. If you have a copy of it at home, please send it with your child so they can read along with me.
There have been several students out sick the past two weeks. Remind your child to wash wash wash their hands! Cover their mouth when they cough. Use kleenexes when needed!