MATH: Continuing work with grouping ten items (especially pennies to trade for dimes), graphing and the questions that go along. UNIT 2 TEST WILL BE THURSDAY, OCT. 24. We will work on the study guide in class and students will bring it home to study for their homework NEXT week.
WRITING: Writing to teach others how to do something!
READING: Being sure to read all the way to the endings of words, remembering that each syllable has a vowel (for both reading and writing).
SOCIAL STUDIES: We begin studying Benjamin Franklin - his contributions to society as well as how his life then is the same or different from our lives now. TEST WILL BE FRIDAY, OCT. 25. I will send home a study guide in the Friday folder.
SAVE THE DATE!!! Art Show for 1st and 3rd grade will be Nov. 14. More info to come home between now and then.
These are some high points - not a full list....
Many topics carry over from week to week.