Peek at Sept. 29th-Oct. 3
Spelling: Special Sounds this week are: ay in pray, sc in scat, sk in skate. Our spelling words are: may, way, say, stay, play, scale, scan, scuff, scoop, scout, skate, sky, skid, skip, ask, dusk, brisk, says, said, today
Reading: Our story this week is: “Helping Out”
Genre: Nonfiction: Photo Essay – A photo essay tells about a topic using photographs and words.
1. alongside – by the side of
2. chores – jobs that have to be done regularly
3. engine – motor
4. simple – not difficult, fancy or complicated
5. sprout – begin to grow
6. tool – an object that makes a job easier
Math: We will have a test on Ch 3 on Monday.
*Timed Test on Wednesday, 50 addition problems/3min/sums to 18. Practice flash cards.
Social Science: We will have a vocabulary test on spiders on Tuesday. We will then begin a unit on weather.
Reminders and Requests:
*Oct. 10th: teacher work day and a student holiday.
*Oct. 13th: Columbus Day
*Oct. 15th: pumpkin book report is due
*Oct. 28th: first field trip to Savannah Children's Theater