We are off to another great week of learning. This week we are studying Fables. We are learning the elements of a fable and using text evidence to find the lesson or moral of the story. We are also using text evidence to identify the problem and solution of the story.
Our Essential Question: What can animals in stories teach us?
Comprehension Skill: Problem and Solution
Comprehension Strategy: Making Predictions
Spelling: Long u, Short u
In writing this week we are writing Halloween stories! We are making sure to add characters, setting, and plot. The kiddos are working hard to add a problem and then steps to get to a solution.
In Math we are wrapping up place value and moving on to fact fluency; We are working hard on our math facts. Please have student practice their fact fluency at home. This will greatly help them in their upcoming math lessons. Xtra Math is a great resource. We are learning various strategies to help us find the sum more quickly and effectively.
Remember *** Conferences this week!***
Early out (noon dissmissal) on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday.
Enjoy the half days! :)