Dear Families, Happy Thanksgiving! I am so thankful for our amazing class, who continue to blow me away with their kindness, silliness, happiness, and growth. I hope you all enjoy a restful break and I’m looking forward to meeting with you for conferences! Cheers, Mrs. Geibel
Next week’s skill: Character Traits Identifying the main character and other characters. Describing a character’s physical traits and personality through clues in the text. Using details to describe a character’s feelings about an event in the story. Word Study Word: come Spelling: short e words (+ review of a, i, o, u) Sight Words: if, will, up, other, about
Students will enhance their narratives using more emotion and dialogue in order to develop their voices as writers.
Monday- Jackson Tuesday- Aiden Wednesday- Evan Thursday- Mia Friday- Solange
Next Week’s Share Schedule
Next week’s skills:
Measuring using different units such as pencils, paper clips, and cubes. Recording data on a tally chart. Graphing and analyzing data using bar graphs. Shape challenges on geoboards. Coding on the computer.
At home: Access LightBot and Hour of Code from the Library website to have your child give you an introduction to coding for kids.
Important Dates 20th
Nov. and Parent/ Teacher Conferences Nov. 20th-24th- Thanksgiving Break Dec. 1st- PTO Creative Craft Night at 6:30 pm.
Science/ Social Studies We will begin our unit on weather when we return from break. Students will record daily weather patterns and temperatures.