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Mrs. Boyd

Mrs. Boyd's Classroom

April 16-19, 2018

April 16-19, 2018

Important Information:

April break- April 20-23

Kindergarten Music “Informance” Schedule-

Mrs. Wilson’s class-Wednesday, April 25

Mrs. Combe’s class-Thursday, April 26

Mrs. Lapp’s class- Friday, April 27

Mrs. Boyd’s class- Monday, April 30

AVA Family 5k- Saturday, April 28 from 10:00am-1:00pm

Looking ahead- Cheyenne Mountain Zoo field trip, May 11 ***Please look for the permission slip in this week’s Thursday folder.

                           

Specials This Week

4/16

Monday

Music/Library

4/17

Tuesday

  P.E

4/18

Wednesday

Computers

4/19

Thursday

Art

4/20

Friday

No School- April Break/Teacher work day

Wonders

Unit 10:

Week 1- Weekly Concept: Problem Solvers

Essential Question: “What can happen when we work together?”

Listening Comprehension: What’s the big idea, Molly?- Fantasy

Oral Vocabulary: decide, opinion, ragged, marvel, grateful

Interactive Read-aloud: The Elves and the Shoemaker- Tale

Shared Reading: “A good time for Luke!” –Fiction

Phonics: Long u (u_e)

Writing Trait:  Word Choice

Grammar: Pronouns

Sight Words

I, can, the, we, see, a, like, did, it, to, will, run, and, in, find, go, under, eat, you, do, down, say, big, one, that, my, well, please, are, ran, but, he, with, all, is, little, over,

she, was, there, be, away, jump, for, have, get, they, of, said, want, here, me, this what, make, soon, now, help, too, ate, has, play, where, look, who, good

Singapore Math

Unit 17: Addition Stories

Students will review the concept of addition- the joining of two sets, understand the + and = symbols, use symbols and numbers to write addition sentences (equations), and review addition facts to 10.

http://www.abcya.com/math_match.htm

Science

This month we will be learning about landforms. Our topics will include, what types of landforms there in the world and how they were and are created. Students will be exposed to vocabulary words like mountain, hill, valley, canyon, plateau, island and ocean.

History and Geography

Taking Care of Earth: We will learn that the resources of Earth are limited: they must be conserved and protected from pollution if they are to last. Students will learn that we can conserve resources by practicing the 3 R’s. Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.

George Washington Carver: Students will learn about the life and scientific achievements of George Washington Carver. Carver’s interest and skill in working with plants helped him become a world-renowned researcher and inventor.

Monthly Saying:

“April showers bring May flowers.”

Character Trait: RESPECT

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