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Mar. 18-22

Reading: Dinosaurs skills: distinguish between fiction/nonfiction books, text features, ask/answer questions about details in a text, story elements, making connections, retelling, inferencing, visualization, wondering/questioning while reading, character traits, main idea and details, author’s point

Math: time to hour and half hour

English/Writing: writing dates correctly

Spelling: find, saw, now, old, taking, joining, shouted, fault, starvation, plastic, four, word   **Spelling test will be on Thursday.

Sight Words: Review the ten highlighted words on the Sight Word List and continue with the rest of the words on the page. We will begin testing again this week.

Vocabulary Words: : evidence-facts, objects, or signs that help prove something is true, discover-find something, especially something that was hidden or lost, protect-keep from harm or danger, gigantic-very, very big, fossil-hardened impression of a plant or animal that lived long ago      

            HOMEWORK

Mon.: Read book and complete comprehension sheet, language sheet

Tues. Math sheet

Wed.: Read a book and study spelling.

Thurs.: Math sheet

 

Notes

This is the beginning of our last 9 weeks. Students are expected to do more work independently. Please go over classwork and homework. This is the time that mastery of skills is determined.  

 

Dates to Remember

 

March 21st-Report Cards

 

March 21st-Wear your favorite Disney shirt and donate $1 for Down Syndrome Awareness.

 

March 29th-PTA Hat Day $1

 

April 19th and 22nd-Easter holidays

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   Helpful Websites:

 

Fry Word link:

 http://candohelperpage.com/sightvocab_1.html

 

Ordinal Numbers Games

 

http://www.primarygames.com/squigly/start.htm

 

http://www.manythings.org/wbg/numbers-jw.html

 

http://www.manythings.org/wbg/numbers-mw.html

 

 

 

Sound Recognition Games

 

http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/picturematch/

 

 

 

Word Family Games

 

http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/wordfamily/

 

http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/Games/mag/spelling.html

 

http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/construct/index.html

 

 

 

Building/Reading Words Games

 

http://www.earobics.com/gamegoo/games/alien/ashlo.html

 

http://www.bgfl.org/bgfl/custom/resources_ftp/client_ftp/ks1/english/coconut/index.htm

 

http://www.dositey.com/2008/language/spelling/Mislet3.htm

 

http://www.mrcpl.org/literacy/lessons/sight/

 

http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/word_builder/level1/1_10.html

 

 

 

Rhyming Games

 

http://www.sadlier-oxford.com/phonics/grade_k_1/rhyming_k_1/hifreq.htm

 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/laac/words/dg3.shtml

 

http://funschool.kaboose.com/fun-blaster/games/game_rhyme_time.html

 

http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/bll/reggie/store/index.htm

 

 

 

ABC Order Games

 

http://www.earobics.com/gamegoo/games/pawpark2/pawpark2.html

 

http://alexandria-es10.lausd.k12.ca.us/Staff_Pages/Henry_Anker/Mr_Anker_Tests_New/Language/Language_Skills/Alphabetizing/Alphabetizing_Set_1.swf

 

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/assets/resources/flash.php?&file=wordorder1

 

 

 

Money Games

 

http://www.vectorkids.com/vkcoincount_content.html

 

http://funschool.kaboose.com/minyanland/games/game_money_sorter.html

 

http://www.hbschool.com/activity/counting_money/

 

http://www.primarygames.com/Spending%20Spree/start.htm

 

 

 

Additon Games

 

http://www.softschools.com/math/games/fishing_add.jsp

 

http://www.fun4thebrain.com/addition.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

Other Smart Board Interactive Games/Activities

 

http://jc-schools.net/tutorials/PPT-games/

 


http://www.iknowthat.com

http://funbrain.com

http://www.primarygames.com
          see curriculum guide link at the bottom of the home page
http://www.starfall.com
          phonics and beginning reading lessons, songs, and videos
http://www.gamequarium.com
www.pbskids.org                       
www.aplusmath.com
www.scholastic.com
http://illumination.nctm.org
www.poptropica.com
www.coolmath4kids.com
www.mathplayground.com
www.aaamath,com
www.cut-the-knot.org
          math, logic, thinking, and problem-solving activities
www.aplusmath.com
http://www.apples4theteacher.com/
          * good, includes interactive 100’s chart
http://www.learningbox.com/
          interactive learning resources and hands-on internet sites
www.mathcats.com
www.coolmath.com
www.dosity.com
http://www.linkslearning.org/


Lists of links to other websites

www.oswego.org
          a NY school district,
*includes a create your own interactive games program
click on Instructional resources,
then Interactive educational games

www.jc-schools.net
          Jefferson Co., TN
quick links (at the right) then interactive websites

www.globalclassroom.org
  interactive resources *very easy to find, lots of sites

www.internet4classrooms.com
Website sorted by grade/subject/objective
*very good

http://www.picadome.fcps.net
click on technology, curriculum, then interactive links
*very good (especially for kindergarten and first grade)

http://www.juliethompson.com/SMART.html

 

http://www.theteachersguide.com/SmartBoards.htmttp://edweb.tusd.k12.az.us/ekowalcz/math/elementary_web_sites.htm
http://edweb.tusd.k12.az.us/ekowalcz/math/index.htm
http://webmail.desotocountyschools.org/subsite/soe/page/smartboard-resource-page-10491&admvw=y
http://www.ellsworth.k12.wi.us/hillcrest/jungmann/index.html

Online tools

         
www.education.smarttech.com
Educator resources, Lesson activities, Browse curriculum standards, United States, then put in MS, grade and subject for Notebook lessons

http://www.nettrekker.com/

http://streaming.discoveryeducation.com/

http://www.storylineonline.net/
classic children’s books read aloud by the Screen Actor’s guild members

http://www.kewlcartoons.com/
Online viewing of cartoon, including Liberty’s Kids.  Requires free sign-up process.

 

http://www.abcya.com/

 

http://www.mrscarosclass.com/powerpoints.htm  Very cool powerpoints and links to other powerpoint sites.  http://www.carlscorner.us.com/  Just great teacher stuff, printables, games, etc. 

 

 http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/mentalmaths/countersquare.html

 

This is the one with the interactive hundred's chart using transparent counters.

 

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

 

paint program for spelling words

 

http://www.theteachersguide.com/InteractiveSitesMathSmartBoard.htm

 

www.wreg.com

 

http://webtech.fdresa.org/amiller/first%20grade%20harcourt.htm