This week we are working on making and confirming predictions when we read. We will also review characters, setting, and plot. We will also review characteristics of fiction and nonfiction. We will combine the subjects and predicates of sentences and use quotation marks. We will begin our unit on writing personal narratives. In social studies, we will focus on rules, laws, citizenship, and calendars.
Today has been crazy! This week we are continuing to focus on main idea and details. In grammar, we are identifying the predicate of sentences. We are finishing our unit on writing procedures. In social studies, we are celebrating patriot or freedom week.
This week we will work on identifying the main idea and important details when we read. Then we will use that information to write a summary. We will also work on fiction vs. nonfiction and sort characteristics of the two genres.
In writing, we are still working on procedures for our mini lessons. This week, students will write about an activity they like to do with their family or something they did with their family this weekend.
We will learn about and identify the subject of sentences during our grammar mini lessons this week. We are still introducing and using activities from my School is Cool! Literacy Stations resources.
This month's character focus is courage. We will work on defining it this week and discussing our courage quote for the week. This resource was just added to my store. The link is included below.