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Students started class each day by writing in their journal, doing the daily review activity, & practicing handwriting. Continued with Unit 11 Pronouns. Lesson Objectives: Used I & me correctly in sentences, naming self first, identified possessive pronouns in sentences, & substituted possessive pronouns for possessive nouns in sentences. Students did IXL or Study Island when they completed their…Continue
Added by Shawna Oglesby on May 1, 2015 at 12:32pm — No Comments
5th, 6th, and 7th grade did state testing this week, so 4th grade had an enjoyable week of movies, pe, and recesses.
Added by Jennifer Casey on May 1, 2015 at 10:17am — No Comments
Students took their achievement tests this week.
4th S.S.- Finished up their president's project.
On Thursday, the 4th grade went on a field trip to Victor Landing.
Added by Shawna Oglesby on April 24, 2015 at 5:30pm — No Comments
We have had a great week learning all about "The Garden". We learned our theme song "Plant some seeds as well as sang lots of other songs. We watched videos on the planting process and how the roots grow from seeds.
We planted radishes, carrots, and onions, in our root viewer and are anxiously waiting for our seeds to sprout roots and grow. We made several graphs this week about plants, tools and bugs we need and see in the…
Added by Sue Ellen Dodd on April 24, 2015 at 1:00pm — No Comments
This week in K we wrapped up our unit on Animals, it was such a fun and interesting theme. Our caterpillars have weave into their chrysalis' and we are eagerly awaiting there metamorphosis into butterflies! I introduced our last two high frequency words of the year: have,that. In Math we finished up Chapter 9 on two dimensional shapes and took our test on Friday.
Added by Stace Bobbitt on April 24, 2015 at 12:26pm — No Comments
Our 4th grade classes did their reading and math OCCT Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday. On Thursday, our 4th grade attended a field trip to Victor Landing where they experienced outdoor classrooms. On Friday, our students had a reward day by watching a movie for all their hard work this week.
Added by Jennifer Casey on April 24, 2015 at 8:58am — No Comments
This week in Kindergarten we were introduced to two new sight words: give, little. We continued working on reading comprehension discussing details and main idea of a story. In phonics we reviewed sounds in words, beginning, middle, and ending. In Math this week we learned about circles, squares, and triangles, discussing curves and vertices.
Added by Stace Bobbitt on April 19, 2015 at 10:11pm — No Comments
This week our theme was Space/NIght/Day. Our theme song was Mr. Sun. For our vocabulary words we added night, sleep, dark, day, stars, moon, sun, and planets. For our phonological awareness we did onset rhyme blending. For letter/sound recognition we learned the letter Yy, and reviewed the number 1-10. For our shared writing we named things we do during the day and night. We read several books like: How the Sky Got its Stars, The Solar System and What Makes Day and Night.
Added by Sue Ellen Dodd on April 17, 2015 at 3:31pm — No Comments
Students started class each day by writing in their journal, doing the daily review activity, & practicing handwriting. Students took Unit 9 test over Capitalization & Punctuation. Started on Unit 11 Pronouns. Lesson Objectives: Identified pronouns in sentences & distinguished between singular & plural, identified subject pronouns in sentences, substituted pronouns for nouns as the subjects of…Continue
Added by Shawna Oglesby on April 17, 2015 at 2:56pm — No Comments
Reading/Spelling: Students have been working on OCCT prep materials and computer practice for the state test, which starts Monday, April 20.
Science: We finished up Unit C Chapter 4 test on the planets. Students have been preparing for the state test and learning more about the solar system by watching Discover Education.
Added by Jennifer Casey on April 17, 2015 at 8:16am — No Comments
This week we began our theme of Animals All Around. We studied different habitats of animals. Our sight words of the week were and, there. We wrapped up our Chapter 8 in Math and will test on Monday.
Added by Stace Bobbitt on April 13, 2015 at 11:54am — No Comments
This week our theme was "Weather". For our theme song we sang "What's the Weather?" We watched videos of the different kinds of clouds, rain and thunderstorms, tornadoes, hurricanes, hail storms, sandstorm and snow. For vocabulary we wrote words about the weather and for phonologiical awareness we did onset rhyme blend letter together. For our shared writing we learned descriptive sentences: Ants have red heads. They really enjoyed this. We also watched and…Continue
Added by Sue Ellen Dodd on April 10, 2015 at 3:42pm — No Comments
Students started class by writing in their journal, doing the daily review activity, & practicing handwriting. Students completed Unit 9 Check-up. The following skills were reviewed: Correct Sentences, Capitalizing Names of People & Pets, Capitalizing Names of Places & Things, Abbreviations, Commas in a Series, More Uses for Commas, Quotations & Quotation Marks, & Titles. Students did IXL…Continue
Added by Shawna Oglesby on April 10, 2015 at 12:36pm — No Comments
Reading/Spelling: Our story this week is In My Family. We are working on how to identify the chronological order of events in a selection by using time order words, reading and understanding an autobiography, and spelling words that are irregular verbs correctly. Tests will be Monday.…Continue
Added by Jennifer Casey on April 10, 2015 at 8:41am — No Comments
This week we read the book, In the Tall, Tall, Grass. We reviewed rhyming words, high frequency words: they, where, are, want, good, and wrote sentences using those words. We celebrated the holiday by making Easter egg headbands. In our math program we continued working with numbers 20 and beyond. On Thursday we enjoyed the school choir, Mane Attraction, perform their Spring show for us. We also had our egg hunt and ice cream sundae party in the afternoon.
Added by Stace Bobbitt on April 2, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments
This has been a fun 4 day week. This week we studies "Backyard Creatures". We talked all about ants, bees, grasshoppers, katydids, frogs, ladybugs and other insects. Our magic letter this week was the letter /Ii/ and we continued to work on thyming words as well as silly/nonsense rhyming words. We made caterpillars and dyed Easter eggs in art, watched one of our chicks hatch and on Thursday we had the priviledge to watch Howe's "Mane Attraction" perform. It was absolutely fantastic. …Continue
Added by Sue Ellen Dodd on April 2, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Students started class each day by writing in their journal, doing the daily review activity, & practicing handwriting. Continued with Unit 9 Lesson Objectives: Wrote the titles of publications, & combined short sentences into one longer sentence that contained adjectives in a series. Reviewed using quotations. Students did IXL or Study Island when they finished their…Continue
Added by Shawna Oglesby on April 2, 2015 at 8:42am — No Comments
Reading/Spelling: Our story this week is Blue Willow. We have been working on how to determine the author's point of view, reading and understanding a realistic fiction, and spelling words by adding -ed and -ing.
Science: We are beginning Unit C Chapter 4 by learning what the effects…Continue
Added by Jennifer Casey on April 1, 2015 at 1:12pm — No Comments
This week in K we finished our theme of Jobs People Do. We reviewed the following high frequency words: are, they, we, she, good, go, up, & for. We continued to practice breaking words into individual sounds. I introduced two letters this week: Yy and Zz.
Our We Really Shine program was Friday with a western theme. The buckaroos did a FANTASTIC job! Yee Haw!
Added by Stace Bobbitt on March 27, 2015 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Wow! This has been a fun week learning all about the "OCEAN". We have learned about so many different kinds of ocean life. Two of the favorites of the class this week was, the Norwhal whales and the seaweed dragon. I have been very impressed with how much information my kiddos have had about these ocean animals. They have also named some I had never heard of. Thankful for Octanauts and what they are teaching kids. Our favorite book was "Under the Sea" telling all about the…Continue
Added by Sue Ellen Dodd on March 27, 2015 at 10:17am — No Comments