Reading: We are focusing on nonfiction text and identifying the main idea and key details. Students use the sentence starter "This book is all about ________" to describe the main idea. We find the key details on the different pages of the text.
Writing: We are completing research on different schools in different places. Students will be creating an "all about" book on different schools. They are practicing note-taking as we learn.
Math: We are decomposing numbers 1-5, by breaking the whole into smaller parts. We can decompose an amount using 2 colors, using a break-apart stick, or using math mountains. Students use an addition sentence to describe their decomposition. _+_=_
Science: We are exploring living versus non-living things in our animals unit.
Social Studies: We are learning the ways that we are alike and different from one another and making comparisons.