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Mrs. Gear First Grade
ONLINE TEXT go to pearsonrealize.com Your child can type in their username and their password to gain access to the online textbook. Usernames are their lunch numbers and their passwords are first initial and the first 4 letters of their last name, followed by the numbers 123. Example Username 750012345
We have 2 main stories for this week: Mole and the Baby Bird. and Dot and Jabber and the Great Acorn Mystery High Frequency words (word wall words) for this week are: door, wood, loved, should, among, none, another, instead. REVIEW of all previously taught ones:
Unit 5 along, never, behind, eyes, pulling, forward. THESE WORDS ARE SIGHT WORDS, meaning I do not want children trying to decode their sounds. Most sight words don't follow phonics rules anyway. Students must say them within 2-3 seconds
Unit 4: room, thought, remember, picture, stood, found, mouth, once, took, wild, colors, draw, drew, great, over, show, sign, about, enjoy give, surprise, worry, would, above, eight, laugh, moon, touch. .
Unit 3 away, house, our, car, very, afraid, again, how, few, red, soon, school, friends, any, every, enough, ever, own, sure, were, always, things, everything, become, day, nothing, stays.
Unit 2: also, some, other, family, new, their, around, under, water, find, food, grow, there, down, together, inside, now, people, who, work, live, out, could, paper, of, be, horse, old, put, no, good, said, want, catch
Unit 1: home, them, into, many, saw, tree, small, your, five, four, this, eat, her, too, blue, help, from, get,use, little, come, on, in, one, way, as, take, what, up, she, his.
Kindergarten yellow, me, my, white, for, red, has, here, little, what, look, where, with, was, a, go, to, I, we, see, the, can, green, gray, like, have, play, black, he, is, she, purple, said, do, blue, you, and, are, this Students have to know them by sight, meaning to they need to be memorized and stay in their memory. They should be able to say them with no more than a 2 or 3 second delay.
Games for sight word practice http://www.ictgames.com/dinosaursEggs/index.html
Spelling words for this week consist of words with the ow, ou spelling patterns in compound words.
Bonus roundabout horsepower background
Sentence Somehow I will do the housework in the downtown townhouse.
Grammar and writing
Identifying pronouns. We will review nouns, verbs. and adjectives Writing finishing touches to our fantasy story plus writing a letter to our main character.
Monday read Puppy Roundup Pick 3 spelling words and use each in a sentence.
Tuesday read Mole and Baby Bird Choose 3 spelling words and write a sentence for each.
Wednesday Read The Rooks' Farm Mark 3 different spelling words and write a sentence for each.
Thursday Read Dot and Jabber and the Great Acorn Mystery study words
Friday Enjoy your weekend!