Students will be able to practice specific reading strategies in the areas of phonics, phonemic awareness, fluency, comprehension, and vocabulary through the following avenues:
Mini-lessons - whole class reading strategy lessons.
Guided Reading - small group reading instruction.
WRITER'S WORKSHOPStudents will be able to practice specific writing strategies through the mini-lesson format. Share writing, interactive writing, and small groups, and one-on-one conferencing with the teacher to explore the following writing avenues:
Writing opinion pieces
Writing informative/explanatory texts
Using digital tools for writing
Completing writing research projects (i.e. "how-to" books)
Researching and gather sources
Students will be able to practice specific math strategies through the mini-lesson format to achieve goals in the areas of:
Numbers to 20
Numbers and place value to 100
Operations on Whole Numbers:
Add and subtract 2-digit numbers within 20
Add and subtract 2-digit numbers within 100
Halves and quarters
Add and subtract 1-digit numbers
Add and subtract 2-digit numbers and 1's and 10's
Add and subtract 2-digit numbers, no regrouping
Making adding and subtracting stories
One-step word problems
Time to the half hour
Length, Measurement, and Capacity:
Measurement in non-standard units
Common 2-dimensional shapes
TCI Social Studies Alive! My School and Family
Life At School
Getting Along at School/Cooperative Behavior
Rules at School
Maps- Cardinal Directions, Map Key, Types of Maps, Map of Classroom
Schools of the PastWorking Together at School
Learn from each other
How to be a good school helperFamilies Are Special
How family members care for one another
How Families Change
Exploring Family Traditions
TCI Bring Science Alive! Exploring Science
What Do You See in the Sky?
Where Is the Sun in the Sky?
How Long Is the Sun in the Sky?
Where Is the Moon in the Sky?
Where Are the Stars in the Sky?
Light and Sound
How Does Light Help You See?
How Does Light Travel?
How Are Shadows Made?
How Is Sound Made?
How Does Sound Travel?
How Do People Use Light and Sound to Send Messages?
Plant and Animal Parts
How Are Plants and Animals Like Others of the Same Kind?
How Are Plants and Animals Like Their Parents?
What Different Parts Do Plants Have?
What Different Parts Do Animals Have?
How Do Plants and Animals Sense Things?
How Do Plants and Animals Take in Water, Food, Air, and Light?
How Do Plants and Animals Stay Safe?
How Do Young Plants and Animals Stay Safe?