Take a look at our learning last week: Reading We began a new reading unit this week as we set off on an adventure with the characters in our fiction books. Our books can take us anywhere – the beach, the mountains, a treehouse, a tea party and so many more places. We want our first graders… Continue reading Weekly Update
I sent home some Scholastic book flyers with the class today! To order books online, go to: scholastic.com/readingclub Enter class code: LXF6T Orders are due by Friday, March 20th by noon.
Take a look at our learning last week: Reading This week, we worked on our reading fluency. We studied what other readers do to sound like a reading star! Here is what we noticed: We practiced our fluency with our reading partners and visited Mrs. Stutz’s kindergarten class to have them listen to our reading too. … Continue reading Weekly Update
Take a look at our learning from before the break: Reading Our focus during Readers Workshop the week before spring break was understanding what we read. For the past few weeks, we have been working on using all kinds of “tools” when we are stuck on tricky words. This week we learned about some “tools” that can… Continue reading Weekly Update
Take a look at our learning last week: Reading Our first grade readers added more “tools” for solving tricky words to their reading strategy tool box this week! One of our new tools is to read our words part by part. If we slowly say each part, a really long word with lots of syllables isn’t… Continue reading Weekly Update
Take a look at our learning last week: Reading This week our readers practiced some new strategies to help “triple check” that our words are correct. We learned that readers are always thinking about the story. Sometimes when we are stuck on a tricky word, thinking about what’s happening in the story will help… Continue reading Weekly Update
Take a look at our learning last week: Reading During our reading time this week, we worked on being the boss of our reading! If we’re being the boss of our books, when we get to a tricky word we know we have to stop and try something to fix it. If that doesn’t work we can try another… Continue reading Weekly Update
Take a look at our learning last week: Reading In reading this week, we wrapped up our nonfiction reading unit! We continued to work on sounding like experts when we read aloud. We learned that sometimes readers put on their writing glasses and read a book thinking about the cool and interesting features that the… Continue reading Weekly Update
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Take a look at our learning last week: Reading This week in reading, we worked on reading aloud like an expert. To read aloud like an expert, we needed to watch some experts in action. So, we watched a clip of the Kratt Brothers, from the show Wild Kratts. We learned that we can do what Chris and… Continue reading Weekly Update