What Are We Learning?

Kids
    • UNIT: WHO WE ARE
      August 23 - October 8
      Reading/Letterland: Launching Reader's Workshop, Phonics, Vocabulary, Fluency, Comprehension
      Writing: Crafting True Stories
      Math: Building Mathematical Communities & Understanding Equal Groups
      Using Data to Solve Problems
      Science: Human Body

      UNIT: SHARING THE PLANET
      October 11 - November 30
      Reading/Letterland: Nonficition Expository Text Features, Phonics, Vocabulary, Fluency, Comprehension
      Writing: Poetry
      Math: Stories with Addition and Subtraction
      Science: Landforms and Plants  Social Studies: Geography & Environment

      UNIT:
       HOW WE EXPRESS OURSELVES
      November 9 - January 14
      Reading/Letterland: Characters Across a Series, Phonics, Vocabulary, Fluency, Comprehension
      Writing: Fairytales, Fables & Myths
      Math: Multiplication & Division
      Science: The Universe

      UNIT: HOW WE ORGANIZE OURSELVES
      January 11 - February 18
      Reading/Letterland: Countries Around the World, Phonics, Vocabulary, Fluency, Comprehension
      Writing: Changing the World Persuasive Speeches
      Math: Shapes & their Attributes
      Applying the Operations of Area & Perimeter
      Social Studies: Economy, Earth's Patterns

      UNIT: WHERE WE ARE IN PLACE AND TIME
      February 21 - April 14

      Reading/Letterland: Biography Book Clubs, Phonics, Vocabulary, Fluency, Comprehension
      Writing: Informational 
      Math: Fractions 
      Social Studies: Historical Perspectives & Government, Citizenship

      UNIT: HOW THE WORLD WORKS
      April 25 - June 8

      Reading/Letterland: Social Issues Book Clubs, Phonics, Vocabulary, Fluency, Comprehension
      Writing: Baby Literary Essays
      Math: Tools to Measure Length, Weight & Capacity
      Telling Time, Elapsed Time Word Problems
      Science: Force & Motion, Matter, Energy