What's Up, Buttercup?
This Week's Objectives
Essential Question: Why do we love animals?
Grammar/Mechanics: possessive nouns and apostrophes
Strategies: Key details, rereading
We are beginning our Christmas Around the World Unit! We will visit different countries and learn how they celebrate this time of year. We will do a close read, write in response to our reading, and do a special craft for each country. This week we visit America and Mexico!
We are really working on adding and subtracting fluently to twenty this month. Addition is pretty solid, but subtraction could use a little practice. We are also learning about arrays and repeated addition.
Science/Social Studies: geography/continents with Christmas Around the World