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Mrs. Crocker's Class News - Week 3/12 - 3/16

Word of the Month: Honesty Communication Arts/Balanced Literacy: Reading, Writing, & Grammar, etc. - weekly sight words -  reading non-fiction & fiction 
-  leveled readers
-  cont. practicing:
-  Readers keep track of who's talking as they read
-  Readers don't just read words, they understand words
-  Readers use everything they know to get the job done QUICKLY
-  Readers investigate ways to make their reading sound great
-  Daily 5:  Read to Self, Read to Someone, Listen to Reading, Word Work, & Writing

Writing:  Nonfiction
-  Opinion writing
Words Their Way - Spelling
-  WW24:  ar, are, air - bark, charm, shark, bare, fare, hare, chair, fair, pair, stair 

-  LN36:  short i & u - zip, big, him, did, six, rub, jug, hum, gum, put
-  LN25:  at, ot, it - that, bat, mat, flat, not, cot, dot, grit, pit, fit 
Math:  Comparing Numbers
-  Using symbols to compare (<, >, =)
-  Problem solving/compare numbers
-  10 more/10 less
-  Chapter Review
-  Chapter Test

Science/Social Studies
-  Presidents
-  Weather/Seasons