Mrs. Birkofer's Class
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Links to Resources
Homework- We will have weekly tests on the following content:
Words of the Week, Reading Fluency (speed+accuracy), Reading Comprehension, Writing (sample of a particular skill), and Math
Please help your child prepare for these assessments by practicing at home at least 20 min. each night.
Date: October 29 - Nov. 2
Words of the Week
Phonics Skill: Compound Words
backpack, sunfish, starfish, sunset, sunup, sundown, gumball, ballpark, setback, Sunday, upset, without, himself, herself, upside, friendship, bedroom, pancake, today, inside, become, nowhere
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Mrs. P Reads
Phonics- short vs. long vowels
Vowel Sounds Story
Jack Hartman- vowels
Reading- Main Idea
Writing- Personal Narrative
How to write a story
Math- Find the Shape
Shapes with Jack Hartman
What are Fractions?
Science- Animals with Winter Coats
How do animals stay warm?
Social Studies- Continents 1
Grades- Students will receive at least 3 grades per academic standard. See link to standards here. Grades will come from daily assignments (observations + written), projects, and tests. Homework is not graded, but highly recommended for student success. Students also receive quarterly behavior/conduct grades. You can find the first grade report card here.