Lesson Plans
Westbrook 2nd Grade 1st Q 03.04 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/29/2003 Instructor: Debra Berg Academics
Math: We will be studying about equivalent expressions such as 7+2=5+4. We use calculators with fact families. We will work on problem strategies. We will make a chart using tallies and take chapter 1 test.
Spelling and Phonics: We will study the sound of long e spelled e as in she, be. We will study the sound of y as in baby and lady.
We will work with words with ed endings.
Reading: We will study the vocabulary for two stories: "House Repair" and "The Surprise". We will work with high-frequency
words and have many examples where we have to draw conclusions.
Language: We will work with sentences that show commands and exclamations.

Handwriting: The letters Y,y, and D,d will be reviewed.
Science: We will talk about reversible and irreversible changes in matter---mixtures and chemical reactions like a fire changing a tree to ashes.

Health: We will work on the nutrition unit. We will discuss the food pyramid.

Social Studies: We will continue to work on the citizenship unit.