Lesson Plans
Westbrook 2nd Grade 1st Q 08.09 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/01/2008 Instructor: Debra Berg Academics
Phonics: Review the short vowel sounds of a, i,and u. Decode words with the r, s, and l blends

Spelling: No official spelling this week. We will work with words that have the short a, i, and u sounds and create words that rhyme .
Math: Math fact quiz with 0+some number and any number plus 1.
Math vocabulary: add, join, altogether, in all, sum addend, plus, equal, addition sentence
Skill: Join two roupps together to tell how many in all; write a number sentence; problem solving strategies.
Reading: "Franny and Ginny"
Vocabulary: could, have, need, then, was, ladybug, sprang, strange, understand, wonder,truly
Skill: Prediction, Plot (beginning, middle and end of story)
Read for fluency
Language: Speaking skills---speak slowly,clearly; give eye contact, include details
Grammar: complete sentences

Handwriting: Hand positions; vertical, horizontal, and circular lines
Social Studies: Citizenship and rules for a caring and sharing school

Science: Amphibians---frog's habitat and life cycle