Lesson Plans
Westbrook 2nd Grade 2nd Q 04.05 Lesson Plans
Week: 11/29/2004 Instructor: Debra Berg Academics
Language: We will discuss "similies"; make a list of rules for teams; discuss verbs; write a thank-you speech; and talk about singular and plural possessives.

Handwriting: F, f, N, n
Phonics: We will study the sound of "ou" and "ow" as in around and now.
We will study inflected endings. Example: get----getting; stop---stopped;

Spelling: hugged, hugging, nodded, nodding, skipped, skipping, since, those, crown, shout
Reading: We will read "The Giants" and "Play Ball".
Comprehension skill: Summarizing

Vocabulary: giants, pitched, thousand, batter, gripped, bounced, been, friends, show, since, those, advice, returned, baseball, terrible, bound, gripped, pitching, approaching, serious
Math: We will use ordinals to identiy through 20th; solve a problem by using data from a chart; diagnostic test and cumulative review; identify values of a group of dimes, nickels, pennies through 99cents.
Social Studies: We will begin a unit on holday customs around the world.
We will have the music program practice on Friday.
We will help others by being part of the jump rope/ hoops for heart program in physical education with Mrs. Ross.