Lesson Plans
Westbrook 2nd Grade 3rd Q 03.04 Lesson Plans
Week: 02/16/2004 Instructor: Debra Berg Academics
Math: We will decide if we need to regroup when adding. We will add 1 digit to a 2-digit number using vertical format. We will also add 2 digit numbers with and without regrouping.
Phonics: We will work with multisyllabic words and the short u sound of ou as in young, tough, rough, enough, touch etc.
Spelling: Words with multiple syllables such as camera, carry, suddenly, follow, lesson, pretty, began, ever, cousin, double.
Reading: We will take a test over unit four and begin our fifth unit "All Aboard."
We will read "Space Dreams" and "Man on the Moon."
Comprehension Skill: Main idea and review of author's purpose.
English: Capital letters for days of the week, pronouns and homonyms will be studied.
Handwriting: We will review cursive letters m, n, and x. The letters g, q, and y will be introduced.
Science: Children will describe what fossils are and where they are found, will tell how scientists collect and reconstruct fossils, will give examples of different kinds of dinosaurs, and recognize that all dinosaurs are not the same size.
Social Studies: They will learn about President's Day throough the Scholastic News and write a letter to President Bush.