Lesson Plans
Westbrook 2nd Grade 4th Q 05.06 Lesson Plans
Week: 05/01/2006 Instructor: Debra Berg Academics
Math: Reviewed probability, used pop tabs to count to a thousand, estimated, discussed measurements---inches,centimeters, cuups, pints, quarts, gallons. Made Mr. Gallon Man. writing numbers to 1000, comparing those numbers, adding mentally.
Phonics: Letters that can spell /k/ as in chemist and letters sch can spell /sk/ as in scheme. Reviewed that a vowel is ar the end of a syllable in a word can stand for a long vowel sound. Reviewed that tion makes a sund ike shun.
Spelling: Wrods that show action
Reading: Testing and using the National Geographic Explorer to supplement reading material. Critical Thinking, Main Idea, Compareand Contrast
Language: Creative Writing and Daily Oral Language

Handwriting: Using lower-case cursive letters and introducing capital letters.
Social Studies: Each person can make a difference. Children set up lemonade stand. Used their math sills to coound money, writing skills on posters, and worked to make money to buy school supplies for children in Iraq.

Science: Reviewed properties of gas, liquid, and solid. Discussed wheter changes in matter are reversible or irreversible.