Lesson Plans
Westbrook 2nd Grade 4th Q 07.08 Lesson Plans
Week: 05/12/2008 Instructor: Debra Berg Academics
Phonics: Review of long word decoding, r-controlled vowels, words with silent letters, suffixes ful and less, words with oi,oy, spelling changes, words with t as in fortune

Spelling: Months of the year April through December, months, year
Reading: "A Special Trade", "Animal Fact and Fiction", "The Bremen Town Musicians", "Animals that Migrate", "The Goat in the Rug"
Vocaulary: ambulance, bump, hospital, neighbor, yesterday,fearless, fortune, master, miller, musicians, robber, success, voice, combs, design, dye, loom, scissors, weave, wool, yarn
Skills: figurative language, antonyms, sequence, maps,
Language; Daily Oral Language Worksheets
Writing quotations

Handwriting: lower case cursive letters using the l-stroke to form other letters
Math: Counting hundreds, tens and ones, writing numbers to 1000,changing numbers by tens and hundreds, comparing numbers, parts of 1000, before, after, and between, ordering numbers
Social Studies: Integration day
Begin a unit on Mexico

Science: Earth Long Ago--What is a fossil? How do scientists get fossils? What have scientists learned about dinosaurs?