Writers Workshop Unit of Study for the month of January: Punctuation/Revision/Publishing
First I will read the children many books and spend time talking about the different types of punctuation in the stories that we read. Then I will have the children experiment with different forms of punctuation in their writing. Then we will move onto revision/editing. As a class we will practice editing and revising simple books.
Social Studies Unit of Study: Community December to March
Learners will discuss and give examples of the different communities they are a part of. They will determine the different public services that make up our community and visit several. They will investigate ways that they can make a difference in their communities via a community service project.
Readers Workshop Unit of Study: December-January – Readers think and talk about books to develop ideas
Readers will learn:
Unit of Study in Math – January: Number and Operations in Base Ten – First Grade
We will continue learning how to add within 100 including two-digit numbers. We will also learn how to mentally find 10 more or 10 less than a number without having to count. Then we will move onto subtraction using multiples of 10 in the range of 10 to 90.