Read like a detective....
Reading Process consists of the five critical components of reading, which are Phonemic Awareness, Phonics, Fluency, Vocabulary and Comprehension of connected text. These elements support each other and are woven together to build a solid foundation of linguistic understanding for the reader.
Comprehending Literary Text identifies the comprehension strategies that are specific in the study of a variety of literature.
Comprehending Informational Text delineates specific and unique skills that are required to understand the wide array of
informational text that is a part of our day to day experiences.
Write like a reporter....
Thinking maps are used in every topic in your child's classroom. They are a great way to organize their thinking and connect learning.
Please take a look at this short video clip that explains Thinking Maps and how wonderful they are.
Think like a mathematician!
Our math curriculum this year is called Engage Ny! There is some vocabulary that your child will be using. Here is a link for you to view that will help you better understand what your child is discussing with you.
More helpful information about engage ny......