Topic outline

  • General


    Our Classroom

    Mrs. Dorsman


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    • Topic 3


      Fry Word List 1(1st 100)

      Fry Word List 2(2nd 100)

      Fry Word List 3(3rd 100)

      Fry Word List 4(4th 100)

      Please practice your sight words at Spelling City.

      Grammar Focus

      -Writing complete sentences

      -Use capital letters at the beginning of a sentence and proper noun

      -Spelling word wall words correctly

      • Topic 4


        English Language Arts Unit of Study

        Writer's Workshop

        September Unit of Study

        Unit 1- Small Moments

            As a writer I can....

        think, think, think

        touch and tell

        sketch and write


        -modeled writing

        -conferences with the teacher 

        -editing our work

        -publishing our stories

        -celebrating our stories

        Guided Reading

        -instructional small groups

        September Unit of Study

        Unit 1-


        As a reader I can...

        pick just right books

        use reading strategies

        read smoothly

        -choosing a just right book

        -independent reading

        -interactive writing

        -shared reading

        -partner reading

        -conferences with the teacher

        to encourage reading strategies



      • Topic 6

        Social Studies


          • This month we will be learning about...

          • Unit 1: "Rules and Laws"

            Classroom and School Rules

            Why rules and laws are necessary

            Roles and responsibilities in school and classroom


            Being a good citizen

            Being respectful


            United States symbols

            Classroom symbols