Health: We are currently learning about ways to keep our bodies healthy.
Science: We have been learning about weather and how it impacts our lives. We have learned how to use a thermometer to measure the temperature of water and air. We have also been discussing various forms of precipitation, cloud cover, and wind speeds. We will be learning about the water cycle: evaporation, condensation, and precipitation as well as various types of clouds.
Social Studies: We are on our second unit of study: Geography. We will be learning about where places are and what they are like. The students will be using maps, atlases, and globes to identify various land masses and oceans. Some vocabulary we will be learning: planet earth, continents, countries, towns, cities, rural farmland, oceans, rivers, lakes, mountains, hills, and plains. Please discuss these terms with your child.