E.L.A.
We use Wonders McGraw Hill for our ELA series.  Here is our 2018-2019 school year at a glance.  You can find everything you need here!

Wonders McGraw Hill 
 
Week Theme              Weekly Condept         Phonics        Writing/Grammar    High Frequency
1  1  Smart Start         We are special!               Aa-Hh                Complete a Sentence           I
2  Smart Start          My Family & Me              Ii-Rr                       Complete A sentence      can
Smart Start          I Can Do It!                      Ss-Zz                     Complete A sentence    review
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1  Take A New Step    Make New Friends      Initial/Final m/m    Ideas/Nouns              the
2  Take A New Step    Get Up and Go!           Initial medial a/a   Ideas/Nouns              we
3  Take  A New Step   Use Your Senses        Initial s/s                Ideas/Nouns              see
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1  Let's Explore         Tools We Use              Initial/Final p/p       Ideas/Verbs            a, red
2  Let's Explore         Shapes all around us    Initial/final t/t          Ideas/Verbs             like
3  Let's Explore         World of Bugs               Review m,a,s,p,t   Ideas/Verbs             review
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1  Going Places         Rules to go by               medial i/i                 sentence fluency      to
2  Going Places         Sounds Around Us       initial/final: n/n        ideas/sentences       and
3  Going Places         The Places We go?      initial k/c                 sentence/fluency      go
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Around the Neighborhood    Time for work    initial/medial o/o     ideas/adjectives        you
2  Around the Neighborhood   Meet Your Neighbors  initial/final d/d   word choice          do
3  Around the Neighborhood   Pitch In               Review:  I, n, k,o, d    Word choice     review
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1  Wonders of Nature      How does your garden grow?  initial h/h      organ/pronouns     my
2  Wonders of Nature      Trees                                         Initial e/e      organ/pronouns     are
3  Wonders of Nature      Fresh from the farm                  initial f/f, r/r   oran/pronouns      with,he
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1  Weather for all Seasons    The Four Seasons    initial/final b/b, l/l     nouns           is, little
2  Weather for all Seasons    What's the Weather  initial/final b/b, l/l     nouns          she,was
3  Weather for all Seasons    Stormy Weather        review: h,e,f,b,l,k,ck  nouns       review
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1  The Animal Kingdom    Baby Animals               u/u                            verbs            for, have
2  The Animal Kingdom    Pet Pals?                     g/g                             verbs             of, they
3  The Animal Kingdom    Animal Habitats         final x, v                      verbs            said, want
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1  From Here to There       On the Move              initial j/j              sentence fluency    here, me
2  From Here to There       My USA                       y/y, z/z              sentence fluency    this,what
3  From Here to There        Look to the Sky      review u,g,w,x,v,j.k.z   sentence         review
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1  How things change          Growing up           Long Vowels                                     help,too
2  How things change          Good citizens        Long Vowels                                      has, play
3  How things change          Our Natural Res    Long Vowels                                    where, look
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1  Thinking outside the box    Problem Solvers     Long Vowels                               good,who
2  Thinking outside the box    Sort it out                Long Vowels                                come, does
3  Thinking outside the box     Protecting our Earth  Long Vowels                            Review
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Writing:  PLEASE practice writing upper and lower case letters as well as daily review of ALL sight words!
                  * Every letter has a sound-please practice them also.  These are very important skills for your child to master.