Peek at the Week

Mrs. Bennett's First Grade News, Week 10 (10/26-10/30)

A Note From the Teacher

This week was full of new learning with Mrs. Stuart. She will be teaching next week as well. Students will learn about place value, making ten, reading with fluency and accuracy, writing a personal narrative, antonyms, singular and plural nouns, text and graphic features, maps, cardinal directions and Christopher Columbus. The Candy Corn Bandit may make an appearance and steal our candy corn next week.'s a surprise and we will have a day to solve the mystery clues!


*Spelling test on Thursday instead of Friday due to Fall Party.

*Field Trip permission slips are due Monday, October 26, 2015. Don't forget to send your child with a lunch and two drinks. You may also order a lunch from the cafeteria. Please let me know by Monday so I can pre-order.


10/26 Monday: TEAM UP AGAINST DRUGS, Wear your favorite sports jersey.

10/27 Tuesday: HUGS NOT DRUGS, Bring your stuffed animal to school.

10/28 Wednesday: RALLY IN RED, Wear red to school.

10/29 Thursday: DON'T LET YOUR DREAMS GET CRUSHED BY DRUGS, Wear your PJ's to school.

10/30 Friday: DRUGS ARE SCARY, Dollar Dress Up - Pay $1 to wear black and orange.

*The Fall Party is Friday, October 30th at 8:30. We will rotate to all 5 first grade classes for different activities that our wonderful parents have planned!

*Field Trip to P-6 Farms is on Tuesday, November 3rd.

*The Book Character Parade is Thursday, November 5, 2015. Students can dress up as their favorite book character and bring the book to school. We will parade around the school at 8:10 am to show off our character and book!

*Parents are invited to our 2nd annual Math Day on Wednesday, November 11th from 9:30-10:00 in my classroom. Come learn how to do math stations with your child!

*Early Release Day is November 11th at 12:45.

*Our church is hosting a Country Fair at Grace Bible Church, Southwood Campus, 1901 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy South: October 28th from 6-8pm. My family and I will be working a booth from 7-8 that night! Stop by and say hello!


Week 10 (Test on Thursday, October 29th)

stop, snack, spin, skip, swim, said, after

Optional Challenge Test is on Friday, November 6, 2015

map, Columbus, globe, direction, North, South, East, West