Miss Wright's First Grade Gazette

May 2nd- May 6th

What we're working on:

Reading/ Writing

  • Fairytale Unit
  • STAR reading test
  • DRAs
  • Writing our own stories
  • Spelling words: NO MORE SPELLING TEST


  • Review addition and subtraction with regrouping-benchmark
  • District Quarterly Assessment
  • Money-coins

Science/Social Studies

  • Weather review/ assessment
  • What I learned in first grade

Spelling Bee

Inspired by the book Spelling Bee Before Recess by Deborah Lee Rose first grade will be having a mini spelling bee of all the spelling words we've done this year including a few we skipped. It will be during the 10 minutes between lunch and recess. The 9th-16th or until we have a winner. A master list of words will be sent home today!







Events this Week:

Book Fair

Tuesday-Coffee with Grands

Spring Picnic

Thursday, May 5th, 6pm

8817 Wornall Road

Kansas City, MO

Boone Art Show, 2-3rd grade musical, free hot dogs and chips, 5th grade poetry slam.


Make sure you and your child are reading nightly. AR tests should be taken at least twice a week.

Online Reading Resources:

Lexia: www.lexiacore5.com

Raz-Kids: https://www.kidsa-z.com/main/Login