The Wise Owl
Mrs. Myerson's Classroom News - Week of October 13th
A Note from Mrs. Myerson
This week the students will be reviewing skills learned the past month. This will also be a heavy assessment week, so please discuss with your child the importance of being prepared and ready to do their best.
Our Field Trip is THIS Friday! If you are sending a lunch with your child, be sure that there are no glass bottles. We are leaving at 9:30 sharp and will return to school around 2pm.
Our Very Busy Firsties Bulletin Board - Poems about Spiders!
Spelling Words: none
Sight Words: none
Phonics: Review short a, i, e, o words
Reading: Reviewing Skills and Strategies (Main Idea, Sequencing, Summarizing)
Vocabulary Strategy: Review (Categorizing Words, Context Clues, Multiple Meaning Words, ABC Order)
Writing: Writing about Topics We Like, Using a Writer's Checklist to Improve Writing
Math: Exploring and Investigating Math Materials, Exploring Pennies
Social Studies: Christopher Columbus, Introduction to Reading Maps
Nouns and Adjectives Sort Test
Social Studies Unit Test (rules, teamwork)
Skills in Context Test
Cold Reads (Read a story and answer questions)
Box Tops: Each month the PTO will be sending home a Box Tops collection paper. Please tape or glue the box tops to the page and send in to school. The class who collects the most Box Tops each month gets an ice cream treat, and at the end of the year gets a Pizza Party!
Class Dojo - Don't forget to sign up for Class Dojo! Sign up codes were sent home. Let me know if you need another access code.