First Grade NEWS
for the week of October 17, 2016
We are loving this fall weather! Please remember to put your child's name on their jacket.
This week for Phonics Dance - our hunk and chunk will be "wh" :
who, what, when, where, why, which
and we will review the words ship, shop, wish and shut from last week
Thank you for taking the time to meet with use for parent conferences. We enjoyed visiting with each of you about your student.
Please practice Sight Words and have your student read their books each night!
Next week, October 17th-21st is Homecoming week, dress up days will be:
Monday - Let the Games Begin! Dress in Candy Land colors
Tuesday - Get your Game face on! Wear eye black or buy a spirit tattoo to wear
Wednesday - Stay ahead of the game and wear a hat
Thursday - Let's Get Ready to Rumble. Wear a sports jersey
Friday - Eagle Fight Never Dies - wear your Decatur spirit wear
The following week, October 24th-28th is Red Ribbon Week, those dress up days will be:
Monday - Crazy socks and crazy hair
Tuesday - Pajama Day
Wednesday - Wacky Clothes
Thursday - Decade day- dress from your favorite decade
Friday - Neon day
Please join us in dressing up for these fun days!
Monday October 31st will be Halloween, students may wear school appropriate costumes.
Please make sure they can get in and out of their costume to use the restroom!
Please add these dates to your calendar:
- Monday October 17th- Homecoming Parade/Community Pep Rally at 5:30
- Friday October 21st HOMECOMING
- Monday October 24th-Friday October 28th Red Ribbon Week
- Tuesday October 25 Progress Reports go home