Dr. Knowlton's Class Update

March 28-April 1, 2016

Good Evening Parents!

I hope that everyone enjoyed their weekend and got plenty of rest after all of the fun Egg Hunts and celebrations. I can't believe that Spring Break is around the corner! The children and I are looking forward to a much need vacation and quality time to spend with our families! Please read the following updates for this week.

This Week in First Grade!

Math: Everyday Math Lessons 7.3-7.5 Pattern Block Template Shapes, Making Polygons, and Speres, Cylinders, and Rectangular Prisms

Reading: This week, we will focus on sequencing events using the anchor text The New Friend

IB Theme: Sharing Our Planet is our ne IB unit. The central idea is: The needs of organisms are met through connections within their environment.

Science/Social Studies/Health

We will continue to classify animals and complete our research reports (Due Friday).

Writing/ Grammar

This week we will continue informative writing. We will learn about using commas in a series.

Fun First Grade Photographs

Calendar Updates

March 31

PTA General Meeting

6pm (Main)

April 1

Please mark your calendars for the First Grade Music and French Performance. It will take place on April 1st at 8:30. (Cafeteria)

April 1

Animal Research Report is due. If you need another copy of the form, please send me an email or note

April 4-8

Spring Break