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Week of October 5th - October 9th , Issue 6

Fantastic First Graders

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Bailey Gerardis, Coleman Brand, Jeremiah Berryhill, Caleb Cordy, Gabby Guydosh, Jackson Hooker & Henley Hawley

Boosterthon Flags

Parent Conference Sign Up

Please see the email from your child's teacher to sign up for Parent/Teacher conferences on October 30th.

Palio's Spirit Night

Our first Spirit Night is Monday, October 5th at Palio's in Prosper. Dine between 5-8 pm, mention you're supporting Folsom Elementary, and we will receive 15% of sales.

WatchDOGS Sign-Up

If you couldn’t make the meeting or would like to sign up for more days, there are two ways you can do this now. You can click on this link: http://vols.pt/ueBdny and sign up online, or you can call/email Mrs. Logeman dmlogeman@prosper-isd.net or 469-219-2110. Thank you for your continued support with the Watch D.O.G.S Program! We LOVE having you at Folsom Elementary!!

Picture Day

Fall Picture Day will be October 5! You may use this link order.legacystudios.com and Passcode: 7047F16P to shop for packages, look at proofs and order.

Homework

Homework will start coming home on October 19th. For those of you that would like to get started now, you can begin by reading 10 minutes a night. After you are done reading have your child explain their favorite part, retell the story, etc.

You can also have your child use the tic tac toe menu to help them learn their weekly words. Click HERE to access the menu.

Below is a list of great websites that you can also use.

-www.funbrain.com

-www.pbskids.org

-www.reading.ecb.org

-www.starfall.com

-www.abcya.com

-www.mathblaster.com

-www.mathgametime.com

-www.coolmath-games.com

Red Ribbon Week - What to Wear. . .

Monday, October 26th: Stay in the GAME and Say NO to Drugs (Wear your favorite team jersey or college shirt).

Tuesday, October 27th: Sock it to Drugs (Wear crazy socks)

Wednesday, October 28th: Put a Cap on Drugs (Wear your favorite hat)

Thursday, October 29th: Color My World Drug Free (Wear ALL the RED you CAN).

Friday, October 30th: NO CLASSES- Parent/Teacher Conferences

Reminders

  • Please remember to check your child's folder daily
  • On Friday we would LOVE to see the students in their Prosper or GREEN spirit wear

Thursday Folders

Click HERE to acess Thursday Folder information.

Volunteers Needed

First grade is in need of a few volunteers that are available on Wednesdays to help copy and prepare different materials. Please use the following link to sign-up if you are interested in volunteering.

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0d4ca9ab22a7fa7-copy


Thank you for your help!

Mark Your Calendars

October 5th- Picture Day

October 5th- Palio's Spirit Night

October 12th- Columbus Day (No School)

October 13th-16th- Homecoming Week

October 16th- 1st Nine Weeks Ends

October 21st- Punt, Pass and Kick Contest 6 pm at Eagle Stadium

October 23rd- Friday Folsom Live

October 26th-30th- Red Ribbon Week

October 29th- PTO Barnyard Boogie during Specials

October 30th- Parent/Teacher Conferences

Folsom Website

School wide information

Curriculum News

Math: Sums up to 10 and Place Value
Writers Workshop: Writing small moment stories
Readers Workshop: making predictions
Word Work: short a, ch, and -ap & -ag/sight words- all, we, this, said, have

Grammar: nouns

Social Studies: map skills and landforms
Science: heating and cooling