Mrs. Mitzel's Classroom News

Monday, May 4 - Friday, May 8, 2015

Looking ahead:

Friday, May 15 - Picnic Lunch and Tie dye shirts, Please send in shirts by Wed. May 13th.


Monday, May 18 - First Grade Awards Day:


  • 9:00 am (Mitzel, Taylor, Hedgepeth, Dunkin)
  • 1:00 pm (Cato, Galloway, Kuhn, Smith)


Thursday, May 21 - Last day of school - 60% day - Students dismiss at 1:00 pm

What we are learning this week:

Our weekly story: Dot & Jabber


Question of the week: How do we solve mysteries?


Spelling words: book, moon, took, food, look, pool, zoo, noon, good, foot


High frequency words: among, another, instead, none


Amazing words: explanation, riddle, wonder, confused, encouragingly, case, suspects


Phonics: Vowel sound in foot: oo, adding endings.


Conventions: Pronouns )(I, me


Math: fractions

Homework this week:

Read the weekly story each night


Monday - Language Sheet - Write spelling words 3 times each

Tuesday - Math Sheet - Sentences with first 5 spelling words or Spelling City

Wednesday - Language Sheet - Sentences with last 5 words OR Spelling City

Thursday - Math Sheet - Put spelling words in alphabetical order OR Spelling City

Friday - No Homework! Have a great weekend!


If for some reason you don't have the homework one night and need to get it, just message me and I will get it posted for you.

Snack Calendar

Thank you to everyone who sent in snacks last week!

If there are ever any problems with sending snacks, please let me know.


We have no peanut or other food allergies in our classroom :)


We currently have 27 students in our class.


This will be the last week for snacks:


Monday, May 4 - Dylan

Tuesday, May 5 - Felix

Wednesday, May 6 - Roman

Thursday, May 7- Raheem

Friday, May 8 - Brooke


  • On your snack day, please send enough snacks for 27 students.
May Breakfast

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May Lunch

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