Mrs. Garthe's Fantastic First Grade

January 10, 2016

This Week's Lessons

Unit 5-Healthy Habits

Writing-Students will continue to work on opinion writing and will write a letter to our cafeteria staff about what foods they think should be offered at lunch.

Reading-Students will learn how to determine importance in a nonfiction text about healthy foods and will practice taking notes.

Spelling/Phonics- Floss Rule (see link below) cliff, fill, bill, pass, dress, buzz

Sight Words- began, found, morning

Math-Topic 8-Students will understand that the two-digits in a two-digit number represent amounts of tens and ones. Please practice subtraction facts at home. Students took the initial timed-test and will set their 3rd quarter goal this week.



Tues-PE, (Please return library books)

Wed-Music, Library



Reminders and Important Dates

January 15-Fruit and Veggie Tasting Party

January 18-MLK Holiday-No School

*Please sign and return Report Cards

*Please make sure your child is prepared for the cold weather by wearing a coat, hat and gloves. Also, please put your child's name in all of these items. Students will go out to recess if the temperature/wind chill is above 15 degrees.