The Prugh Crew

Week of January 13th

Learning Targets

Spelling and Grammar

run, from, then, when, your, would, today, fun, polar bear, sun


Grammar/Word Work: verbs


Word Family: -un (short u sound)


Practice on "Spelling City" http://www.spellingcity.com/MrsPrugh/


Reading and Writing

This is the second week of a three week unit about polar bears. We will be gathering information about polar bears from non-fiction resources in order to publish a feature article. We will also review non-fiction text features.


In writing, each student will create a book about polar bears and use some of the information they collect for their feature article.


Math

We will be working on place value by practicing composing and decomposing numbers up to 120.


Science

Now that we know a system is a group of parts that work together to do a job, we will apply our knowledge to the natural world by studying plants. On Friday we will learn about the contributions of Martin Luther King, Jr..

FYI

Please remember to access the Home Access System (HAC) to view your student's report card from Quarter 2. If you have any issues, please contact McGowen's registrar, Barbara Peebles at 469-302-7502.


Friday, 1/17 Good News Club begins @ 3:00

Monday, 1/20 No School - MLK


Volunteers Needed for Lunch Duty 10:15-10:45am

**Please sign up if you can. 1st grade teachers would love your help!

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/508084BAAAF2E5-lunch


iStation: please have your student login 30 minutes per week

username: s+student ID number

password: student ID number



Bring a water bottle and a dry, healthy snack each day.

We have PE - Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. Please wear appropriate footwear!



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