1st Grade Newsletter

November 17 - 21, 2014


Reading--author study on Laura Numeroff, retelling using sequence of events, story elements (character, plot, setting)

Grammar--proper nouns (holidays and months)

Math--addition and subtraction to 20, solving for missing addends (8 + ? = 15)

Social Studies--compare and contrast the customs of the First Thanksgiving to how we celebrate now, colonial life

Spelling Words--REVIEW WEEK

We will review previously learned spelling patterns and words in class. No spelling homework and no spelling test this week!

"Barnyard Moosical" performance time is almost here!

We will perform our program at 6:00 pm on November 20th in the RES cafeteria. Please have your child meet in the music room at 5:40 wearing a white shirt and jeans/jean skirt. Costumes will be provided.

We will also perform on November 21st for the school at the character assembly (around 8:45). Please have your child wear the white shirt/jeans again to school this day.

Contact Mrs. Surface at courtney.surface@kellerisd.net for any questions.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, Nov. 18th--Fall Picture Retakes

Thursday, Nov. 20th--First Grade "Moosical" performance, 6:00 in cafeteria

Friday, Nov. 21st--Character Assembly--First Grade will perform "Moosical" for the student body, 8:15 in cafeteria

Friday, Nov. 21st--Early Release at 12:00, end of 2nd Six Weeks

*The week of November 24 - 28--No school for Thanksgiving break

1st Grade Teachers

Mrs. King, Mrs. Stanford, Ms. Sanderson, Mrs. Norwood, Mrs. Wright, Ms. Cook, Mrs. Dossey (left to right)

Conference time: 12:50 - 1:45