First Grade Weekly News

January 10-14, 2022

Events this Week



Thursday: 1/13: Math test

Friday: 1/14: Reading and Spelling tests

This Week's Story: Over and Under the Snow

Skills covered in this story: information from a picture vs text, verb tenses, ea spelling patterns


Vocabulary: glide, forest, tunnel, doze, huddle

Over and Under the Snow Read-A-Loud

Click the button to hear the story.

Nonfiction Story: It's Not Just Bears

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Spelling Words: January 14 (ea spelling patterns)

beat

meat

seat

pleat

heat

neat

wheat

treat

she

do

how

extended list: forest, dose

Math Skills to Work On

This week we will be: write number words 0-10, identify pairs, graphing pieces used to cover a design, read a graph, ordinal position to 26th, write money amounts using cents symbol, pay for items using dimes and pennies.

VoWac (Phonics)

We will work on: initial blends (scr, spl, spr, squ, str), identify b and d, final blends (nt, st, nt, mp, sk, sp), divide words into syllables and clover label them.

EXTRA ACTIVITIES

Scholastic News

Map Skills

Mystery Science

Looking Ahead

January 28: No School: SUCCESS Day and End of Quarter 2

January 31: No School, Workday for teachers

February 14: Valentine's Day Party

February 18: No School: SUCCESS Day

February 21: No School: President's Day

March 18: No School SUCCESS Day

How to Contact Ms. Sloan

Email: bsloan@gm.k12.mn.us

Phone number: 507-754-5310 ext 151

School Web: gm.k12.mn.us