First Grade Footnotes

Florence Elementary, Week 17 January 5, 2016

Dear Parents

Welcome back! We hope your holidays were filled with friends, family, and many happy memories! 2016 is going to be another exciting year!

Theme of the Week: Measurement

Areas of Concentration

Sight Words: here, new, out, over

Context Clues

Expository writing

Cardinal Directions

Air all around us

Measuring Length

Dates to Remember

  • Jan. 4—Student Holiday
  • Jan. 15—Early Release/End of six weeks
  • Jan. 18—School Holiday
  • Jan. 19—Natatorium Field Trip
  • Jan. 22—Western Day!

Character Quality for January: Respect

Reminders


  • Please check your child’s folder each day for valuable work and information. Water bottles are allowed.
  • Lunch prices: $2.65 for students and $3.40 for adults.



IMPORTANT TIMES TO REMEMBER…

11:00-11:30—Lunch

11:30-12:00—Recess

12:50-1:50—Co-curr

Homework

  • Reading—Please read with your child for at least 15 minutes daily.
  • Math—Practice measuring objects with this online game—https://www.ixl.com/math/grade-1/measure-using-objects.