1st Grade Newsletter

May 11 - 15, 2015

Curriculum

Reading--comprehension: retelling the story to show understanding of what was read


Grammar--pronouns (I, she, he, me, her...)


Writing--jobs report: "When I grow up..."


Math--review addition and subtraction strategies to solve word problems (Are we joining or taking away?)


Science--characteristics of desert plants and animals

Spelling Words--Test on Friday, May 15th

Spelling Pattern: prefixes /re/ and /un/


1. remake

2. retry

3. reuse

4. unpack

5.unbreakable

6. unsafe

7. unlike

8. refreshing

9. saw

10. cause


Challenge:

11. cactus

12. career

Upcoming Events

May 18th - 22nd--Book Fair, 7:30 - 3:45 all week


Thursday, May 21st--Ridgeview Spirit Night at Chick-Fil-A in Keller


Friday, May 22nd--Field Day


Monday, May 25th--Memorial Day, No School


Thursday, June 4th--End of Year Class Parties, 2:00


Friday, June 5th--Last day of school, Early Release at 12:00

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