1st Grade Newsletter

December 15 - 19, 2014


Reading--main idea and details in a nonfiction text

Grammar--past tense verbs

Math--generating your own word problem when given a number sentence (ex. 5+8=13, write a word problem using those numbers)

Social Studies--holidays around the world

Spelling Words--Test on Dec. 19th

Consonant digraphs ch, tch, wh, ph

1. whip

2. whale

3. catch

4. match

5. chin

6. chop

7. which

8. chicken

9. your

10. from


11. tradition

12. snowman

Upcoming Events

Dec. 19th--Holiday Parties in your child's classroom at 2:00

Dec. 22nd - Jan. 2nd--Winter Break, no school

Monday, Jan. 5th--No school for students, teachers return to work

Tuesday, Jan. 6th--Students return to school

Thursday, Jan. 15th--McDonald's Spirit Night

Monday, Jan. 19th--No school, MLK Day

Friday, Jan. 23rd--Early Release at Noon, end of 3rd Six Weeks

Thursday, Feb. 5th--RES Math and Science Night

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