First Grade Footnotes

Florence Elementary, Week 33, May 4, 2015

Dear First Grade Parents


  • We had a great time at the Natatorium! :)
  • Thank you for reading with your child at home!
  • This Friday, May 8, will be the last Spirit Store of the year.

Theme of the Week: Deserts

Areas of Concentration

  • Open and Closed Syllables/Suffix –ing/Doubling Rule
  • Making Predictions
  • Authors as Mentors
  • Place Value/Fact Families (sixes)
  • Deserts
  • Folktales and Legends

Dates to Remember

  • May 22 - Mayfest
  • May 25 - School Holiday
  • May 28 - First Grade End of Year Party @ Keller Pointe 4-6 pm
  • June 3 - First Grade Recognition Ceremony @10am

Character Quality for May: Positive Attitude

Homework

  • Reading-Please read daily with your child for at least 20 minutes.
  • Math—XtraMath, Practice counting groups of coins with totals under one dollar.
  • Spelling– Please study spelling words nightly. The list of words will be in your child’s folder each Monday.

Reminders

  • Please check your child’s folder each day for valuable work and information.
  • Water bottles are allowed.
  • Lunch prices: $2.55 for students and $3.30 for adults


IMPORTANT TIMES TO REMEMBER…

11:00-11:30—Lunch

11:30-12:00—Recess

12:50-1:45—Co-curr.