First Grade Newsletter

April 9th - April 13th

SPRING PICTURE MONEY IS DUE!!!

If you are purchasing Spring Pictures, please have the order form with the correct amount of money (including tax) to your child's homeroom teacher by Friday, April 13th. If you are not purchasing Spring Pictures, please return the picture packet back to your child's homeroom teacher by Friday, April 13th.

Upcoming Events!

Apr. 10th- 4th Grade STAAR Writing Test (No visitors on the day of STAAR Test)

Apr. 16th- Snow Day/ Student Holiday

Apr. 24th- Talent Show

Apr. 30th- May 3rd- Returning Students Registration from 9am - 2pm.

May 1st- Coronation @ 7:30pm. Brock High School Gym.

May 4th- Snow Day. NO SCHOOL

May 7th - 11th- Book Fair BOGO

May 14th- 15th- STAAR Reading and Math Test (No visitors on the day of STAAR Test)

May 22nd- Field Day

May 23rd- Senior Walk Through

May 24th- Early Release Day

May 25th- Early Release Day

May 25th- LAST DAY OF SCHOOL!!!!!

This Week in First Grade...

Monday

Reading: If Then Book.... Reader Get to Know Character by Performing Their Books. Readers Have Ways to Get to Know Characters.
Writing: Writing Fiction: Serious Fiction Writers Do Some Serious Pretending.

Math: Fourths

Word Study: New Concept ou and oo. Trick Words any & many

Science / Social Studies: Objects in the Sky


Tuesday:

Reading: If Then Book.... Reader Get to Know Character by Performing Their Books. Readers Have Ways to Get to Know Characters.
Writing: Writers Develop a 'Can- Do" Independent Attitude

Math: Module 16 Assessment

Word Study: Word Talk and story time- "The Skunk"

Science / Social Studies: Objects in the Sky


Wednesday:

Reading: If Then Book.... Reader Get to Know Character by Performing Their Books. Readers Have Ways to Get to Know Characters.

Writing: Writers Learn to Get Their Characters Out of Trouble.

Math: Length

Word Study: Trick Words- how, now and down

Science / Social Studies: Objects in the Sky


Thursday

Reading: If Then Book.... Reader Get to Know Character by Performing Their Books. Readers Have Ways to Get to Know Characters.
Writing: Serious Writers Get Serious about Spelling

Math: Use Nonstandard Units to Measure Length

Word Study: Word of the day- Strap. New Concept- spelling words with a suffix.

Science / Social Studies: Objects in the Sky


Friday:

Reading: If Then Book.... Reader Get to Know Character by Performing Their Books. Readers Have Ways to Get to Know Characters.
Writing: Grammar Day

Math: Make a Nonstandard Measuring Tool

Word Study: New Concept- two sounds for ue & one sound for ew. Word of the day- clumps

Science / Social Studies: Objects in the Sky

Fly Friday & Hat Day

Fly Friday- Fly Friday takes place every Friday morning. If students arrive before 7:40 they will need to go to the cafeteria. Students who arrive after 7:40 will go straight to the Gym for Fly Friday. All students will attend Fly Friday.


Hat Day

For $1, your child is allowed to wear a ball cap (nothing crazy please). Each 6 weeks our school donates the hat money to a charity or organization. This 6 weeks our donations will help support The Center of Hope in Weatherford, TX

Character Trait Wednesday!

Wear PURPLE on Wednesday!


Every 6 weeks we will talk about a different character trait. This 6 weeks our character trait is TRUSTWORTINESS.


Students that wear the color PURPLE on Wednesday's will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a prize from the office!


The color will change every 6 weeks.