Mrs. Platz's Class Newsletter
April 8th, 2016
Your First Grader Has Been Working On...
- reading and writing words with "ar" and "aw" like in star and paw.
- determining if a book is realistic or fantasy and recognizing onomatopoeia elements in a story.
- using attributes to match shapes, defining 2-D shapes by their attributes, using different materials to make shapes.
- learning how to identify different types of clouds and how they are made.
for, fork, short, storm, north, August, pause, because, launch, sauce, want, said, what, have, went
You can practice these words at SpellingCity.com:
Our spelling test will be on Friday, April 15th.
This will be our last spelling assessment. I will continue to look in students' everyday writing to see how they are transferring the phonics skills we have covered over the year and if they are using it in their journals, etc. We will also continue to have spelling and dictation tests on Friday.