1st Grade Newsletter

Miss Fore's Class

Week of September 8th

Reading/Language Arts:

  • Author of the Month - Kevin Henkes
  • Procedures
  • Community building activities
  • Story elements/story maps
  • Comprehension


We will discuss what writers write about, and collect ideas for our own writing.

Math: Tx Go Math! Unit 1

Tx Go Math! is a cumulative math curriculum that will be used in all First Grade classes at West University Elementary. We will start doing Unit 1 Module 4 which is Addition Concepts. This week we will be starting with:

  • 4.7: Compose 10
  • 5.1: Use Pictures to Show Taking From (Subtraction)

Science/Social Studies: Students will learn about senses and science safety.

Spelling Words

Spelling and homework will begin the week of September 14th.

Upcoming Events

September 10th - Open House @ 5:00 PM in classroom

September 17th - Picture Day

September 18th - Boo Bash T-Shirt Day
September 23rd - Fall Holiday (No School)

Ancillary Schedule

Tuesday: PE 1

Wednesday: Computer 1

Thursday: Math Lab 1

Friday: Science

Daily Schedule

First Bell: 7:35 am

Tardy Bell: 7:45 am

Recess: 10:30 am

Lunch: 12:15 pm

Ancillary: 1:05 pm

Dismissal: 3:00 pm

Reminders for Students

  • Students may bring a water bottle to school with a sports or no-spill top.
  • Please send students with a healthy snack that will not need utensils (finger food).
  • My room can be chilly, so you may want to send a light jacket.

Reminders for Parents

  • Our Scholastic class code for ordering online is MMH4C.
  • You may receive reminder texts for our class by texting "@e76c28" to the number 81010.

Vivian Fore

First Grade

Room 126

Conference Period: 1:05 pm