First Grade Weekly News

May 4-13

Events this Week

Thursday: 5/12: Math Test

Wednesday : 5/11: Reading and Spelling Tests

This Week's Story: Jabari Jumps

Skills covered in this story: synthesizing information, possessive nouns, final blends on words


Vocabulary: determination, bravery, fear, encourage, accomplish

Jarbari Jumps Read-A-Loud

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Nonfiction Story: School Saftey

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Spelling Words: May 11

Spelling Words

strike

spent

snail

went

like

hike

dent

truck

come

made

may

part

when


extended list: determination, accomplish

Math Skills to Work On

This week we will be: Subtraction facts (difference of 1), identifying fractional parts of a set, subtract 10 from a number, identify and draw polygons, identify 1/2 and 1/4 of a circle, subtraction facts (difference of 2), Identify geometric solids (rectangular prism).

VoWac (Phonics)

We will work on: irregular vowel teams (ow)


Words students should be able to spell without much thought: the, is, who, said, says, you, some, come, do, what, mother, of, was, want, have, are, father, to, too, two, they, their, there, from, when

EXTRA ACTIVITIES

Map Skills

Scholastic News

Service Learning Day

Grandparent's Day

Looking Ahead

May 6: Service Learning Day

May 13: Grandparent's Day Program

May 16: Activities Day

(May 17: Activities Rain Day)

May 20: First Grade Fieldtrip

June 3: Last Day of First Grade

How to Contact Ms. Sloan

Email: bsloan@gm.k12.mn.us

Phone number: 507-857-1120 ext 151

School Web: gm.k12.mn.us