1st Grade Newsletter

April 27 - May 1, 2015

Curriculum

Reading--fantasy vs. reality


Grammar--subjects and predicates


Writing--persuasive writing


Math--telling time to the hour and half hour


Social Studies--fables and folktales

Spelling Words--Test on Friday, May 1st

Spelling Pattern: /u/ (oo)


1. book

2. look

3. cook

4. took

5. hood

6. wood

7. cookie

8. notebook

9. mother

10. love


Challenge:

11. hour

12. folktale

Congrats to our KISD Film Festival Finalists!

Go online to vote for our kids.

You can vote once per day on each device until April 29 at 9 AM.


Go Rattlers!


Vine Category Grades K-4

"Circus Afro Craziness"

- Miranda Marano

- Emily Balchunas

- Lilly Garcia

- Alexa Fesesnmeyer


"Where Did She Go?"

- Miranda Marano


http://www.kellerisd.net/community/media/film/Pages/People%27sChoiceVote.aspx

A note from our Librarian, Mrs. Hibbitts...

*Scholastic Book Fair! May 18-22 from 7:30 to 3:45


*All Library books will be due May 22nd (library time that week will be their book fair time)


*May 22nd is the last day for “regular” library, however co-curr still occurs as normal.

Gifted and Talented

Please be aware that the deadline for GT referrals is May 1st. Students may be referred by a parent or teacher.

Upcoming Events

Friday, May 1st--Family Movie Night, "The Lorax"

Mark your calendar to join us on the soccer field. Bring your blankets and chairs for a movie under the stars! Admission is free and refreshments will be available for purchase--cash only.


Thursday, May 7th--Open House and Fine Arts Night--5:30 - 7:00

4th Grade Theatre Performance @ 6:00

Rockin' Rattlers Performance @ 6:45


Friday, May 8th, 7:30am--Pastries with Parents, in your child's classroom


May 18th - 22nd--Book Fair, 7:30 - 3:45 all week


Thursday, May 21st--Ridgeview Spirit Night at Chick-Fil-A in Keller


Friday, May 22nd--Field Day


Monday, May 25th--Memorial Day, No School

1st Grade Teachers

Mrs. King, Mrs. Stanford, Ms. Sanderson, Mrs. Norwood, Mrs. Wright, Ms. Cook, Mrs. Dossey (left to right)


Conference time: 12:50 - 1:45