1st Grade Newsletter

April 27 - May 1, 2015


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


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


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