Mrs. Garthe's Fantastic First Grade

January 18, 2016

This Week's Lessons

Unit 5-Healthy Habits

Writing-Students will work on How-to-writing. (How-to keep clean and How-to care for your teeth).

Reading-Students will read books about healthy habits and will learn how to determine main idea and supporting details from a nonfiction text.

Spelling/Phonics- Ck and K endings (luck, brisk, stick, lock, cloak, frisk)

Sight Words- begin, which, between

Math-Topic 8-Students will understand that the two-digits in a two-digit number represent amounts of tens and ones. I am planning to give the Topic 8 test on Thursday and have assigned a Topic 8 practice test for review. Click on the link below to go directly to the Pearson site.


Mon-No School

Tues-Music, (Please return library books)

Wed-Art, Library




*Please sign and return Report Card Envelopes

*Please make sure your child is prepared for the cold weather by wearing a coat, hat and gloves. Also, please put your child's name in all of these items. Students will go out to recess if the temperature/wind chill is above 15 degrees.