What's The Buzz

Week of December 14th - December 18th

Learning Targets


We can listen to a story and identify the problem by telling to a partner.

We can identify and share characters traits.

We can identify the main idea by explaining supporting details.

Word Work & Grammar

We are reviewing contractions and compound words.


We can retell a story and write a BME (beginning, middle & end).

We can write sentences by using correct capitalization, adjectives, and punctuation. We can use editing marks to evaluate our writing.

We can write the steps on how to wrap a present.


We will review how to solve word problems involving joining, separating, and comparing sets within 20 with unknowns as any one of the terms in the problem.

Social Studies/ Science

We can research holidays around the world.

Winter Break Party Volunteers & Supply Donations

Important Dates

Monday, December 14th -- 1st Grade - Gingerbread Day

Tuesday, December 15th -- 1st Grade - Rudolph Day (Wear RED)

Wednesday, December 16th -- 1st Grade - Frosty the Snowman Day

Thursday, December 17th -- 1st Grade - Grinch Day (Wear GREEN)

Friday, December 18th -- Mav Fan Jam @ 8:15 a.m. , Mav Dad Lunches (1st Grade Lunch @ 10:45 a.m.), & Classroom Holiday Party @ 1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. (1st Grade)

Monday, Dec 21st - Monday, Jan 4th -- Winter Break - No School

Tuesday, January 5th -- Classes Resume