Cowboys & Cowgirls Class News

For the week of 3/2

Field Trip Forms Due Friday

- Field Trip: The first grade team is excited for our upcoming field trip to the One World Theater! Permission slips and lunch order forms went home with your child Friday. On Tuesday, March 31 at 9:45, we will be enjoying the Science of Ecology show to review all that we have studied about living things and their environment. The cost will be $8. Please be sure to send exact cash​ with your permission slip. Permission slips and lunch order forms are due this Friday, March 6th.

If your child is not planning to buy a school lunch on the day of our trip you do not ​have to return the lunch order form but please be sure to send a sack lunch with your child that day. Field Trip Forms

Dates to Remember

3/6 Field Trip permission form due

3/6 & 3/7 River Place Student Theater Presents Frozen, Jr. Click here to buy tickets

3/13 Titan Trot

3/13 End of 3rd 9 weeks

3/16-3/20 Spring Break

3/18 Talent Show Try-out Sign up Deadline (see link below)

3/23 No School (Staff Development Day)

3/25 Talent Show Try-Outs

3/31 1st grade field trip to One World Theater (more info to come)

4/20 Performing Arts End-of-Year Show-Offs @ 1:50

Our Learning

Sight words: then, too, two, us, very

Reading: I identify the central idea of a nonfiction text and the corresponding details.

Writing: I can write a letter or thank you note, a small moment story, a teaching book, or a convincing piece.

Math: I can tell time on an analog and digital clock.

I can partition 2-d figures into 2 and 4 equal parts and describe the parts using words.

Science: I can predict and describe how a magnet can be used to push or pull an object.

Materials Needed for Science Unit

Marble run planning begins at the end of this week! Construction begins next week!!!!

Thank you for the contributions to our upcoming marble runs! We will be constructing our marble runs the week before Spring Break.

Please keep sending in materials. We are especially in need of cylinder-shaped items: paper towel rolls, toilet paper rolls, rolled oats containers, Pringle containers, etc.

We are also in need of tape, both Scotch tape and duct tape.

Please check out the attached Marble Run Letter to see how you can help us prepare for this fun project! Thanks in advance for your help!

The RPE Talent Show is Coming!!

Mark your calendars and start putting an act together for RPE's Talent Show! Try-outs are scheduled for March 25th, with the actual show on April 28th. Sign up here to try out!

Deadline to sign-up to try out: March 18th

End of Year Performing Arts Show-Offs

The Cowboys and Cowgirls class will have a chance to "show-off" what they learned in Performing Arts this year and you are invited! Mark your calendars for April 20th 1:50 - 2:40. See the official flyer here.

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