First Grade News

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What are we learning this week?


I can retell the beginning, middle, and end of a story.

I can explain & record events in a story.

I can identify the Elements in a Story (Characters, Setting, Problem, & Solution).

Word Work & Grammar:

I can read and write _it words.

Spalding Sound Cards-

I can identify verbs. Example: run, jump, sit, read, etc.


I can use different "Story Starters" to hook in my reader.

I can pick a topic and use "Story Starters in my writing.

I can write at least 3 events, things that happen, in my story.


I can increase my addition fluency by practicing my facts at home.

I can solve problems using subtraction and explain what strategy I used.

I can learn my doubles to help me solve problems in math.

Social Studies/Science:

I can identify and compare maps and globes.

I can use a compass rose when I create a map.

I can identify basic directions ( North, South, East, & West) and use position words to explain where things are on a map.

Important Dates

October 2-Return Book Logs!

October 9-Return Book Logs!

October 12-No School-Staff Development

October 15Fundraiser Pickup

October 16-Return Book Logs!

-Fall Festival 5:30-8:00 pm

October 23-Return Book Logs!

October 26-No School Parent/Teacher Conferences

October 30-Return Book Logs!

-Mav Fam Jam 8:15

-Family Fun Night5:30