Mrs. Whitlock's Weekly Math Updates

September 7-11

Curriculum Night was a Success!

Thank you to all of you who were able to make it to our curriculum night on Wednesday. I will be sending out a soft copy of the packets I distributed. It was so good meeting everyone!

Important Dates

Monday, September 7: Labor Day - No School!

Friday, September 11: Homework Packet 2 due, Number Spelling Quiz (0-20)

Wednesday, September 16: Chapter 8 Test

Number Spelling Quiz on Friday!

Students will have their number spelling quizzes on numbers 0-20 on Friday, September 11. Please practice these words with your child at home!


Spelling Words: zero, one, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, nine, ten, eleven, twelve, thirteen, fourteen, fifteen, sixteen, seventeen, eighteen, nineteen, twenty.

A Peek at Next Week...

We will be starting chapter 8 on Tuesday, which covers addition and subtraction facts to 20. Some of the skills we will practice include:

  • using different strategies like doubles facts and doubles plus one facts to add 1-digit and 2-digit numbers
  • subtracting a 1-digit from a 2-digit number
  • solving real-world problems
  • making and using fact families to find related addition and subtraction problems

Mrs. Melissa Whitlock

First Grade Teacher & Elementary Gifted Coordinator

Fulton Science Academy Private School

Serving Advanced and Gifted Students