FIRST GRADE NEWS

OCTOBER 12TH-16TH

Happy Fall!

Going home in our Friday folders are our first two spelling tests. Our district will be using a standards based reporting system to inform parents of their child's progress. We will be using the following descriptors for grading:

Extending: Student demonstrates the skill or understands concepts at a level exceeding expectations for the learning goal.

Meeting: Student applies the skill or understanding of the concepts at the level expected for the learning goal.

Developing: Student is developing the skill or understanding of the concepts and meets most expectations for the learning goal.

Beginning: Student is beginning to demonstrate the skill or understanding of the concepts and needs to improve progress in order to meet expectations for the learning goal.

Coming up next week:

New trick words: we, he, she, be, me, for

New spelling words: or, rock, back, sick

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Dates to Remember

Wednesdays---Library Books due

Monday October 12th---No School

Friday October 30th- PTO Halloween Dance-