First Grade News

Week of May 4 - 8


All grades are due next Thursday. I will be combining the rest of unit 7 and unit 8 together. The words for unit 7 are collar, dollar, forward, backward, word, worm, world, earn, earth, and early. The spelling test will be on Thursday. I am giving you the words for Unit 8, so that you can start working on them with your child. The words for Unit 8 are warm, once, done, walk, give, found, brown, round, loud and grow. This test will be next Wednesday. We will be working on both list this week in class.


We will be reading unit 7 and 8 this week. I will be testing on Unit 7 this Thursday and Unit 8 next Wed. If your child has reached list 28 on sight words, YOU are done! There is no more AR testing after next Wednesday. Please try to help your child finish up the year strong in reading. We are working hard in class.


We are reviewing adverbs this week. We will be working on the writing process over the next two weeks.


Thursday, May 7: Field Trip to D-Bat. Please send all permission slips tomorrow.