First Grade News

First Grade Events

*Market Day will be Tuesday, November 18! Please bring in your child's Social Studies project on Monday, November 17. Family members are more than welcome to come in and see what everyone has created! We will be starting around 11:45 on Tuesday.

*Red Ribbon Week is November 17-21. Here is a list of what your child will be doing each day of the week:
Monday-Wear a red hat to school.
Tuesday-Add their hand print to a banner at school.
Wednesday-Wear a backwards red shirt.
Thursday-A police officer will be speaking at a seminar at 8:00.
Friday-Wear red socks.

What's Going On In Ms. Roberts Class

Reading: Our story of the week is Land of Ice. The students will focus on comparing and contrasting information in nonfiction text. The spelling focus is words with or and ore.

ELA: We have finished up our grammar unit and have moved on to Informational Writing. The class will be writing about Penguins. They will research information about penguins and come up with a list of facts and information.

Math: We will finish Unit 6 this week! Our test will be on Wednesday. We will move on to Unit 7.

Social Studies: We are starting our second unit in Social Studies. We will discuss needs and wants, goods and services, and saving and spending.

Important Dates:

10/8: Unit 6 Math Test

10/14: International Night (begins at 6:00 pm)

10/17: Social Studies Project Due

10/18: Market Day

10/20: Happy Birthday Pardhu

10/21: Dress Down Day! Wear your favorite jersey to school!

Ms. Tice's Class

Reading- Students will be practicing words with /or/ and /ore/, reading comprehension, and fluency.

Writing- Students will be working on an informational writing about penguins.

Math- Students will be practicing number lines, tally marks, addition and subtraction, number bonds, and pictographs.

Social Studies- Students will be learning about needs and wants, goods and services, and saving and spending.

Important Dates:

Wednesday, Nov. 12-Unit 6 Math Test.

Friday, Nov. 14-Reading and spelling tests.

Friday, Nov. 14-International Night at 6pm. Our class is Argentina!

Monday, Nov. 17-Social Studies projects due.

Tuesday, Nov. 18-Market Day!

Important Info: International Night is this Friday at 6 pm. Please check the SignUp Genius that Mrs. Cressman sent, and sign up for what you can to help. Anything is greatly appreciated!