First Grade Newsletter

Feb. 12th - Feb. 16th

Kindness Week - - February 12th - 16th

This week in First Grade...

Monday:

Math: Problem Solving- Model Subtraction

Reading: Falling in Love with Topics

Writing: Hook your Reader

Word Study: Word Talk & Story Time
Social Studies/ Science: Earth's Resources

Tuesday:

Math: Subtract to Compare

Reading: Avid Nonfiction Readers Notice Similarities and Difference in Books

Writing: Partners work together to give writing check-ups!

Word Study: Unit 7 Assessment

Science/ Social Studies: Earth's Resources


Wednesday:

Math: Problem Solving Add or Subtract

Reading: Avid Nonfiction Readers Pretend

Writing: Valentine Writing

Word Study: New Concepts- blends

Science / Social Studies: Earth's Resources


Thursday:

Math: Pre Assessment Module 11

Reading: Reading for Meaning and Rhythm and Fun

Writing: Making Anthologies

Word Study: R- controlled vowels: ar, or ... word of the day- task

Science/ Social Studies: Earth's Resources

Friday:

Math: Module 11 Assessment

Reading: Review skills from the week

Writing: Grammar

Word Study:

Science/ Social Studies: Earth's Resources

Upcoming Events!

Feb. 12th- 16th- Random Acts of Kindness Week

Feb. 14th- Valentines Party

Feb. 15th- Daddy Daughter Dance

Feb. 19th- Presidents Day (No School)

Feb. 26th - March 2nd. - Book Fair

Mar. 6th- Field Trip to Bass Hall (Due to space Bass Hall requests no parents) Parents can meet us at Love Street Park for lunch.

Mar. 7th- Spring Pictures, Class Picture & Class Rep. Pictures

Mar. 22nd- Mother- Son Sock Hop

Mar. 12th - 16th- SPRING BREAK

Mar. 29th- Easter Party (Information will come)

Fly Friday & Hat Day

Fly Friday- Fly Friday takes place every Friday morning. If students arrive before 7:40 they will need to go to the cafeteria. Students who arrive after 7:40 will go straight to the Gym for Fly Friday. All students will attend Fly Friday.


Hat Day

For $1, your child is allowed to wear a ball cap (nothing crazy please). Each 6 weeks our school donates the hat money to a charity or organization. This 6 weeks our donations will help support The Center of Hope in Weatherford, TX

Character Trait

Wear RED on Wednesday!


Every 6 weeks we will talk about a different character trait. This 6 weeks our character trait is CARING.


Students that wear the color RED on Wednesday's will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a prize from the office!


The color will change every 6 weeks.

Daddy Daughter Dance

When: February 15th

Where: Brock Elementary Gym.

Time: 5:30- 7:30 pm

Valentines Party

When: Wednesday February 14th

Where: Homeroom Classroom

Time: 2:00- 2:45 (please do NOT park by the buses)

What to Bring: See homeroom teacher for more details.

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NO SCHOOL --- MONDAY, FEBRUARY 19TH

Mother - Son Sock Hop

When: March 22nd

Where: Brock Elementary Gym.

Time: Time Coming Soon!!!

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Spring Break --- March 12th - 16th