1st Grade Newsletter

Miss Fore's Class

Week of October 17th

Reading/Language Arts:

  • Long I
  • Wordly Wise Lesson 2
  • Adjectives
  • Story elements/story maps
  • Comprehension


We will practice using "juicy" adjectives in our writing.

Math: Tx Go Math! Unit 1

Module 2: Compare Numbers

  • 2.3: Hands On: Algebra - Use Symbols to Compare
  • 2.4: Problem Solving: Hands On: Algebra - Greater Than or Less Than
  • 2.5: Order Numbers on an Open Number Line

Science/Social Studies: We will begin our study of Unit 3: Matter.

Weekly Words

Spelling Words: Long I

  1. shine
  2. smile
  3. slide
  4. tie
  5. pie
  6. high
  7. bright
  8. flight
  9. delight
  10. alright

Challenge Words: polite, describe, nightmare, highlight

Wordly Wise Lesson 2:

  1. accident
  2. acrobat
  3. alarm
  4. bounce
  5. enormous
  6. gap
  7. scoop
  8. support
  9. tangle
  10. weigh

Science Vocabulary: matter, property, texture, weight, temperature, solid, liquid, gas, melt, freeze, evaporate, condense

Upcoming Events

October 24th: Zoo Field Trip permission slips go home

October 28th: Zoo Field Trip money MUST be turned in

November 3rd: Zoo Field Trip

November 16th - Early Dismissal (12:15 pm)

Ancillary Schedule

Monday: Library (Russell)

Tuesday: Writing Lab 2 (Widdowson)

Wednesday: PE 1 (Jones)

Thursday: Computer 1 (McCall)

Friday: Math 1 (Gordon)

Daily Schedule

First Bell: 7:35 am

Tardy Bell: 7:45 am

Recess: 10:30 am

Lunch: 11:06 pm

Ancillary: 1:00 pm

Snack: 2:00 pm

Dismissal: 3:00 pm


  • Our Scholastic class code is: P6BXQ
  • If you would like to participate in any of our volunteer opportunities, please make sure you have completed the required VIPS, Volunteers in Public Schools, registration process. You must be VIPS approved in order to be a Friday reader, come to Field Day, or attend any parties we have during the year.

Vivian Fore

First Grade

Room 126

Conference Period: 1:05 pm