FIRST GRADE NEWS!

Newsletter for September 16-20

Sight words:

1. Friday

2. Saturday

3. we

4. he

5. she

What We're Learning This Week!

Math: We continue to work on addition using multiple math strategies to help us. These strategies include counting on, drawing a pictures, and writing a number sentence.

Fundations: This week we will finish our unit 2 in Fundations and begin our unit 3, using digraphs. Digraphs that we will be learning are ch, sh, th, wh, ck.

Reading: Please continue read with your child nightly and have them practice reading their sight words.Reading daily will help increase your child's vocabulary as well as helping them become a more fluent reader.

Writing: Students will continue to write complete sentences using a capitol letter at the beginning and a punctuation at the end.

Important Dates and Upcoming Events!


  • Thursday, September 19- Title I Parent Meeting @ 8:15-8:45
  • Friday, September 20-Progress reports go home in Friday folders.
  • Tuesday, September 24- Fall Picture Day
  • Wednesday October 2- Walk to School Day

Little Reminder

Coach Hagedorn would like to remind families that the students need to please wear or bring tennis shoes for PE on their assigned days. Without tennis shoes they may not be able to participate in activities.
Smart Snacks

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