FIRST GRADE NEWS!

Newsletter for October 14th - 18th

Sight words:

****This is a review week. We will not have a test this Friday****


1. Thursday

2. Friday

3. be

4. the

5. into

What We're Learning This Week!

Math: This week we will still be working on subtraction and learning new strategies to solve.

Fundations: This week we will continue Unit 4 on bonus letters (f,l,s) and learn glued sound 'all'.

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: This week we will continue our Missouri Unit! We will be discussing our state favorites, it's location, and we will be writing sentences about what we've learned! We will also be learning about Columbus Day!

Important Dates and Upcoming Events!


  • Monday October 7-No school
  • Tuesday October 8- McTeacher Night 4-8
  • Tuesday/Thursday October 15&17- Parent-Teacher conferences
  • Thursday/Friday October 17&18-No school
  • October 21 to 25-Red Ribbon Week

  • October 28 to November 1- North Park Book Fair

Red Ribbon Week 10/21-10/25

Monday the 21st - Wear red to kick off Red Ribbon Week!

Tuesday the 22nd - "Tell Drugs to Take a Hike" - Dress for a Camping Trip

Wednesday the 23rd - "Drugs are Old School" - Dress in your favorite decade attire.

Thursday the 24th - "We are famous for being drug free" - Dress for the red carpet

Friday the 25th - "Drugs stink!" - Wear black and white like a skunk.

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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