First Grade Newsletter

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Upcoming Events.

Mar. 21st- National Down Syndrome Awareness Day (wear non-matching socks)

Mar. 29th- Career Day

April 18th- Family Movie Night

April 18th- Easter Parties in afternoon (more info will come at a later date)

April 19th- Bad Weather Day -- No School

April 22nd- Bad Weather Day -- No School

Career Day

March 29th

Family Movie Night

Movie: Small Foot

Date: April 18, 2019

Time: 6:00-7:30

Where: Elementary Cafeteria

What to Bring: Blanket, lawn chairs or whatever you want to watch the movie in!

There will be complimentary popcorn, water and capri suns!

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 gym. 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 (not a crazy hat). The money raised will go towards technology for our campus

Character Trail Wednesday

Wear BLUE 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 BLUE 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.

This Week in First Grade...

Monday:

Math: Use Related Facts

Phonics: Vowel teams (ee, ea, ey) Word of the day: act

Writing: Opinion Writers Expect Disagreement

Science/ Social Studies: Forces & Energy

Reading: Readers meet characters along the way


Tuesday:

Math: Expressions

Phonics: Closed syllable with suffix s. vs. open syllable

Writing: Awarding prizes for more practice and more fun

Science/ Social Studies: Forces & Energy

Reading: Readers learn about characters by noticing their relationship


Wednesday:

Math: Pre- Assessment

Phonics: Vowel teams (oi, oy). Word of the day- dtills

Writing: Bolstering arguments, Find others who share your opinion to help generate even more opinions to help generate even more reasons to support their opinion.

Science/ Social Studies: Forces & Energy

Reading: Rereading to learn more about characters


Thursday:

Math: Module 13 Assessment

Phonics: Trick words- see, between, each

Writing: Editing and Publishing- Making our writing 'Best in Show"

Science/ Social Studies: Forces & Energy

Reading: Readers Become the Character


Friday:

Math: Unit 3 Assessment

Phonics: Review concepts from the week

Writing: Review Skills

Science/ Social Studies: Forces & Energy

Reading: Review Skills from the week