# PROBLEM SOLVERS

### First graders solving problems one at a time!

## Week of: April 6, 2015

## We've Got Skills . . .

They're Multiplyin'

## JUST THE FACTS!

This week we will begin working on the 5x facts. Please practice these facts with your first grade mathematician each afternoon or evening. They will need to complete 25 facts in 2 1/2 minutes for their assessment

Remember to keep practicing all previous learned facts: addition facts 0+0 through 9+9 and subtracting 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9 facts. There will be a subtraction review assessment next

**Friday**.Remember to keep practicing all previous learned facts: addition facts 0+0 through 9+9 and subtracting 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9 facts. There will be a subtraction review assessment next

**Monday, April 13**. Students will need to complete**100**subtraction review facts in**6**minutes.## MATH CONCEPTS

Check out what our young mathematicians will be working on this week:

- representing and writing mixed numbers
- creating and reading a bar graph with a scale of 2
- identifying right angles

## Upcoming ASSESSMENTS:

## Multiplication Fact AssessmentMrs. Bardes's First Grade MathematiciansWho? 25 5x Multiplication FactsWhat? Friday, April 10When? FA2 Room 215Where? 2 1/2 minutes How? | ## Written AssessmentMrs. Bardes's First Grade MathematiciansWho? Problem Solving, Sharing Equally, Money (quarters, dimes, nickels), Parallel Lines, Time to the Minute, Addition and Subtraction with regroupingWhat? Monday, April 13When? FA2 Room 215Where? Test will be read to the class with no time constraints How? | ## Subtraction Fact AssessmentMrs. Bardes's First Grade MathematiciansWho? 100 subtracting facts What? (review facts -9, -8, -7, -6,- 5, -4, -3, -2, -1, -0) Monday, April 13When? FA2 Room 215Where? 6 minutes How? |

## Multiplication Fact Assessment

*Mrs. Bardes's First Grade Mathematicians*

**Who?***25 5x Multiplication Facts*

**What?***Friday, April 10*

**When?***FA2 Room 215*

**Where?***2 1/2 minutes*

**How?**## Written Assessment

*Mrs. Bardes's First Grade Mathematicians*

**Who?***Problem Solving, Sharing Equally, Money (quarters, dimes, nickels), Parallel Lines, Time to the Minute, Addition and Subtraction with regrouping*

**What?***Monday, April 13*

**When?***FA2 Room 215*

**Where?***Test will be read to the class with no time constraints*

**How?**## HOMEWORK this week:

## 111B & Fact 111B Try to complete fact sheet in 2 1/2 minutes. | ## 112B & Fact 112B Try to complete fact sheet in 2 1/2 minutes. | ## 113B & Fact 113B Try to complete fact sheet in 2 1/2 minutes. |

## 114B & Fact 114B Try to complete fact sheet in 2 1/2 minutes. | ## CBG WorkNOT REQUIRED Earn a Caught Being Good for each sheet completed. 115B FACT 115A & 115B | ## Math Journal: Earn points to trade in for prizes at the end of the quarter. NOT REQUIRED Extra Credit Work |

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