First Grade Footnotes

Florence Elementary, Week 18 January 11, 2016

Dear Parents


  • Please remember to send back the permission slips for the Natatorium.
  • Due to the 3rd/4th grade Spelling Bee, we will be changing our library day this week to Friday morning. Next week (Jan. 19-22), we will go to the library on Tuesday morning due to our school holiday..

Theme of the Week: The Moon

Areas of Concentration

  • Sight Words: then, want, were, your
  • Text Features
  • Using adjectives in writing
  • Cardinal Directions
  • Moon
  • Measuring Length

Dates to Remember

  • Jan. 15—Early Release/End of six weeks
  • Jan. 18—School Holiday
  • Jan. 19—Natatorium Field Trip
  • Jan. 22—Western Day!

Character Quality for January: Respect

Reminders

  • Please check your child’s folder each day for valuable work and information. Water bottles are allowed.
  • Lunch prices: $2.65 for students and $3.40 for adults.


IMPORTANT TIMES TO REMEMBER…

11:00-11:30—Lunch

11:30-12:00—Recess

12:50-1:50—Co-curr

Homework

  • Reading—Please read with your child for at least 15 minutes daily.
  • Math—Practice measuring objects with this online game—https://www.ixl.com/math/grade-1/measure-using-objects.