Mrs. Mitchell's News

Email: shalini.mitchell@ftcsc.k12.in.us Phone: 317-860-4721

February 5, 2016

Save the Date!

Feb.11-Wear gym shoes

Feb.12-Friendship Party-starts at 3:10-contact Mrs. Isaacson if you would like to help.

Feb.15-President's Day

Feb.24-Field trip to Clowes

Notes

  • Midterm grades were posted online today! Please make sure you look at your child's grades and let me know if you have ANY questions! Here's the link: http://www.ftcsc.k12.in.us/it/32
  • Thank you to the Isaacson family for donating Ziploc bags and the Sharp family for donating bags!
  • We will be passing out Valentines in class next week. Please have your child write a Valentine for every student. I sent home a class list last week, please let me know if you need another one. Thank you!

Reading/Writing

We read Creep Low, Fly High, and Hi! Fly Guy as well as other stories where we worked on long i. Next week we will be working on long e. Our grammar skill will be working on is adverbs. Our sight words will be: found, hard, near, woman, would, write.



Your child can work on the Raz-Kids website at anytime for more practice on reading comprehension. If you think your child's level is too easy let me know and I can increase the difficulty. The teacher username is: smitchellav

https://www.kidsa-z.com/main/Login

Spelling Words for Next Week

key, bumpy, puppy, funny, penny, sandy, my, night, wash, would


http://www.spellingcity.com/view-spelling-list.html?listId=16114737

Math

We learned about the facts table, centimeters, explorations, and rule boxes. Next week we will work on quarters, clocks, reference books, and data landmarks.

*Our goal at the end of first grade is to pass Level 5 in chomputation.

* We now have an awesome website where your child can practice their own specific level of chomputation on the computer. This website was created by a South Creek parent!!

http://chomputation.ftcsc.k12.in.us/

Science/Social Studies/Health

We continued our Science chapter-The Nature of Science. We also learned about groundhogs. We will learn about presidents next week.