First Grade Newsletter

The Week of...Sept. 24th - Sept. 28th

Upcoming Events!

Sept. 24th- No School!

Oct.1st-31st- Parent Conferences

Oct. 3rd- Fall Pictures

Oct. 8th- NO SCHOOL!

Oct. 12th- Fall Festival 5:30-8:00 (Drawings start at 7:30)

Oct. 15th-19th School Safety Week (Guest Speaker at Fly Friday)

Oct. 23rd- Movie Night

Oct. 23rd- Oct. 26th- Red Ribbon Week

First Day of Fall - - - September 22nd

School Pictures - - - October 3rd!

Details coming soon!

Columbus Day - - NO SCHOOL - - October 8th

Fall Festival

When: Friday, Oct. 12th

Where: Brock Elementary

Time: 5:30- 7:30 pm (raffle drawings @ 8:00)


Sign- up times will be coming soon!

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 Trait Wednesday!

Wear ORANGE on Wednesday!


Every 6 weeks we will talk about a different character trait. This 6 weeks our character trait is FAIRNESS.


Students that wear the color ORANGE 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

NO SCHOOL!


Tuesday

Math: Hands On Tens and Ones

Reading: Partners Can Introduce Their Books to Each Other
Writing: Studying a Story to Learn Ways the Author Makes it Special

Phonics: Word of the day fix. New concept: sentence dictation.

Science/ Social Studies: Technology All Around Us


Wednesday

Math: Addition Word Problems

Reading: Partners Don't Tell, They Help!
Writing: Trying Out a Craft Move from a Mentor Text

Phonics: Trick words: is, his, of

Science/ Social Studies: Technology All Around Us


Thursday

Math: Pre- Assessment

Reading: Partners can do something at the end of a book too!
Writing: Trying Out a Craft Move from a Mentor Text

Phonics: Word of the day: quit

Science/ Social Studies: Technology All Around Us


Friday

Math: Module 3 Assessment

Reading: Review reading skills
Writing: Editing with a checklist

Phonics: Word talk, discuss trick words & words of the day to prepare for assessment 2.

Science/ Social Studies: Technology All Around Us