Hip Hip Hooray!

Mrs. Hensler's First Grade

October 19th - 22nd


Fall Break - No school: Friday, October 23rd or Monday, October 26th


***Sound Say Paper - needs to be completed by Thursday! This is great fluency practice along with review of this week's skill.

Monday - Reading (Book Baggy)

Tuesday - Reading/ Math practice

Wednesday - Reading (Journeys Reader - How Animals Communicate)

Thursday - NO HOMEWORK


Journeys Text of the Week: How Animals Communicate (Informational Text)

Phonics - Words with Short i / Clusters with -r / Phonogram -ip

Comprehension Skill - Details

Grammar - Sentence Parts

Words to Know - animal / how / make / of / some / why

Spelling - Short i Words: in / sit / trip / will / six / grin / did / big ***Bonus Words*** Indiana / iguana

TEST Friday! *Bonus Words - Students who do not miss any on the Pre-test, taken Monday, may also practice the bonus words for the test on Friday.


Wrap-up Chapter #3 - Addition to 10


Introduce Chapter 4 - Subtraction Facts to 10

- Begin subtracting numbers within 10, discussing difference and taking away.

Owl Honors

*The following students earned an Owl Honor last week!

  • Hannah
  • Giselle
  • Hailey
  • Asia
  • Quinn
  • Brody
  • Cristian

*Hensler's Hints*

- Practice addition facts to 10! Write them down and bring in to share with the class.

- Brainstorm a list of words that rhyme, using the -ip chunk.

- Write adjectives that describe a pumpkin or jack-o-lantern. You may send in a photo or illustration of your pumpkin to go with your list adjectives.