First Grade Forest
Ms. Briggs' Class
Bricks for Kids
Moved to This Friday!!
We have a special in class “field trip” coming up to support our force and motion science unit. Bricks 4 Kidz will be joining our class on Friday, January 29th. We will build moving machines with legos in this hands on lesson. The cost for each student to participate is $3. Please send in your money with this sheet by Thursday 1/28.
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- Report Cards Go Home
- Tuesday, February 2, PTO Meeting at North Asheville Community Center at 6:00
- Thursday, February 18, Family Voices/Community Outreach Night at the Montford Center
- Friday, February 19, Early Release Day.
- Thursday, February 25, Tea & Talk with the Superintendent for Claxton Families
Wed. Jan. 13- Dejahnai
Thurs. Jan.14- Brenton
Friday Jan. 15 - Ja'Ryn
Wed. Jan. 20- Tremayne
Thurs. Jan. 21- William
Friday Jan. 22- Conner
Mon. Jan.25 - Norah
Tues. Jan. 26- Katelyn
Wed. Jan. 27 - Lainey
Thurs. Jan.28- Kiley
Friday Jan 29- Riley
Mon. Feb. 2- Razzio
Tues. Feb. 3- Jyniah
Wed. Feb. 4 - Orion
Thurs. Feb. 5 - Bennett
Friday Feb. 6 - Ziggy
Mon. Feb. 9- India
Tues. Feb. 10 - Rose
Wed. Feb. 11- Mary Thomas
Thursday. Feb 12- Emma
Friday Feb. 13- Niihviah
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Magic Marker and Colored Pencils
Ask your child if they need new crayons or colored pencils for their personal use.
We also still need more Coffee Filters Please! Thank you!
Quick overview of what are we learning
Fundations: TEST ON FRIDAY!! Unit 7 includes many new sounds that will help us become stronger readers and writers. The homework for Fundations lasts the next two weeks. Our sounds are -ang, -ing, -ong, -ung, -ank, -ink, -onk, -unk
Daily 5: WE TEST THIS WEEK!! At home you can build this up and remind them to not be stressed but only try their best!
Reading Level and Written Comprehension
Nonsense Word Fluency (ket, mip, lac)
Reading Fluency (reading accuracy and speed)
Math: In math we have started working on subtraction and subtraction word problems.
Science: We finish Force and Motion this week!! The learning targets that we will cover and your child will be measured on are:
Vocabulary: Movement, motion, force, push and pull, magnet, balance, poles
What is a force, understand push and pull, and use forces?
I will increase/ decrease the speed of an object by apply more/less force to the object
I will push or pull the object to move it.
I will use examples to explain the unseen force of magnets.
I will locate the two poles of a magnet.
I will balance the weight to objects using a scale.
Front and back of Addition Word Problem Worksheet.
Finish up unit 7 Fundations and prepare for test on Friday.