Magnolia's First Grade
Issue 5, week of Sept. 26th- Sept. 30
Spelling Words: bug, rug, tug, mud, us, bus, fun, sun, run, said, puppy, truck
Reading Focus: Choosing just right books will be ongoing. Our friends will set reading goals and self monitor. We will talk about and discuss how to retell a story.
Phonics: Our focus is on short /u/ sound.
Grammar/Writing: Students will continue writing narrative stories about family, friends, vacations, celebrations, etc.
Our focus in math continues to be numbers to 10. We will count on and discuss one more/10 more. Students will be representing all number bonds to 10. We will solve word problems. We will practice writing equations/statements.
-Ice cream is sold on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Please talk with your child about whether he/she has your permission to buy an ice cream and how often you will allow this purchase.
-We eat lunch at 12:00. You are more than welcome to eat with your child. Space is limited. you can meet your child's class in the purple hall or by the lunchroom.
-Remember to sign the Husky pad daily.
-Please label all backpacks, lunchboxes, jackets, sweaters, etc. with your child's name.
-Also sign up for Notify Me at http://magnoliaelem.al.tce.schoolinsites.com/?PageName=NotifyMe .
Mrs. Hodge's Class
Ms. Bishop showed our friends how to pick a just right book. They loved listening to the story and looking at the beautiful illustrations!
Mrs. Cerisano's Classs
My friends loved listening to the story about the elves and the shoes! They had a better understanding about choosing a just right book!
Mrs. Reed's Friends
These kids had a great time looking through all the books Ms. Bishop had laid our for them. They tried really hard to choose a just right book!