Mrs. Whitlock's Weekly Updates
Tuesday, October 13: Social Studies Quiz on Time/History
Friday, October 16: Homework Packet Due, Spelling/Weekly Quiz
Thursday, October 22: Field Trip forms DUE
Thursday, October 29: First Grade Fall Festival (1:30-3), Pumpkin Book Reports Due
***Due to our field trip on Friday, homework packets will be due on Thursday. We will also have our spelling quiz and weekly quiz on Thursday.***
Friday, October 30: Field Trip to Hillcrest Orchards!
Heads up on this week's homework
First Grade Fall Festival on October 29th!
Hillcrest Orchards Trip on October 30th!
October Scholastic Book Orders due on Monday
If you are ordering online, please use our class code when checking out (MK89Z). If you are using the paper form that I passed out, please return it with the items desired marked and include a check payable to Scholastic Reading Club. They will NOT take cash.
I will collect all paper forms and check through the online forms on Monday! I will place our class order that afternoon and then we should receive the books within the next two weeks.
We are observing crickets!
A Peek at Next Week...
Spelling Words: face, made, age, safe, make, take, cage, cake, late, name, be, could, horse, of, old, paper
Science: We will continue to observe our crickets and will look at the effects of water on plant growth. We will discuss the needs of living things and will explore various land and water environments.
Social Studies: After having our quiz on time and history, we will being our work in the community/economics unit. We will be discussing wants and needs.
Character Education: We will distinguish between kind and unkind things. We will also discuss how to use positive self-talk to help be a better learner. Keep your eye out soon for a fun Kindness Project!