First Grade Footnotes

Florence Elementary, Week 13, November 16, 2015

Dear First Grade Parents


  • Thank you for your support of the Falcon Fun Run! The kids had so much fun!
  • Thanksgiving break is November 23-27. We look forward to seeing everyone again on Monday, November 30!
  • Have a wonderful Thanksgiving!!

Theme of the Week: Thanksgiving

Areas of Concentration

  • Sight Words: saw, that, they, this
  • Text Features
  • Holidays: Past/Present
  • Adjectives & Capitalizing the pronoun "I"
  • Telling time to the hour and half hour
  • Weather

Character Quality for November: Gratitude

Dates to Remember

  • Nov. 20 - Spirit Day/Spirit Store
  • Nov. 23-27 - Thanksgiving Break
  • Dec. 11 - Nutcracker Day
  • Dec. 17 - Holiday Party
  • Dec. 18 - Early Release

Reminders

  • Please check your child’s folder each day for valuable work and information. Water bottles are allowed.
  • Lunch prices: $2.65 for students and $3.40 for adults.



IMPORTANT TIMES TO REMEMBER…

11:00-11:30—Lunch

11:30-12:00—Recess

12:50-1:50—Co-curr

Homework

  • Reading—Please read daily with your child for at least 15 minutes and focus on retelling the story using beginning, middle, and end.
  • Math—Practice telling time to the hour and half hour.