January 7th – January 11th, 2019
Words of the week: what, so, see, not, were
High Frequency Words: away, now, some, today, way, why
This week we are beginning our Unit 3 First Grade Wonders Unit.
Essential Question: How Do we Measure Time?
Stories: On My Way to School, It’s About Time, and Nate the Snake is Late
Phonics: Long a; a_e
Structural Analysis: Contractions with Not
Writing: Ideas; New Year’s Resolution and Poetry. We will also be diving into learning about Penguins.
Stations: We continue Literature stations this week.
Word Study: Lists are sent home on Friday and Test on Friday.
Regular spelling words – make, take, came, game, gate, late, chin, graph, some, today, get, them, like, one, this
Challenge spelling words – came, game, gate, late, make, page, space, take, snake, grade, get, them, like, one, this
**Please review on Spelling City.
Book Bags: Please have your child read them for a week and return them on Tuesdays.
Writing: Write and Tells begin, Monday, January 7th, New Year’s Resolutions, and Penguin Research
We will continue Unit 4 in our math series. Please look for daily homework. We are starting new Math Stations and Rotations in the afternoon. We will continue working on Dream Box and eSpark.
We will begin our journey through Discovery Science and will continue to learn about Penguins.
Martin Luther King
Two healthy snacks and a water bottle must be sent in everyday. Fruit, vegetables, and protein bars are a great choice. We are a Peanut/Tree Nut free classroom.
Please make sure you check the weather daily and dress your child accordingly.