Previous Week

January 7th – January 11th, 2019

  • Write and Tells begin Monday, January 7th, please send in on your assigned day
  • NWEA tests on January 10th and January 17th
  • Monday, January 21st – NO School, MLK Holiday
  • Thursday, January 24th& Friday, January 25th– Half Days; dismissal at 12:04pm
  • Language Arts

    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?

    Genre: Non-Fiction

    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.

    Social Studies

    Martin Luther King


  • If work is not being completed in school, it will be sent home for homework. This work will have a HW or Homework listed at the top. Please complete it and return to school the next day.
  • Assigned Homework will be given. Please see notes on each assignment.
  • Dream Box
  • Snacks

    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.