This week in first grade

This week's spelling words are:  chip,   chin,   inch,   itch,   catch,    match,    wish,    shop,    how,    many

We are working on how to tell time to the hour and half hour.  Asking your child what time it is will help them grasp the concept of telling time.  We are learning that there are a60 minutes in an hour and 30 minutes in a half hour. 

We are reading the story "I Am a Butterfly" and will be discussing the lifecycle of a butterfly.