American Revolution day is Friday
Zoo field trip Wed. 2/25
First Grade News
Friday, February 12, 2010
Monday, February 15
No School – President’s Day!
Monday, February, 22
K-4 Talent show Tryouts at 3:20pm in
Friday, February 26
Free Jean’s Day – sponsored by
Monday, March 1
- Early Release @2:20pm
- Spring Pictures
Friday, March 123rd Quarter Ends
A BIG THANK to our volunteers for
an amazing American Revolution
Celebration on Thursday,
February11th. It was awesome!
Character Education Focus
This week, we will focus on “This is It”.
This past week, we discussed “Speak
with Good Purpose”.
Have a Happy Valentine’s Day!
Next Week in First GradeLiteracy Block: Our story for
this week is called “The Night
Sky.” This story is a nonfiction account
of the moon, stars, constellations,
planets and comets. The words for theweek are some, many, night, shine,stars, planets, moon, and light. For
phonics, we will be focusing on the long
/e/ sound and the many ways it can be
spelled. In language, we will look at the
importance of capitalizing titles and
also introduce the concept of article
adjectives. In spelling, we will be
focusing on words with double letters.
We will continue to work with main
ideas and supporting details in our
writing. In literature, we will be
reading the story, Rapunzel.Math: As we continue our next
chapter in math, Place Value,Data, and Graphs,we will look at the
ones and tens place value and how these
“places” create numbers. We will also
talk about “1 more and 1 less.”Science: We will begin our Solar
System unit by talking
about the importance of our sun, the
phases of the moon, and the
constellations that are created by