Weekly Newsletter for January 1-5, 2018
Welcome back! I hope everyone had a safe and relaxing break! J
In Reading, we will begin the story, “The Farmer and the Hat.” Throughout this story, we will be discussing how our school is a community. We will also continue to work on cause and effect.
Our phonics skills for this story are the long a and consonants c/s/ and g /j/. The spelling words for this story are: face, made, age, safe, make, take, cage, cake, late, and name. Our challenge words for this story are “could” and “old.”
In Math, we are beginning to discuss strategies that could be used to find subtraction facts. Key vocabulary words that we will be using include: minus, difference, related facts, and fact families.
Our schedule for this upcoming week:
Monday (1/1)- No School! –Happy New Year! J
Tuesday (1/2)- Day 8- Art
Wednesday(1/3)- Day 9- Keyboarding
Thursday (1/4)- Day 10- Gym
Friday (1/5)- Day 1- Music
Upcoming important dates:
Wednesday, January 10th is a 2 hour data delay!
Monday, January 15th- Teacher In-service day! No school for students!
As always, if you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me! I can be reached by phone, note, email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by Class Dojo message!