Weekly Newsletter for December 17- 21, 2018
In Reading, we will begin our new story, “A Big Fish for Max.” Throughout this story, we will discuss what a family does together. Our key sight words for this story are: said, want, good, catch, no, and put.
Our focus phonics skills for this story are consonant digraphs sh and th, as well as the vowel sound a, al in ball. Our spelling words are fish, then, shut, with, rush, shell, shop, trash, thin, and ship. Our challenge words are “want” and “good.”
In Math, we will work through word problems and identify the unknown number. We will use this information to build our number sentence. Our Unit 3 Test will be on Thursday, December 20th.
This Friday (12/21) will be the First Grade PBIS reward day! Students are permitted to bring in an electronic (with your permission) or a board game to be used during the reward time! Please be sure that all games are school appropriate! Thank you! J
Our schedule for the upcoming week:
Monday (12/17)- Day 2- Computers
Tuesday (12/18)- Day 3- Art
Wednesday (12/19)- Day 4- Library
Thursday (12/20)- Day 5- Gym *Ugly Christmas Sweater Paid Dress Day (Supports SPCA)
Friday (12/21)- *Early Dismissal from school! Students will be dismissed beginning at 12:00!
Future Important Dates-
Monday (12/24)- Tuesday (1/1)- No School for students! Have a safe and happy holiday season! J
Wednesday (1/2)- School reopens 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!