First Grade News - Ms. Costello
September 24th - 28th, 2018
This week’s Theme Day (Wednesday) will be: International Day
We are done with beginning of year reading testing. I will send home information about your child’s beginning of year reading level, as well as a flyer with some strategies you can work on at home to support your child’s reading development.
We will also be practicing rotating in groups for literacy stations.
We will read the book Fire Trucks, and talk about features in non-fiction texts, as well as the main idea of the text and supporting details.
Spelling/Phonics: short /e/
Please practice the spelling words at home. They will also be copied into your child’s agenda.
Sight Words Words 21-30
*Please review sight words every night if your child needs a lot of practice to remember them. There will be a sight word test weekly or biweekly (depending on class needs).*
GO Math! Chapter 1: Addition Concepts
Monday - Lesson 1-7: Algebra - Put Together Numbers to Ten (no homework)
Tuesday - Lesson 1-7: Algebra - Put Together Numbers to Ten, cont.
Wednesday - Lesson 1-8: Addition to Ten
Thursday - Chapter 1 review/practice test (will send home for you to review)
Friday - Chapter 1 Test
Social Studies - We will be practicing and reviewing rules, routines, and procedures in school. We will do our fourth Second Step lesson, which is about how self-talk can help students learn.
Room 101 Specials Schedule This Week:
Monday - Music
Tuesday - Gym (please send child to school in P.E. shirt and gym shoes)
Wednesday - Problem Solving
Thursday - Dance
Friday - Gym (please send child to school in P.E. shirt and gym shoes)
Short /e/ worksheets
Short e Hopper (online game)
Starfall short e make a word game
Curious George - Make Ten (PBS Kids)
Addition Bubble Buster