First Grade News - Ms. Costello
February 6th - 10th, 2017
School starts every day at 8 AM and ends at 3 PM.
There will be a sub on Friday, February 10th for all three 1st grade classes - we are attending a literacy workshop at the principal’s request.
We will continue literacy station rotations. I will continue to pull guided reading groups and focus on reading strategies.
For our literacy unit, we will read a book about volcanoes and practice using evidence from the book to answer questions, as well as annotate parts of the text to find text evidence.
Spelling/Phonics long u (u_e pattern)
Please practice the spelling words all week at home. Final spelling test on Friday.
Sight Words Words 131-135
*Please review sight words every night, especially if your child needs a lot of practice to remember them.
enVision Topic 8 - Understand Place Value
Monday - Lesson 8-1: Make Numbers 11-19
Tuesday - Lesson 8-2: Numbers Made with Tens
Wednesday - Lesson 8-3: Count with Groups of Tens and Leftovers
Thursday - Lesson 8-4: Tens and Ones
Friday - Weekly Assessment, Math Games
We will talk about the sun and why the sun’s heat is important to Earth.
We will continue to talk about making revisions to our writing. We will introduce writing rubrics to check our writing.
Room 101 Specials Schedule This Week:
Monday - Gym
Tuesday - Gym
Wednesday - Dance
Thursday - Music
Friday - Art