First Grade News - Ms. Costello
January 8th - 12th, 2018
Welcome back! I hope everyone had a great winter break.
We will review expectations for literacy stations, and will continue middle of year reading benchmark testing. When your child is tested, you will receive a sheet explaining what their reading level is as well as different strategies you can work on at home to support your child in literacy.
In literacy this week, we will read the book A Bad Case of Stripes and talk about the characters, setting, and main events in the story, as well as discuss the story’s theme.
Spelling/Phonics: double final consonants. Test Friday 1/12.
Sight Words: Words 81-90. Test Friday 1/12.
*Please practice these words as well as any missed words up until this
enVision Topic 5
Social Studies - We will continue a unit on families and communities.
Writing - We will continue to practice editing our writing for spacing, capital letters, and punctuation.
Room 101 Specials Schedule This Week: