First Grade News - Ms. Costello
February 12th - 16th, 2018
We will have last week’s spelling and math tests on Monday 2/12 due to last Friday’s snow day.
Valentines Day is Wednesday, February 14th. If you wish to send valentines for the class, we have 25 students in Room 101. It may be easier to not label the valentines individually. Please remember that per school policy, candy is not allowed. Thanks!
100th Day of School project is due Thursday, February 15th. If you need some inspiration, check out these projects :)
Field trip Friday, February 16th.
We will be eating lunch at school, but at a different time than we usually eat lunch. Please try to send a bag lunch with your child if you can.
We will continue guided reading groups and work on various reading strategies.
In literacy this week, we will read the book Henry’s Freedom Box. We will ask and answer questions about the text, talk about the characters and setting, and discuss the central message of the text.
Spelling/Phonics: long o (o_e). Test Friday 2/16.
Sight Words: Words 131-140. Test Friday 2/16.
*Please practice these words as well as any missed words up until this
enVision Topic 7 Test / Topic 8
Monday - Topic 7 Test
Tuesday - Lesson 8-1 - Make Numbers 11-19
Wednesday - Lesson 8-2 - Numbers Made with Tens
Thursday - Lesson 8-3 - Count with Groups of Tens and Leftovers
Friday - Lesson 8-4 - No Lesson - Field Trip
Science - We will continue a unit on Earth Science.
Writing - We will write thank you letters to the generous donors who contributed to our Math Read-Aloud Book fundraiser.
Room 101 Specials Schedule This Week:
Monday - Dance (please send gym shoes)
Tuesday - Music
Wednesday - Art
Thursday - Lab
Friday - Gym (please send gym shoes)