First Grade News - Ms. Costello
February 13th - 17th, 2017
School starts every day at 8 AM and ends at 3 PM.
We will continue literacy station rotations. I will continue to pull guided reading groups (as well as progress monitor select students for reading level), and continue to focus on reading strategies.
For our literacy unit, we will read the book Henry’s Freedom Box. We will continue to practice using evidence from the book to answer questions, as well as discuss the central message of the story.
Spelling/Phonics r-controlled vowels ar/or
Please practice the spelling words all week at home. Final spelling test on Friday.
Sight Words Words 136-140
*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 8-5: Continue with Tens and Ones
Tuesday - Lesson 8-6: Math Practices & Problem Solving: Look For & Use Structure
Wednesday - Review of Place Value
Thursday - Review of Place Value
Friday - Weekly Assessment, Math Games
Science - We will talk about the sun and why the sun’s heat is important to Earth.
Writing - We will continue to talk about making revisions to our writing. We will practice writing conventions (spaces, punctuation, capital letters, etc.)
Room 101 Specials Schedule This Week:
Monday - Lab
Tuesday - Gym
Wednesday - Gym
Thursday - Dance
Friday - Music
Last week’s sight words 131-135