First Grade News - Ms. Costello
September 18th - 22nd, 2017
We will be practicing Daily 5 - Buddy Reading and Word Work. We will also be reviewing how to select just-right books for read to self, as well as taking a tour of the classroom library, how to find a good reading spot in the classroom, and reviewing how to build stamina in reading. We will also read the book Chester’s Way, and discuss the characters, setting, and theme of the story.
Spelling/Phonics short e
Please practice the spelling words all week at home.
Sight Words Words 11-20
*Please review sight words every night, especially if your child needs a lot of practice to remember them.*
enVision Topic 1, Lessons 1-4 through 1-6
Social Studies - We will be reviewing rules, routines, and procedures in school. We will also be discussing how to be a good friend in school. We will have our third Second Step lesson on Friday.
Room 101 Specials Schedule This Week:
If you would like some additional resources to reinforce some of the topics we are covering this week, check out some of the links below (100% optional) :)
ABCYa! - Word Problems (addition/subtraction)
Short /e/ worksheets (printer required)
Short /e/ booklets (printer required)
Starfall - short /e/ game
A really great video of a read aloud of Chester's Way (featuring American Sign Language)
short /e/ word slider cards (printer required)