First Grade News - Ms. Costello
December 17th -21st, 2018
This week’s Theme Wednesday (12/19) will be: Jammies Day (pajamas)
There is a theme day each day this week for Dever Spirit Week. The schedule is:
Dec. 17 is Merry Monday (wear red and green)
Tuesday, Dec. 18 is Cindy Loo Crazy Hair Do and Hat Day
Wednesday, Dec. 19 is Wake Up Wednesday Pajama Day
Thursday, Dec. 20 is Festive Character Day
Friday, December 21 is Flannel Friday!
Our class will be performing in the Winter Concert on Thursday, December 20th. More information can be found here. Please note that Ms. White and Ms. Nickel request that your child not wear jeans on this day.
We will read about Christmas, and ask and answer questions about the text. We will also read the story Too Many Tamales.
Spelling/Phonics Review l and r blends
Please practice the spelling words at home. They will also be copied into your child’s agenda.
Sight Words: No new words this week. Review missed words up until this point. Please refer to sight word test sheets sent home.
*Please review sight words every night if your child needs a lot of practice to remember them. Words will get progressively more difficult!*
GO Math! Chapter 12:Two-Dimensional Geometry
Monday - Lesson 12.5: Make New Two-Dimensional Shapes
Tuesday - Lesson 12.6: Find Shapes in Shapes
Wednesday - Lesson 12.7: Take Apart Two-Dimensional Shapes
Thursday - Lesson 12.8: Equal or Unequal Parts
Friday - Quiz
Social Studies - We will continue a unit on families and communities.
Social-Emotional Learning - We will do our 13th Second Step lesson, which is about thinking clearly with strong feelings.
Room 101 Specials Schedule This Week:
Monday - Gym
Tuesday - Literacy Lab
Wednesday - Art
Thursday - Music
Friday - No specials - class party