First Grade News - Ms. Maziarka
January 8th - 12th, 2018
Welcome back! I hope everyone had a great winter break.
School starts at 8:00 AM and ends at 3:00 PM. Please send only plain water with your child to school. NO juice or soda pop. Please leave juice/soda pop for after-school snack.
We will continue middle of year reading testing. When your child is tested, you will receive a sheet explaining what their reading level.
In literacy this week, we will read the book Little Polar Bear and the Big Balloon and talk about the characters, setting, and main events in the story, as well as discuss the story’s main idea.
Spelling/Phonics: double final consonants. Test Friday 1/12.
Sight Words: Words 81-90. Test Thursday 1/18.
*Please practice these words as well as any missed words up until this
Math: Topic 5. Test on Friday 1/12
Monday - Lesson 5-2 & 5-5: Review
Tuesday - Lesson 5-6: Solve Addition and Subtraction Word Problems
Wednesday - Lesson 5-7: Math Practices and Problem Solving: Precision
Thursday –Topic 5 Review for the test
Friday - Topic 5 Assessment
Writing: We will continue to practice editing our writing for spacing, capital letters, and punctuation.