We just want to start by thanking all of our first grade families that worked together and contributed items to make each classroom's Thanksgiving feast a success.
It's "SNOW SECRET!" First Graders Are Learning "SNOW" Much!
In Fundations, we are learning about the glued sounds /am/ and /an/ as part of Unit 5. We will be moving onto Unit 6 which focuses on learning about base words with the suffix s. Examples: chops, ships, dogs Please continue to encourage your child to practice the trick words at home.
In English Language Arts, we are learning how to write a response. We will using fiction and non-fiction books. Some of the different components will be what parts we liked, what parts we disliked, and wonderings we still may have.
In Math, we are learning about addition facts within 20. We will be focusing on the vocabulary words: doubles, doubles plus one, and doubles minus one.
In Social Studies, we are learning about families. We thank you in advance for helping with some of the at home projects that will need information from you. We will also be learning about holidays around the world. Our passports are ready to go!
We will end the month with a special Polar Express Pajama Day on Friday, December 23rd. More information will be sent home this month.
We wish all of you a happy holiday season and a Happy New Year!! As always,thank you for all of your support!! Please encourage your child to utilize Raz Kids and Dreambox over the long winter break.