Weekly Update


    Weekly News


    Please remember:

    • Spelling and ELA 8 assessment is on Tuesday, November 20th.
    • To send in a healthy snack every day.  
    • Please remember the school requires all 3 clearances to volunteer or eat lunch with your child.
    • No School for Students– Wednesday, November 21st – Monday, November 26th.  School resumes Tuesday, November 27th.


    This Week in Social Studies Students Will:  

    • Have fun learning about turkeys, Pilgrims, Native Americans and Thanksgiving!


    This Week in Math Students will: Solve story problems and equations with unknown partners.

    This week in ELA students will:

    • Build and blend words with the /th/ th and other known letter sounds. 

    • Use letter-sound knowledge to read decodable text and develop fluency.

    • Practice summarizing and retelling stories.

    • Understand the characteristics of nonfiction, realistic fiction and fantasies.

    • Identify and read nouns.

    • To recognize and compose questions.

    • Identify story details.

    • Read captions and labels on diagrams.

    Recognize initial blends with s. (ex: Stan, stick, snap, spin)         


    A special thank you to Anna, our Star Student!





    Technology Time

    These are fabulous websites to practice skills we have been learning at school.  All of them are great sites that I hope your children enjoy!


    First in Mathhttp://www.firstinmath.com/


    RAZ Kids - https://www.kidsa-z.com/main/Login


    Starfall - http://more2.starfall.com/n/level-a/learn-to-read/load.htm?&y=1&rdr=1&


    Math Playground - http://www.mathplayground.com/grade_1_games.html


    First Grade Fun