The students started writing their penguin informative books last week. We talked about the text features listed above. The first graders will write facts about the habitat, diet, predators, appearance, and some cool facts on the penguin they picked.
The vocabulary words listed above are some of the words that the first graders learned during our penguin unit.
This activity was sent home with your child on Tuesday. Please have them return it to school on Monday.
The first graders have been learning about true/false statements in math. There will be math homework Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.
The first graders started working on their number scrolls. The goal is to write numbers to 1,000 by the end of the year.
One of the math skills the first graders were working on last week in math was greater than, less than, or equal to. Please ask them about what kind of number the mouth eats.
The kids used this link Math Games to play some of the math games they play during the week online. Your child can play these games at home. If you would like their username and password, please let me know.
This week's reading target is main idea and details about a story. The topic is astronauts.
- Lesson 16 spelling test will be Friday.
- The 100th day of school is Monday, January 29th. There will be a note sent about special treats and activities for that day.
- The Valentine's Day party will be Wednesday, February 14th from 2:15-3:15. Your child can make a box or bag to hold their cards that they will exchange on that day. Please do not send the bag or box until the day of the party.