A Peek at the Week
1st GRADERS, always remember the 3 R's, which are BE READY, BE RESPONSIBLE, and BE RESPECTFUL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Phonics: We will work on words with long i. Here are some examples like, ride, smile, white, bike, dime, and kite.
Spelling: PRACTICE TEST- Thursday TEST-Friday
1. like 2. ride 3. smile 4. time 5. white 6. bike 7. dime 8. hide 9. ice 10. kite 11. who 12. work
Reading: TEST- Friday
1. people 2. live 3. work 4. who 5. out
Read "Who Works Here" pp. 68-77 every night this week. Read "Neighborhood Map" pp. 80-81 on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday nights.
We will review and discuss cause and effect. We will also review main idea. The skill this week is author's purpose. Why did the author write the story?
Language: We will identify special titles. A special title is a specific name of a person. Here are some examples Officer Beth, Mrs. Wood, Miss Rhonda, Officer Tony, and Mr. Reed.
Math: Chapter 3:
Addition Strategies: We will add doubles, and use them to add. We will add doubles plus 1 and minus 1. We will practice addition strategies. We will add 10 and more, and make 10 to add. At the end of the chapter, we will add 3 numbers.
Social Studies: Neighborhood Maps and Communities
Read Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday,and Thursday nights "Who Works Here" pp. 68-77 and Read Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday nights "Neighborhood maps" pp. 80-81
Practice Spelling Words nightly
Phonics homework nightly.
There will be some Math practice homework as well.
If a student does not finish his or her work during the day, it goes home as homework and is due the next day.
August 7- First Full Day of School
August 14- Meet the Teacher Night @ 5:30
August 15- PTO Meeting @ 3:30
August 21- Eclipse Viewing Day
September 1- Teacher Inservice (no students this day)
September 4- No School- Labor Day
September 6- Wellness Wednesday
September 12- PTO Meeting @ 3:30
September 15- Progress Reports go home
September 26- Picture Day
September 28- Sundae Sales
September 29- Sundae Sales
October 2- Math Food Drive Begins
October 5- South vs. Crab Orchard Home @ 6:00
October 6- Grandparents' Day and end of the nine weeks
October 6-13 - Fall Break
October 16- Inservice Day (no students this day)
October 17- PTO Meeting @3:30
October 18- Fire Safety Day
October 19- South vs. Brown there @ 6:00
October 20- Grade cards go home
Guidance- Tuesday, October 3 @10:00-10:30
Snack on Wednesdays
1. Bring a snack from home
2. Bring .75 from home for the snack machine here at school.