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First Grade Newsletter
February 20, 2018
Here’s a quick peek at our week. Reading/Language- This week we will be reading a fantasy entitled The Garden from Frog and Toad Together. We will be focusing on story structure and repetition. The high frequency words are few, window, shall, night, noise, world, loudly, story. The spelling pattern this week is r-controlled vowel words. The spelling words for the week are far, arm, yard, art, jar, bar, barn, bark, card, yarn. Phonics this week will consist of r-controlled vowel ar and r-controlled vowels or, ore. In grammar we will be talking about subject pronouns and working on the prefix re-. Math- Every day is spent working on number sense, counting, and reviewing math concepts already taught. We will be starting our new chapter on two-digit addition and subtraction. On Thursday of last week, we had our Chinese New Year parade for the school. The children had a great time parading around the school. This was the beginning of our Chinese New Year social studies unit. We will be learning about China and some of the animals that live there. The homework schedule for the week will be sent home in their take home folder on Tuesday.
Have a fabulous week! As always, if you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to ask.