Mon, Nov 11, 2019

 

In Class This Week:

Spelling:  Final Blends  (nd, lt, st, nt, lp, sp, mp, pt, ft, lk, sk, nch)

Reading: Finishing up the Tedd Arnold unit; skills: claim/support, main idea, building good reading habits

Math: Money; Rocket Quiz (Review +4)/Thursday

English: Review of all skills covered to date

Things to Remember:

11.14.19  Report Cards Sent Home

11.22.19 Blessing Bag items due- Here is the link to sign-up! Thanks so much for helping us with this! 

11.27.19  Thanksgiving Break Begins

 

Mon, Nov 04, 2019

In Class This Week: 

Spelling: Initial Blends with s (sl, sp, sn, sk, sm, st, sw, sc, squ, spl, scr, str, shr, spr)

Reading: Tedd Arnold Author Study continues

Math:  Frames and Arrows and Function Machines; Money; Rocket Quiz (Review +0-3)/Thursday

English:  What is subject and verb agreement?  What are present tense verbs?  What are past tense verbs?  How do I become a better writer knowing subject and verb agreement? 

Things to Remember:

11.5.19 1A Book Fair @8:30- Please feel free to join us! You can send money with your son as well. 

11.8.19  Trimester 1 Ends

11.14.19  Report Cards Sent Home

11.27.19  Thanksgiving Break Begins

Mon, Oct 28, 2019

In Class This Week:

Spelling: Initial Blends with l and r (bl, fl, sl, cl, pl, gl, fr, dr, tr, gr, cr, br, pr)

Reading: Tedd Arnold Author Study continues

Math: Frames and Arrows and Function Machines; Rocket Quiz (Review +3)/Thursday

English:   What are common and proper nouns? 

Science: Water Cycle

Things to Remember:

11.5.19 1C Book Fair @ 8:30

11.8.19  Trimester 1 Ends

11.14.19  Report Cards Sent Home

11.26.19 Thanksgiving Party @ 1:45. All are welcome to attend!

11.27.19  Thanksgiving Break Begins

Last modified on October 28, 2019
Mon, Oct 21, 2019

In Class This Week: 

Reading: Tedd Arnold continues this week. The boys will begin to explore different texts from Tedd Arnold, and begin to make text-to-text connections. Skills-setting, claim/support, sequencing, fact/opinion

Spelling: No new skill this week. We will be reviewing red words covered this far. 

Math: Addition and Subtraction to 20; Equivalent Equations; Rocket Quiz (+2)/Thursday

English: What is a singular noun? What is a plural noun? How do different types of nouns help my writing?

Science: Water Cycle

IMPORTANT GRANDPARENT'S DAY INFO:

10.25.19 Grandparent's Day- half day dismissal (11:45)

-ATTIRE: Boys in 1st through 5th grade should wear long khaki pants, a solid white polo style collared shirt (no emblem), a belt, socks, and school shoes.

-DISMISSAL: Grandparents’ Day dismissal will be at approximately 11:45. After the program, Grandparents will have an opportunity to visit their grandsons’ classrooms. Boys will then be signed out in their classrooms by their grandparents. There will be no carpool dismissal for any student. If a boy does not have a grandparent attending the program, parents may pick up their sons in their classrooms after the program.

--REHEARSAL: Because parents cannot attend the program Friday morning, 1st–6th grade parents are welcome to attend the dress rehearsal on Thursday, October 24 at 1:15pm in the Sanctuary. 

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