Mon, Feb 24, 2020

n Class This Week:

Spelling: y as a vowel

Reading:    Could there be other life in space?  Skills- real/fantasy, drawing conclusions, cause/effect, setting, claim/support, abc order, sequencing, main idea/details, classify/catagorize

Math:  2 digit addition with regrouping ;  Function Machines;  2 digit subtraction without regrouping; Rocket Quiz Subtraction Review (-3)/Thursday

English:  When do you drop the y and add -ies, -ied, or -ier?  Remember to just add s, d, or r when the y has a vowel in front of it.  Ex:  keys  What are suffixes?  When do you use them?  Suffixes come at the end of words and change the root/base word.

Science:   What are moons?  What type of rocks are on Earth and the other planets? What is a simple machine? How do simple machines help us day to day?

Things to Remember:

2/21/20 Trimester 2 Ends

2/27/20- Report cards come home! 

3/6-3/13- Spring Break begins! 

Don't forget to mark these on your calendar! 

4/1/20- Class Picture Day

3/30/20-Class Chapel (8:00 in small chapel) All parents are encouraged to attend! 

4/16/20-Maker Faire, 5:30

5/1/20-Field Day (Parents are welcome), 1/2 day dismissal

5/13/20-1st Grade Class Day

Last modified on February 24, 2020
Mon, Feb 17, 2020

Spelling:  'oo' as in zoo

Reading:    What are stars?  What star does Earth orbit?  Skills- real/fantasy, drawing conclusions, cause/effect, setting, claim/support, abc order, sequencing, main idea/details, classify/categorize

Math:   Two digit addition without regrouping; Rocket Quiz Subtraction (-2)/Thursday

English:  What are quotation marks and when do we use them in our writing?  What are contractions and when do we use them in our writing?

Science:  What are stars?  What star does Earth orbit? Where are we in relation to space?

Important Dates:

2/21/20 Trimester 2 Ends

2/27/20- Report cards come home! 

3/6-3/13- Spring Break begins! 

Don't forget to mark these on your calendar! 

3/30/20-Class Chapel (8:00 in small chapel) All parents are encouraged to attend! 

4/1/20- Class Picture Day

4/16/20-Maker Faire, 5:30

5/1/20-Field Day (Parents are welcome), 1/2 day dismissal

5/13/20-1st Grade Class Day

Tue, Feb 11, 2020

In Class This Week:

Spelling: r-controlled vowels (or), Spelling Test on Thursday! 

Reading:    What are satellites (moons)? What type of rocks are on Earth and the other planets?  Skills- real/fantasy, drawing conclusions, cause/effect, setting, claim/support, abc order, sequencing, main idea/details, classify/categorize

Math:   Adding to 100 without and without regrouping; Function Machines; Rocket Quiz Subtraction (-0,1)/Thursday

English:  When do you drop the y and add -ies, -ied, or -ier?  Remember to just add -s, -ed, or -er when the y has a vowel in front of it.  Ex:  keys 

Science:   Of what are planets made? What is a simple machine? How do I use simple machines in my daily life? How can simple machines help you design a tool to fix a problem when on a different planet?

Things to Remember:

*2/13/20  Sundaes with your Sweetheart  @ 1:45 p.m.  in the back gym *Please let me know if you don does not have a Mom or special friend coming.

*2/13/20- Don't forget to send in your Valentines! Please DO NOT SEND CANDY OR EDIBLE items with the Valentines. You can have your son just fill in the "from" section to make passing out his Valentines easier. We have 16 boys in our class. 

*2/14-2/17 Winter Break

Last modified on February 11, 2020
Mon, Feb 03, 2020

Spelling: r-controlled vowels (ar)

Reading:    What are planets? What type of rocks are on Earth and the other planets?  How can simple machines help you design a tool to fix a problem when on a different planet?  Skills- real/fantasy, drawing conclusions, cause/effect, setting, claim/support, abc order, sequencing, main idea/details, classify/catagorize

Math:   Adding to 100 without regrouping; Function Machines; Rocket Quiz Subtraction (Addition Review)/Thursday

English:  What are pronouns?  When is a good time to use pronouns in our writing?

Science:   Of what are planets made? What is a simple machine? How do I use simple machines in my daily life? How can simple machines help you design a tool to fix a problem when on a different planet?

Things to Remember:

*2/13/19  Sundaes with your Son @ 1:45 p.m *Moms or special female friends attend this event

*2/14-2/17  Winter Break/President's Day

Last modified on February 3, 2020
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