Weekly Summary Sheet for First Grade
March 13, 2017
Homework is sent home each day in the planner! Please do in PENCIL and return the next day!
**A Butterfly Grows will be tested on Monday and Tuesday of next week (March 20th & 21st). Please have your child read the story over the weekend and look over their words. Thank you!
Reading: Level 5 story "A Butterfly Grows” P. 108. Please have your child read this story to you several times. Words to Know: ready, anything, upon, flower, kind, caterpillar, places, also, warm, grew. Please have your child practice writing and reading these words. Vocabulary and Oral Vocabulary Test will be given on Monday, March 20, 2017. Comprehension, and Phonics test will be Tuesday, March 21, 2017.
Spelling: oo/ew/ou words: soon, new, noon, zoo, boot, too, moon, blew, soup, you. Please have your child practice writing and reading these words. Spelling test will be Monday, March 20, 2017. We have started writing a sentence along with our spelling words on our Spelling test. Please have your child also practice reading and writing this sentence: Soon you will see a new moon.
Writing: We are still working on making correct strokes, using correct punctuation, and using correct spacing (two finger spaces). We are also working on organizing our thoughts when writing, focusing on one topic, and adding descriptive words to our writing.
Math: We will be continuing our time unit.
Social Studies: We will be continuing our unit on Benjamin Franklin, Eleanor Roosevelt, and George Washington Carver.
Science: We will be continuing our unit on natural resources.
Other: Scholastic book order forms will be due March 24, 2017. Please let me know if you need the online code. Book-It forms will be due on March 31, 2017. Please remember that on Wednesdays and Thursdays your child will be bringing home a little book to read along with a sheet to complete. Please have your child return the book and homework sheet in their green folder.
NO SCHOOL FRIDAY, MARCH 24TH OR MONDAY, MARCH 27, 2017 for Spring Break.
As always thank you for all you do!!
**Parents please continue to sign the planner each night! Thank you so much!