What are we learning about?
Reading- We are using reading strategies to help us decode words. One strategy to remind your child of is: “move your eyes ahead of the word your mouth is reading.” They way they are ready for the next word.
Phonics/ Grammar- Please review the phonics chart. We are learning about compound sentences this week.
Math–Chapter 5- Decide if it is addition or subtraction, use addition to check subtraction
Social Studies/Science- This week we are using this time to finish up science and to conference with students on their Chapter 4 math tests and also their writing.
Writing- Students will be writing another Explanatory Writing Piece. How to brush you teeth. Test this Friday. Practice at home-how to make_____how to ride a bike
THE APEX RUN IS BEING MOVED TO THIS FRIDAY BECAUSE OF RAIN
THE FIELD TRIP PERMISSION SLIP FORMS ARE DUE BY FRIDAY
THE AWARDS ASSEMBLY IS CHANGED TO DECEMBER 6th @ 9am
Donations- First grade teachers are in need of white card stock, large glue sticks and Kleenex
11/1-11/30 Toy Drive-new toys can be dropped off at the office
11/19-11/23 Thanksgiving Break No school
11/30 Apex Fun Run K-2
12/5 Walking Field Trip to Olympian High School
12/6 Grade 1 Red Carpet Awards Assembly