March 5, 2019

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March 4, 2019

-We have a field trip next Tuesday, March 12th.  If you have not yet paid the fee, please so by Friday.  I will send home a field trip permission slip to all students missing the fee.

-Thank you to all the families that have provided snack. If you have not provided snack this year please make sure to share.  Students have snack every day.

This week we will read Tia Isa’s Wants a Car and A Chair for My Mother. This quarter first graders will hear many stories that feature diverse characters. We will identify story elements such as characters, setting, character development and author’s purpose. We will use the book to make predictions and inferences. Students will continue to identify character traits that support a growth mindset and perseverance. We will learn about words with the -or sound.
Sight Words: saw, play, because, though, before
Vocabulary: spoiled, tips, savings, and block

We are continuing our All About Me books.

This week, we will continue with unit 6 in math and take the assessment on Friday. We will learn about equivalent numbers with a new routine called name collection boxes. Students will practice more exchanges with a new game called penny, dime, and dollar exchange. We will play fishing for 10 and the difference game.

In science we will continue with the second part of the science unit on sound and light. Students will explore light and mirrors and discuss how light can be reflected to a new position. In Social studies, we will learn more about Dr. Seuss. We will also learn about Malala Yousafzai and discuss how different families live around the world.

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