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We will begin a nonfiction unit this week about communities and community workers. While learning about community workers we will be working on picking out the main topic of a passage and answering questions in a complete sentence to tell the main idea of the passage. The students will also be working on the nonfiction text features illustrations and labeling.
This week we will be working on our sight words. OUr new phonics curriculum has 100 sight words for the students to know by the end of the year. They will be assessed so we know which ones they need to focus on. Please check your child's reading bag this week for the sight words in there to practice.
This week we will continue our first unit in our Lucy Caulkins Writing Curriculum. We will begin writing small moment stories. We are also working on our grammar skills and understanding what makes a sentence complete vs. incomplete.
We will be be working on subtraction in Chapter 2. We
Please take time at home to go over the math pages and practice math facts.
We will begin our first unit this week on parts of Animals.
- Safety Town Field Trip on Thursday afternoon.
- Please sign up for class dojo and connect to our class. I give lots of updates, pictures and videos on there!
- Spirit Week!
Monday, September 24th
"WE ARE PART OF A TEAM"
Come to school dressed in your favorite sports team apparel- baseball, soccer, football, etc..
Tuesday, September 25th
"IT’S CRAZY NOT TO BE A FRIEND TO EVERYONE"
It's time to let loose and get crazy...with your hair, your socks, your clothes, whatever!
Wednesday, September 26th
STRIPES WANTS TO
BE YOUR FRIEND!
In honor of our school's mascot, Stripes the Tiger, wear some clothing that has stripes on it.
Thursday, September 27th
BE A SUPER FRIEND!
Show your super skills by dressing like your favorite super hero.
Friday, September 28th
I'M PROUD TO BE YOUR FRIEND!
Show your school spirit by wearing Leigh School colors-red,white & black.
A reading log is coming home on Monday September 17th. It is due back Monday September 30th. This is your child's homework and should be completed by your child. Please make sure your child is completing all of the writing, as this is their homework. Thank you in advance!
We will have snack in
the morning. Please send a healthy snack, such as fruit, vegetables, fruit cups or applesauce. Please send one of these options with your child to school for snack.We have students who are allergic to nuts. Please do not send any snacks with peanut butter, please do not send any snacks made out of nuts or where nuts are handled. Go to the "Snack" section of this website for more specific information regarding snack.