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*Save the dates! More info to come. Families welcome.*
Wednesday, May 16th 12:15-1:15 PM Our Little Poetry Picnic
Tuesday, June 19th 3:45-4:15 PM Class Play

This week’s lessons will focus on:


Language Arts: This week we will begin Unit 6 in our Reading Wonders program.

Essential Question:

How can we work together to make our lives better?

Word Work:

Words with the -ic spelling

Spelling Words







Stories for the Week

Reading/Writing Workshop: Super Tools

Literature Anthology: Click Clack Moo: Cows That Type

HF/Trick Words









Math: We will finish up our work with the topic, Geometry. We will then begin our unit on money.
We will identify and learn the values of all U.S. coins and also learn to use appropriate notation.   

Daily Schedule

                                                                                            8:50                  Arrival begins 
                                                                                    9:05                  Late bell rings
                                                                                    9:10                  Morning Meeting 
                                                                                    9:35-10:20       Special
                                                                                    10:20                Language Arts
                                                                                    12:10-12:50     Lunch/Recess
                                                                                    1:00                  RTI
                                                                                    1:30                  Math 
                                                                                    2:15                  Snack/Break
                                                                                    2:30                  Science/Social Studies 
                                                                                    3:10                  Dismissal begins

                                                                                                                                                            Specials Rotating Schedule
                                                                                                                       (9:35 - 10:20 AM Daily)

                                                                                                                                                      Day 1 - Art
                                                                                                                                                      Day 2 - Mindfulness
                                                                                                                                                      Day 3 - Music
                                                                                                                                                      Day 4 - Gym
                                                                                                                                                      Day 5 - Library or Computer
                                                                                                                                                      Day 6 - Health

A few helpful links:

Math Magician
Practice your math facts and become a first grade math magician!

Scholastic Book Clubs
Place your child's book order online and our class earns free books! Check the site for dates and availablity.

Sheppard Software learning games
Have a blast practicing numerous first grade math concepts in fun ways with this link. You can even link to other subjects like ELA and Science from this website!

Spelling City
Type in this week's spelling list and have fun practicing through the use of fun spelling games!

That's a Fact!
Practice your math facts and increase your speed!