Our Valentines Party will be on February 14th! Please decorate a medium sized gift bag for your child to bring and collect their Valentine cards in. Please only have your child complete the “from” part of the valentine for each friend in our class.
Dr. Seuss Read Across America week is coming the week of February 27th! Please see the attachment for specifics on each day. If your child is not participating in the theme dress up on Thursday, March 2nd (college, team, LPS spirit shirt) and Friday, March 3rd (favorite DR. SEUSS character), they must wear regular school uniform.
A few things…
*There is a new email for reporting absences: email@example.com
*please send a doctor’s note upon returning if necessary or if absent 3 or more consecutive days
*Please make sure you are practicing math facts with your child. You can make flashcards or purchase them.
*Please make sure your child is prepared each day with their lunch and utensils (spoon, fork, napkin, etc.) needed for eating it. Our lunch is scheduled from 11:20-11:50.
*Students have a book box in our classroom. Please send a few books from home for your child to place in their book box. The book must fit in a shoebox size plastic container. Thanks!
*Please remember to post any dismissal changes on School Dismissal Manager prior to 2:30 each day.
*Accidents of all kinds can happen in first grade. Please send a baggie of extra uniform clothes in your child’s backpack.
What are we learning next week:
Grammar/Writing: adverbs/ past event writing, creating a plan for writing
Phonics/Spelling: long e with y at the end
Reading: retelling the plot of a story; reading with fluency
Math: Topic 8: composing and decomposing numbers up to 120; Valentine number sense math
Science/Social Studies: United States presidents (Washington, Lincoln, role of the president)
TLIM Habit: Habit 2: Begin with the End in Mind
Dates to remember:
February 14: class Valentine party ( wear pink, red, white, or purple Valentine colors)
February 20: NO SCHOOL- (staff development)
February 27-March 3: Dr. Seuss Week (please see attachment)
March 6-10: Spring Break