Friday, February 26th: Non-Uniform Day. Send in a quarter.
March 4th: First Grade field trip to see Mary Poppins play. Uniforms are required!
March 11th : End of 3rd Quarter
Math: This week we will take our test on Chapter 7 and begin Chapter 8 on Place Value.
Timed Tests: We will continue taking timed tests each week. The students are doing a great job. Continue practicing the facts listed below. We will take addition and subtraction tests this week.
For subtraction, we will have 20 problems in 5 minutes and we will be subtracting 3 and 4.
For addition, we will have 50 problems in 3 minutes. This is our goal for the year! Woo-hoo!
Review these facts!
1+0=1; 1+1=2; 1+2=3; 1+3=4; 1+4=5; 1+5=6; 1+6=7; 1+7=8; 1+8=9; 1+9=10
2+0=2; 2+1=3; 2+2=4; 2+3=5; 2+4=6; 2+5=7; 2+6=8; 2+7=9; 2+8=10; 2+9=11
3+0=3; 3+1=4; 3+2=5; 3+3=6; 3+4=7; 3+5=8; 3+6=9; 3+7=10; 3+8=11; 3+9=12
4+0=4; 4+1=5; 4+2=6; 4+3=7; 4+4=8; 4+5=9; 4+6=10; 4+7=11; 4+8=12; 4+9=13
5+0=5; 5+1=6; 5+2=7; 5+3=8; 5+4=9; 5+5=10; 5+6=11; 5+7=12; 5+8=13; 5+9=14
6+1=7, 6+2=8, 6+3=9, 6+4=10, 6+5=11, 6+6=12, 6+7=13, 6+8=14, 6+9=15
7+0=7; 7+1=8; 7+2=9; 7+3=10; 7+4=11; 7+5=12; 7+6=13; 7+7=14; 7+8=15; 7+9=16
8+0=8; 8+1=9; 8+2=10; 8+3=11; 8+4+12; 8+5=13; 8+6+14; 8+7=15; 8+8=16; 8+9=17
9+0=9; 9+1=10; 9+2=11; 9+3=12; 9+4=13; 9+5=14; 9+6=15; 9+7=16; 9+8=17; 9+9=18
Phonics: We will have a Phonics test each Friday. Students will be expected to write the following:
short vowel blends: no new blends
long vowel blends: no new blends
special sounds: wh in who, mb, in lamb, ph in photo, c in city, aw in saw, tr and ck in track, sh in wish, pl and ay in play, sh and e in she
spell these words: mild, Bible, cold, faster
syllables: no new syllables
Social Sciences: We will continue a study of Famous African Americans.
Reading: We will continue Reading Groups the is week.
Spelling: This week we will have 15 spelling words . We will have 5 bonus words.
wanting, walking, thinking, thanking, parking, snowing, jumping, washing, playing, looking, praying, calling, singing, because, Mother
Bonus Words: talking
Bible: We will have a Bible verse each week. Students will say the verse to me. We will be learning about Jesus and the Lost Sheep.
Bible Verse: John 3:16 “For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish, but have eternal life.”
Handwriting: We will continue learning how to form the letters. We are working on correct formation, size and placement.
Creative Writing: Students will continue to practice writing complete sentences using capital letters at the beginning and periods at the end. I will introduce question marks this week. We will continue learning the parts of a sentence. We will be writing super sentences. All sentences should have these four parts:
Begin with a capital letter.
End with a punctuation mark.
Be written neatly.
They will write sentences with their spelling words, and write in their journals daily. We will write about President's Day and Georgia Day.
Monday: Math sheet, study Bible verse, spelling words, phonics sounds and math facts
Tuesday: Math Sheet, study Bible verse, spelling words, phonics sounds, and math facts
Wednesday: Math sheet, study Bible verse, spelling words, phonics sounds, and math facts
Thursday: Math sheet, study Bible verse, spelling words, phonics sounds, and math facts