Week of November 3rd

Happy November!

This week we will be learning about the letters F and L, the sight words the, gray, & and, and the –ag word family. In math we will explore number patterns (counting by 5s and 10s to 100). We will learn about Powhatan and Pocahontas during Unit time.

Look out for Homework journals to start coming home. Homework should only take about 10-15 minutes. Please continue to read and practice sight words every night.

Remember Tuesday, November 4th is a day off for students.

Have a wonderful weekend!!

Week of October 27th

October is drawing to a close, but we are still going strong. In Language Arts, we are learning about the letters P and G, the sight words one, like and pink, and the -ap and –ag word families.

In Math we will continue to learn about the numbers 1-10 (writing, building, more, less and the same).

In Unit, we will start learning about water properties.

I look forward to the parent teacher conference nights on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Have a great weekend!

Week of October 20th

We had a great time at the Pumpkin Patch. Thank you to all of the chaperones who joined us.

This week we will be learning about the letters C and V, the sight words am, it, green and the –at and –an word families. In math, we will start learning about the numbers 1-10 (more, less or fewer, and the same). In Unit, we will learn what items sink and which float.

Please continue to read and study sight words every night. Please practice the skills we are learning in class too.

Thank you for all of you support and have a great weekend!

Field trip

The field trip is tomorrow. Don’t forget to wear comfortable clothes appropriate for the weather and comfortable shoes for a lot of walking. Don’t forget to pack a yummy lunch and bring your backpack (that is where you will carrying your pumpkin). We will have a GREAT time!

Week of October 13th

We have an exciting week! We have a trip to the Pumpkin Patch on Friday and the Book Fair is happening all this week.

In Language Arts, we will review the letters and sight words we have learned this first 9 weeks. In math we will review shapes, graphing, patterns and sorting. Please practice these skills at home. We will sort Chex Mix and we will graph if we like or do not like pumpkin pie. In Unit, we will start learning about magnets.

Please turn in the field trip forms as soon as possible.

Since we will be on the field trip during our library time, we will visit the Book Fair on Thursday from 12:10-12:45.

Have a great weekend!

Week of October 6th

This week we will be reviewing all of the letters and sight words we have learned thus far. In Math we will continue making patterns. In Unit we will start learning about pumpkins. This week is also Fire Safety Week – we have a visit from the Ladysmith Volunteer Fire Department, we will learn how to stop, drop and roll and how to dial 911 in an emergency.

Don’t forget to turn in your field trip money.

Keep reading and keep practicing those sight words.

Have a great weekend!