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Ms. Ahn’s Newsletter for Jan 11

Ms. Ahn’s 1st Grade Newsletter

Week of January 11

WEEKLY HOMEWORK:
MONDAY:
Reading: Read for 10 minutes and record it on your reading log. Completed log is due on Friday.
Writing: Weekly Journal entry due on Friday. Complete the following writing prompt in your Homework Notebook: The best part of my community is ___. Write at least 4-6 sentences.
Spelling: Choose a spelling menu activity. Complete this activity in your Homework Notebook.

TUESDAY:
Reading: Read for 10 minutes and record it on your reading log. Writing: Weekly Journal entry due on Friday.
Spelling: Choose a spelling menu activity. Complete this activity in your Homework Notebook. Math: Complete the math problems.

WEDNESDAY:
Reading: Read for 10 minutes and record it on your reading log. Writing: Weekly Journal entry due on Friday.
Spelling: Choose a spelling menu activity. Complete this activity in your Homework Notebook. Math: Study for your Math Test.

THURSDAY:
Reading: Read for 10 minutes and record it on your reading log. Complete the Reading Response sheet. Writing: Weekly Journal entry due on Friday.
Spelling: Study for tomorrow’s spelling test.
Math: Math test on Addition & Subtraction Facts to 20.

Reading: For this new reading unit, we will focus on community helpers. We are going to read books that will help us gain a better understanding of community helpers and the vital roles they play. We will work collaboratively with our classmates.

Writing: We will choose one community helper to write about. As we did in the previous unit, we are going to work in a small group, or partnership, and learn from our classmates.

Math: This week we will conclude the unit on addition and subtraction facts to 20. We will focus on solving word problems.

Phonics: We are going to work on the words in the “op“ family.

Grammar: This week we will concentrate on punctuation.

Spelling Words

1. hop 7. chop
2. cop 8. flop
3. mop 9. bag
4. top 10. rag
5. pop *11. after (bonus)
6. stop *12. before (bonus)

IMPORTANT REMINDERS

Math Test on addition and subtraction facts to 20 will be on Thursday!

Please send in a healthy snack every day for your child. Thank you.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

School will be closed on Monday, January 18 for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Picture Retake will be on Wednesday, January 20.