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Ms. Ahn’s newsletter for Jan. 25

Ms. Ahn’s 1st Grade Newsletter
Week of January 25

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: When it snows outside I ___. 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. Complete the Reading Response sheet. Writing: Weekly Journal entry due on Friday.
Spelling: Choose a spelling menu activity. Complete this activity in your Homework Notebook.

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: Complete the math problems.

THURSDAY:
Reading: Read for 10 minutes and record it on your reading log. Writing: Weekly Journal entry due on Friday.
Spelling: Study for tomorrow’s spelling test.

Reading: We have been learning about a variety of community helpers. We are reading books that will help us gain a better understanding of community helpers and the vital roles they play. We enjoy working collaboratively with our classmates.

Writing: We have researched 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 continue the unit on shapes and patterns. We will learn about attributes of shapes.

Phonics: We are going to work on the words in the “og“ family, as well as words that have ‘th’ as the beginning sounds of a word.

Grammar: This week we will concentrate on past and present tenses.

Spelling Words

1. jog 7. that
2. log 8. those
3. fog 9. they
4. hog 10. them
5. blog *11. because (bonus review)
6. this *12. one (bonus)

IMPORTANT REMINDERS:

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

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Cookshop for Families is on Tuesday, January 26 at 7:40am.

There is no school on Lunar New Year, which is on Monday, February 8.