Newsletter 2/22/16

Ms. Strocchia’s 1st Grade Newsletter
Week of February 22nd
Weekly Homework- Due Friday, February 26th
Reading: Read for 15 minutes and record on log.
Writing: Answer this question in your homework notebook twice, using 2 different books:
-After reading your chosen book, practice a reciprocal reading strategy (predict, question, clarify, summarize). Math: Exemplar
Spelling: Test Friday
Menu Activity
Choose 5 words and create a sentence for each word, OR create a story using 5 words ABC order

During the week of February 22nd the students will be continuing to practice utilizing the non-fiction text features within a text. We will practice the skill of summarizing, making sure that we understand what we are reading. For writing, the children are completing their final draft of their non-fiction Community Helpers writing piece! In math, we will be reviewing addition and subtraction with numbers to 100 using regrouping. Spelling Week #16: Sight Words
happen, direction, nothing, life, person, question, slowly, often, however, listen *Reminders:

· SLT meeting on Tuesday, February 23rd at 2:30.

· 100th Day of School Celebration on Friday, February 26th. Don’t forget to wear you 100th Day Hat!