Feb. 29 Newsletter

Ms. Ahn’s 1st Grade Newsletter

Week of February 29

WEEKLY HOMEWORK:
MONDAY:
Reading: Read for 15 minutes and record it on your reading log. Completed log is due on Friday.
Writing: Weekly Journal entry is due on Friday. Complete the following writing prompt in your Homework Notebook: The best part about the 100th day of school was _______ . (at least 5-7 sentences)
Spelling: Choose a spelling menu activity. Complete this activity in your Homework Notebook.

TUESDAY:
Reading: Read for 15 minutes and record it on your reading log. Completed log is due on Friday. Complete the reading response sheet.
Writing: Weekly Journal entry is due on Friday. Spelling: Choose a spelling menu activity. Complete this activity in your Homework Notebook.

WEDNESDAY:
Reading: Read for 15 minutes and record it on your reading log. Writing: Weekly Journal entry is 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 15 minutes and record it on your reading log. Writing: Weekly Journal entry due on Friday.
Spelling: Study for tomorrow’s spelling test.
Math: Complete the math problems.

Reading: We learned about a variety of community helpers. We will continue to read 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 worked in small groups, or partnerships, and learned from our classmates. We are now working towards publishing our work!

Math: This week we will begin the unit on telling time.

Phonics: We are going to work on the words in the “ame“ family, as well as review previous spelling words.

Grammar: This week we will concentrate on punctuation.

Spelling Words

1. fame 7. blame
2. same 8. flame
3. name 9. plate (review)
4. game 10. state (review)
5. came *11. because (bonus review)

tame *12. jumped (bonus review)

IMPORTANT REMINDERS

Read Across America/ Pajama Day is this Wednesday, March 2!! Bring in your PJ’s and your favorite book to school.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Parent/Teacher Conferences are this Thursday, from 12:30-2:30 and 5-7:30pm.

11:30 Dismissal on Thursday. Please make every effort to pick up your child on time. Thank you.

In observance of Good Friday, there is no school on Friday, March 25.