Ms. Strocchia’s 1st Grade Newsletter
Week of May 23rd
Weekly Homework- Due Friday, May 27th
Reading: Read for 15 minutes and record on log.
Writing: Answer this question in your homework notebook once: What is the main idea of the story or chapter? Is your book fiction or non-fiction and how can you tell? Math: Exemplar
Spelling: Choose ONE (or more)
-ABC order
-Choose 5 spelling words and create a sentence for each
-Menu Activity

During the week of May 23rd the students will be reading the non-fiction book called, “From Seed to Plant”. The children will be classifying and sorting information. They will also be making inferences as we continue to read the book. For writing, the students are going to be focusing on the components of writing a “How-To” writing piece. They will complete their planning pages and begin their first draft of their writing piece. In math, the students will be starting a new chapter. The children will be practicing addition for numbers to 1,000 with and without regrouping in the ones place and tens place. Spelling: Week #27- Sight Words
Show, Sign, Sincerely, Something, Trouble, Throw, Usually, Vacation, Whole, Wrote Reminders:

· Recycling Project- Due Friday May 27th

· No School- Monday, May 30th : Memorial Day