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    1B Newsletter                  

    1B Newsletter                                                                       

    Week of January 17-20  2023

     

    Game Plan for  Week:

    We will NOT begin a new reading lesson this  week. We will instead complete our DIBELS/STAR  assessments and begin our Catholic Schools Week projects. 

    Reading-  practice retelling a story, review story elements, review commas and contractions, focus on sentence writing

    Math- near doubles, problem solving with addition 

    Religion- Saint Michael prayer, apostles, prayer assessments

    Social Studies- begin to learn about Greece- the land, flag, and fun facts

    Science-weather 

     

    Review Spelling List:

     

    1. grab

    2. spin

    3. chin

    4. with

    5. match

    6. graph

    7. many

    8. gate

    9. late

    10. too 

     

    Sentence:

    Is she late too?

    Important Dates 

    January 31 2023 -Parents invited to visit 10-12 (BRING LUNCH, please let Mrs. Sexton know if you’re coming- to plan for space)

    February 2 Open House- ( 6-8 We are representing GREECE )

    February 3 100th Day of School- Wear your 100th day t-shirt- glue 100 of something on a shirt. Dress down with your t-shirt… More to come on this. 

    February 14 Valentine’s Party 12:30-1:30 (donations may be needed)





    Daily classroom helpers for the week

    Monday- OFF

    Tuesday - Matisyn

    Wednesday- Mason 

    Thursday - Henley

    Friday- Walter

     

    Classroom Notes

     

    1. DIBELS Assessment has begun, STAR Testing starts next week.

    2. One quiet fidget is allowed. PLEASE NO POKEMON cards, stuffed animals, toys of any kind. Thanks

    3. First grade will now be using laptops regularly. Please remind your child of how to take care of a computer/ipad. 

    4. Extra homework practice is coming home. IT IS OPTIONAL, but will give them/you more practice on
      DIBELS skills- reading fluency and retelling… 

    Classroom Donations

    1. Activity books/coloring books

    2. Bulk snacks- Goldfish, pretzels, crackers- in a bag or box to share

     

    Valentine’s Day

    We will have a small party in the classroom for the kids from 12:30-1:30.

    Students are invited to bring in a Valentine card for every classmate. 

    Here is the list of names:

     

    Bennett

    Noah

    Alex

    Ethan

    Delaney

    Benno

    Gianna

    Lennox

    Luiana

    Julian

    Natalie

    Mylah

    Allison

    Matisyn

    Mason

    Henley 

    Walter

     

    Have a great weekend, Mrs. Sexton