Welcome to First Grade
Here's what is coming up this month:
*Identify Possessive Nouns
*Use beginnings/endings and letter clusters (ex. pl, cl, br, pr)
*Recognize high frequency words
*Read on-level text with purpose and understanding
*Identify the author's message or moral of the story
*Possessive Proper Nouns
*Long vowel vs. short vowel patterns
*Blends at the beginning and ending of short vowel words
*Opinion Writing (Persuasive)
*Subtraction Strategies to 20
Science and Social Studies
*Social Studies: Families and Holidays Around the World
*Science: Sounds and Light
Words of the Week
*December 2nd- Crazy Hat Day!
*December 14th- Holiday Sweater Day!
*December 22nd- Holiday Spirit Day! (Wear holiday colors, hats, ears, etc.)
*December 22nd- Holiday Parties in homerooms in the afternoon
*December 23rd- Half Day. Dismissal at 11:40.
*December 26th-30th- No SCHOOL