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Detroit First Grade Newsletter

January 15th -19th, 2018


Spelling Words:

keep     sheep   sleep    steep   sweet    meet   teeth    queen   jeep     tree   down    went

saw      come     hill

Dictation Sentence:.

The sheep went down the steep hill in a jeep.

What we will be studying this Week:


StoryHoney Bee, page 178.

Listening Comprehension:  Compare and Contrast.

Phonics:  Long e, syllables. vc/cv.

High Frequency Words:  also, family, new, other, some, their.

Grammar:  Nouns in sentences.

Writing: Compositions of interest.

Math: Numbers to 120. Ordering numbers & comparing numbers using greater than/less than.

Social Sciences: Animal Environments

News and Special Notes:

Monday, January 15th – No School/MLK Day.

T.P.R.I. Testing – Mrs. Minter on Wed, Jan. 17th

    Mrs. Pitcock on Tues, Jan. 23rd

                               Mrs. Lewis on Wed, Jan. 24th

A.R. Points – Don’t forget to read and test as much as you can until the end of school. 

Homework is due at school on Friday.

  • Please put your child’s name in all jackets and coats.



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