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Detroit First Grade Newsletter

Jan 21st – 25th, 2019

 

Spelling Words:

bring

sing

wing

pink

think

drink

junk

skunk

treetop

backpack

our

were

want

find

new

Dictation Sentence:

We want to find our new backpack.

What we will be studying this Week:

Reading:

StoryRuby in Her Own Time, page 52.

Listening Comprehension:  Compare & Contrast.

Phonics:  Consonant blends: - nk, -ng, compound words.

High Frequency Words: any, enough, ever, every, own, sure, were.

Grammar:  Verbs that add -s.

Handwriting:  Expression in writing.

Math: Number Relationships to 120. Coins & coin values.

Social Sciences:  Weather

 

News and Special Notes:

 

  • Monday, Jan 21st – Martin Luther King Day/School Innovation.
  • Monday, Feb 18th – Early Release Day
  • Mon-Fri., March 18th – 22nd – Spring Break
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A.R. Points – Don’t forget to read and test as much as You can until the end of school.

 

Please have your child read something to you every day.  Remember re-reading books helps with fluency.

 

Every Friday is Cap Day.  Pay fifty cents and wear a cap all day.

 

Please remember the school has developed a strict policy regarding being tardy and early pickup unless it is absolutely necessary.  Also, if your child has been absent, please send a note to school regarding the absence.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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