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Detroit First Grade Newsletter

April 29th  - May 3rd, 2019

Spelling Words:

moon       good

cook         shook

stood       foot

smiling   smiled

waved    waving

went       want

could      should



Dictation Sentence:

The man in the moon is smiling down on us.


What we will be studying this Week:


Story:  Dot & Jabber, and the Great Acorn Mystery, pg 98.

Listening Comprehension:  Compare & Contrast.

Phonics:  Diagraph “oo” & medial phonemes.

High Frequency Words:  among, another, instead, none.

Grammar & Handwriting:  Pronouns.

Math: operation connections

Social Sciences:  Soil.


News and Special Notes:


Please keep reading with your child every night.


T.P.R.I. Test will be given on

Monday, April 29th-Mrs. Minter

Tuesday, April 30th – Mrs. Pitcock

Wednesday, , May 1st- Mrs. Perez

Friday, May 3rd – Field Day (More info to follow.)

Thursday, May 9th – A.R. Field Trip/Texas Tumbling (More info to follow.)

Monday, May 20th is the award assemblies day

K & 1 8:45 a.m.

2 & 3 9:45 a.m.

4 & 5 2:00 p.m.

Tuesday, May 21 – Field trip to Planetarium at Texas A&M & the park in Commerce.

Thursday & Friday, May 23 & 24 – Early Release at 12:15.




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