Here’s a peek at next week:
Spelling words: didn't, wasn't, doesn't, couldn't, won't, it's, that's, where's, what's, here's.
Reading: Daily 5 with emphasis on beginning. middle and ending, finding evidence in text to support answer and retelling the story. What was the author's purpose? We will compare stories using a Venn diagram. Students will identify specific details in informational texts that describe characters, setting and events.
L.Arts: We will focus on suffixes.(-less, -est, -ful)
Writing Workshop: Continue Working on fictional narrative writing. What is it? What characters can I think of? What kind of problems can they have? Should I include the setting? How can I get my character out of trouble? How can I describe the problem? Students will practice using a checklist to make their writing better.
Math: Students will be introduced to fact families, multiplication and division this week. We will be reviewing MAP skills. We will practice the ways to demonstrate a multiplication problem as well as a division problem.
Social Studies: STEAM Challenge WEEK. Students will have opportunity to design and build a structure using marshmallows and spaghetti noodles. What is important to think about in order to have a tall, standing structure? Happy Building!
1. Practice your Sight Word List
4. Review your spelling words nightly
Check Spelling City out to practice your spelling words for the week. :)
Our class will participate in picture day on Tuesday, March 1st. If you have a student in 3rd-5th grade they will have their picture taken on Wednesday, March 2nd. I look forward to seeing everyone's smiling face! :)
It is time for the RBES Spring Book Fair! The dates for this exciting event are , and 14-18 (No school/Make up day on ). The Book Fair will be open March 10, 14, 15, 16 and 17 from , night from 6-8 during the STEAM Night/Ice Cream Social, and on from 8:00 AM until 10:00 AM. Grandparents and special friends are invited to lunch and the Book Fair any day, and -Thursday, March 14th-17th. The Book Fair provides students, parents, grandparents, and special friends an excellent opportunity to purchase great books that your children will love to read. This is also a wonderful way to help support the RBES Media Center. All proceeds go directly to the RBES Media Center.
We need volunteers! Please go to Volunteer Spot to sign up! http://vols.pt/HbvcDj
Be a HEART Hero Today
Please consider being a heart hero by getting sponsorships. Jump rope event will happen the week of February 29th to March 4th. All envelopes are due back to school by March 4th. Thank you for participating in this very worthy cause! :)
RBES BOOK FAIR
It is time for the RBES Spring Book Fair! The dates for this exciting event are March 10, and 14-18 (No school/Make up day on March 11). The Book Fair will be open March 10, 14, 15, 16 and 17 from 8:00 AM until 2:30 PM, Tuesday night from 6-8 during the STEAM Night/Ice Cream Social, and on Friday, March 18 from 8:00 AM until 10:00 AM. Grandparents and special friends are invited to lunch and the Book Fair any day, March 10 and Monday-Thursday, March 14th-17th. The Book Fair provides students, parents, grandparents, and special friends an excellent opportunity to purchase great books that your children will love to read. This is also a wonderful way to help support the RBES Media Center. All proceeds go directly to the RBES Media Center.
Please look for volunteer information coming soon.
We All Scream for Ice Cream!
Please send in ice cream toppings to your child’s homeroom teacher before March 13th. Sour gummi worms, caramel, sprinkles, strawberries, bananas and cherries are among the favorites! All proceeds from the Ice Cream Social will benefit the Media Center. Thank you so much!
The first grade students will present three performances of the musical drama "E-I-E-I-Oops" on Thursday, March 31st. Our performances will be at 9:00, 10:15 a.m., and 7:00 p.m.
Calling All 1st Grade Parents!
Ms. Granger needs volunteers to help with the 1st Grade Musical, "E-I-E-I-Oops!" Help is needed with the scenery and costumes for this performance. Workdays to help with both will take place on the following days:
If you are able to help, please come to the Art & Music rooms from . Children are welcome, and they can even help, so you can write a note for any school-aged children to stay after school on any day you are able to work. You may want to bring your child a snack for after school.
We are also asking for donations of gallon Ziploc bags. We will need one for every 1st grade student to keep each child's costume in one safe place. If you are able to send in any with your child, it would be greatly appreciated!
If you are interested in helping or have any questions, you can contact Lindsey Pollack at LHPollack@hotmail.com.
2/29 iMom Breakfast 7:30am
3/2-3/3-- Kindergarten Registration at RBES
3/4-- Mother/ Son Event
3/10, 3/14-3/17-- Book Fair at RBES
3/31-- E-I-E-I- Oops Play at 9:00, 10:15 and 7:00 pm
Have a great weekend!!