Here’s a peek at (next) next week!
Responsive Classroom/Positive Discipline: Community building; Problem solving; What are some ways I can calm myself? How can I show kindness?
Phonics Family Words: use, cube, glue, rule, tune, huge, blue, tube, contribution, beautiful
Phonics: long u (ule, ume, ud, ude, uke, ube)
Reading: Daily 5 implementation - Comparing/contrasting texts on the same and different topic - gingerbread; reindeer (Venn diagram); Nonfiction text features
Mentor Sentence: “The Gingerbread Baby clapped his hands with glee and ran inside.” -Gingerbread Baby
L.Arts: Sentence correction within mentor texts; adjectives
Writing Workshop: Informational - What am I an expert at? How can I teach through my pictures and words? How do I use the whole page to teach? (Show what you know!); Narrative writing review
PBL: Chemo Care Packages
Math: Fractions - non-standard measurement; estimation
- Study Phonics Family Words/Sight Words
- Finding Text Evidence - Gingerbread
- Math - Shape Bots *Build the Robot using 2D and 3D shapes (We will be using the robots the following week for our measurement lessons)
READ! - Headsprouts practice/”Book in a Bag”
*Students should read their “Book in a Bag” the night it gets sent home, and then bring it back to school the next day for reading groups.
First Grade PBL
As a part of our grade level service learning project, we are collecting soda tabs for the Ronald McDonald House all year starting in October. Send tabs in at any time in a plastic bag, and we will do the rest!
Chemo Care Packages - Service Learning
Every year around the holidays, first grade asks our RBES family to donate items for us create care packages for adult patients receiving chemotherapy treatments. If you are able, please send in any of the following items between November 27th and December 8th.
Alcohol free mouthwash
Games (Sudoku, word searches, crossword puzzles, adult coloring books)
Caffeine-free tea bags
Quarterly Coffee with Mrs. Mason - December 5th at 8am
Class Parties - December 15th at 1:30
Holiday Break - December 18-January 2nd
Students Return to School - January 3rd
Report Cards Go Home - January 5th