We are ready to move into the last week of October already! This week we will continue to work on our short e words ( ex: pen), introduce words with an l blend at the beginning of the word ( ex: clam), as well as continue to work on subtraction, learn more about seasons and weather, and manage to squeeze in some fun seasonal activities as well.
Monday 10/29- Day D Music – Our students are encouraged to wear red today to show support for those in Warwick after Friday’s tragic events.
Tuesday 10/30 Day A Applied Engineering
Wednesday 10/31 Day B Art
Thursday 11/1 Day C Phys Ed – Our class will watch a special autumn movie today!
Spelling Test on words listed below:
set, sent, ten, tell, let, get, all call, make, of
Friday 11/2 – NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS
Please remember to return your conference forms if you have not already done so. I am looking forward to the chance to meet with you all very soon!
Red Day! Wear your red to support drug prevention week!
Book Exchange! Remember your library books please!
Monday 10/22 Day C- PE- Today is jersey day for Red Ribbon week ( reminding students to stand up against drugs) . Students are encouraged to wear their favorite sports team! We also earned a PJ day tomorrow at school for our class only. Students may choose either a sports shirt/jersey or pajamas. Maybe they could even combine the two…!
Tuesday 10/23 Day D- Music- Today we will have our Lesson 6 test for spelling. Please see the list on last week’s post. Today students are encouraged to wear orange for ” Orange you glad you don’t do drugs! ”
Tuesday- Today we will get a new spelling list. In lesson 6 on Storytown we will be learning the following words:
Spelling Words: all, call, fall, wall, ball, tall, not, top, much, thank
High Frequency Words: how, make, of, some
Vocabulary Words: commotion, muffle, overflowing, locate, search, symbol
Our Spelling Test will be on Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Wednesday Day D- Today we will begin our story, All on the Map and work on words ending in -all. We will also continue working on subtraction. There will be a substitute in the morning as I am at a meeting.
Thursday- Day A
Friday – Day B – We have an early dismissal today! Have a Great Weekend!
Here’s a look at upcoming dates in Mrs. Appel’s first grade
Wednesday 10/10 Day C : Phys. Ed. There will be a substitute teacher with the class, as I pull students to read independently with them. This reading assessment helps us to find appropriate books for small reading group time.
Thursday 10/11 Day D: Music
Friday 10/12 Day A Applied Engineering: We will have book exchange today! We will also have a short math quiz today on subtraction with pictures.
Monday 10/15 Day B Art: We will have our spelling test on Lesson 5 words.
Lesson 5 Spelling : not, lot,dot, hot, hop,top, back, pick, oh, yes
High Frequency Words: find, much, thank
Vocabulary Words: horrible, invigorated, presented, aid, persistent, sweltering
Thank you to everyone who donated to our apple day celebration! The kids had a blast and got the opportunity to learn a lot about this important fruit. During the month of October we are going to learn about the fall season.
Here is a look ahead at our week:
Tuesday 10/2- Day B Art
Wednesday 10/3- Day C Phys Ed- Chapter 1 Math Test- addition to 10
Thursday 10/4 Day D- Music . Spelling Test Lesson 4. ( Note: There was an error on the send home sheet of lesson 4 words and “ack” should have been “sack.”)
Friday 10/5 Day A – Applied Engineering – Today we will make paper scarecrows! We will also get our Lesson 5 words. These will be listed on Friday.
Monday 10/8- No School