First Grade Newsletter

Dear Parents,
Please start looking for your child an ADULT SHORT SLEEVE MEDIUM WHITE t-shirt and send it to school, we will be making Native American shirts for Thanksgiving.  Also, please be looking for a long-sleeved t-shirt or sweatshirt that fits your child to send for their Christmas shirts. We start working on the shirts early. 

Anyone who would like please send treats for our Halloween treat bags. (Example: Candy, erasers, pencils, stickers)

October 16th- Report Cards Go Home
October 21st- Picture Orders are due

October 26-30- Red Ribbon Week-Say No To Drugs! Dress Up Days!

October 30th- Mask Contest

November 11th- Veteran’s Day Observed-No School

November 23rd- E-Learning Day/ No School 

November 24th-27th- Thanksgiving Break 

Red Ribbon Week Dress Up Days:

Monday, October 26th 

Don’t Let Drugs Crush your Dreams

Wear your pajamas

Tuesday, October 27th 

Black Out Drugs!/Hats Off to Being Drug Free

Wear your black Whitesboro Shirt/any black shirt and wear your favorite hat

Wednesday, October 28th

We are Drug Free! What’s your superpower?

Wear a super hero shirt or costume

Thursday, October 29th

Voting for my Future to be Drug Free

Wear red, white, and blue

Friday, October 30th

Say Boo to Drugs!

Wear your Halloween costume- nothing scary

**These are the words and concepts we will teach for the next couple of weeks. Please continue checking Seesaw daily for new announcements and information.

October 19th-23rd Unit 2 Week 2
New Sight words -  could  live  one  then  three   

Blend the following words with Short/u/ -  mud   duck  huff  stuff  cub   

October  26th-30th- Unit 2 Week 3 
New Sight Words- eat  no  under  of  who 

Blend the following words with end blends: nest  went  jump  trunk  

Your student should be able to read the following sentences:   

The skunk is in the tent!  Is the test on the desk?  An ant is not fast. 
Grammar: Possessive nouns, singular nouns, plural nouns  

A singular nouns names on person, place, or thing.    A plural nouns name more than one person, place, or thing. 

A possessive noun uses an apostrophe and the letter “s” to show that someone or something owns something.

Start making math fact cards with your child.  This week we will start working on math facts, adding 1 to a number. They will be tested on these soon.  

 0+1=1, 1+1= 2, 2+1=3, 3+1=4, 4+1=5, 5+1=6, 6+1=7, 7+1=8, 8+1=9, 9+1=10

Facts to review: 

0+1=1  0+2=2  0+3=3  0+4=4  0+5=5  0+6=6  0+7=7  0+8=8  0+9=9  0+10=10 0+0=0, 1+1=2, 2+2=4, 3+3=6, 4+4=8, 5+5=10, 6+6=12, 7+7=14, 8+8=16, 9+9=18, 10+10=20, 1+1=2, 2+1=3, 3+1=4,4+1=5, 5+1=6, 6+1=7, 7+1=8, 8+1=9, 9+1=10