Happy Monday! We hope everyone had a chance to enjoy the beautiful weather this weekend!Today your child will be bringing home information regarding TenMarks. It is an online supplemental math program that will provide your child with additional math practice. We are asking that your child logs on at least two times per week. Your mathematician will have their own login and password. This week your child will be bringing home a permission slip for our first field trip to the farm in a few weeks. Please return your child's signed slip and money if you have not prepaid. If you would like to join us please indicate that on the bottom of your child's permission slip.Oct. 15th- p.m- Boschert/DlugossOct. 16th-p.m.- Stocker/HerrWow! We are so pleased to see so many of our readers enjoying Raz-Kids. Please remember that we are asking your child to log on at least two times per week!
WritingThis week during Writer's Workshop our writers will be working on planning and rehearsing their small moment stories. They will be gathering their story ideas and learning how to think about what small moment they want to share. We will be reviewing the writing process steps to help get them started. They will have the opportunity to use various writing plans to assist them in getting their ideas organized before they begin their masterpiece. This week we will begin our small moment stories!We are getting ready to finish up our September writing journal. The children have been doing a wonderful job stretching out their writing and adding support to their thinking. We have enjoyed reading about what they like, things they did over the weekend, and what mom and dad are doing! :) We have some amazing writers already!Websites:Various Writing Activities
MathUnderstanding Goal: How does finding number patterns help with counting and computation? In math this week we will continue to focus on number stories. Our mathematicians have their own Math Thinking Journals. They have all been writing their own number model stories in their journals. This week they will have the opportunity to share their thinking and see if their math partner can solve their story. Everyday Mathematics Link for ParentsMath Fact PracticeEveryday Math Games for 1st Grade
October 10th- Fun Run 10:00October 15th- Farm Field Trip- Boschert/Dlugoss p.m. 12:50-3:10October 16th- Farm Field Trip- Stocker/Herr p.m. 12:50-3:10October 31st- Halloween- 1/2 Dismissal 12:20Enjoy the nice weather,First Grade Teachers