Welcome to Quarter 3 at Diamond Canyon!
    On this page you will find updates and information for our class.
     Please be sure to scroll all the way down to the bottom of the page.
     Our Week at a Glance
    Reading - We are in Module 6, Cycle 2.
    Spelling - Our next Spelling test is on Thursday, January 20th:
    always, been, old, only, small
    Phonics - This week our focus sound is the long e sound with ee and ea. are . Five words will be on the January 20th Spelling test.
    To date, we have reviewed all short vowels, s, l, and r initial blends, final consonants th (both sounds), wh, ch and sh, quck, and double final consonants 
    with short vowels.
     We have introduced open syllables (go, me, hi) and y (sky, try, musty, puppy) soft c,
    and long a with a_e (race), long o with o_e (lone), long i with i_e (vine), along with soft g and dge, 
    e_e (these) and u_e (cute, flute).
    Math - We are continuing Module 4:
    Place Value, Comparison, Addition and Subtraction to 40
    Science - We are learning about Rocks
    Social Studies - We are learning about MLK and Amerian Symbols
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    This Week:
    Monday - No School
    Tuesday - Day 5:  Art 
    Wednesday - Day 1:  P.E. & Library
    Thursday - Day 2:  Mandarin 
    Friday - Day 3:  P.E 
      Upcoming Events: 
    Staggered release times:  3:15 - K (& siblings), 3:25 - M-Z, 3:30 - A-L)
    (1:45 - K (& siblings) 1:55 - M-Z, 2:00 - A-L)
     Monday, January 17th - No School - MLK Day
    Tuesday, January 18th - 100th Day of School
    Wednesday, January 19th - 101st Day of School
    Friday, January 21st - 2:00 PLC Release
    Friday, January 28th - 2:00 PLC Release
    Here is the link of the zoom recording to this year's Curriculum Night.
    Please let me know if you have any questions.
  •  wish list  

    Please see the first grade supplies list on the Diamond Canyon web site.

    We are in need of 2-3 cases of water bottles, crayola markers, and expo dry erase markers.

    Thank you for your generosity!

    star of the week
    Emerson's Energy