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    Suzie

     
    On this page you will find weekly updates for our class.
    Please be sure to scroll all the way down to the bottom of the page.
     
     
    This week we will continue our Reading Street program along with
    Phonics instruction and Sight Word (High Frequency Word) spelling.
    The refrigerator copy went home today.
    Spelling Words - read, write and spell for Friday's test
    Amazing Words (Vocabulary) - recognize and be able to use in a sentence
    Phonics - (skill we are practicing in class) read
    High Frequency Words (HFW) - read and be able to use in a sentence
     
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     This week we are reviewing the first 100 spelling words.
    We will send home a list of the words that your chiild still needs to master.
    This week the review words are on the Refrigerator Copy.
    For those that are ready, we will begin the next 100 spelling words this week.
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    Our Phonics skill again this week is long u vowel teams - ui (fruit - usually in the middle of a word) and ew and ue (glue and few - usually at the end of a word).
     
    To date, we have practiced closed syllables - cvc words (short vowel)
    blends, digraphs, three letter blends, and vowel consonant e syllables.
    We have introduced vowel teams starting with ai and ay, ie and igh, and oa and oe.
     
      
    We are also identifying Singular and Plural Nouns.
     
    We will continue our Eureka Math Program Module Two: 
    Place Value and Addition and Subtraction within 20
    This week we are building 10 to add teen numbers.
     
    This Week:
     
    Monday = Day 1 - P.E.
    Tuesday =  Day 2 - Art and Library
    Wednesday = Day 3 - P.E. 
    Thursday = Day 4 - Music 
    Friday = Day 1 - P.E.
      
     Upcoming Events:
    Monday, November 5 - PTA General Meeting 6pm
    Tuesday, November 6 - Election Day
    Friday, November 9 - Donuts with Dad 7:30 am
    Wednesday, November 7 - Friday, November 16 - Book Fair 
    Monday, November 12 - No School Veteran's Day (observed)
    Wednesday, November 14 - Picture Retakes
    Thursday, November 15 - Book Fair Family Night 5-7pm
    Friday, November 16 - 1st Grade Thanksgiving Performance 2:45pm
    November 21-23 - No School - Thanksgiving Break
    Thursday, November 29 - Kindergarten Round-Up 6pm
     
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