Dear First Grade Families,
On Thursday, April 12 you are cordially invited to attend your child’s grade level music program. During the show titled “Spring is Here” the children will sing songs celebrating the arrival of spring. Your child may dress as a small forest animal (i.e. squirrel, bunny, bird, etc. – painted faces are okay) OR flowers (i.e. wildflowers) OR in bright spring colors.
Send your child to the gym at 6:15 for warm-up; the performance will start promptly at 6:30 p.m. in the cafeteria. We look forward to seeing you on Thursday, April 12 at 6:15 p.m. for the show.
NO SCHOOL FRIDAY MARCH 30th
3rd Nine Weeks awards ceremony is Friday, April 6th at 8:50 am.
Here is what we will be learning next week:
Long Vowel Review Week
rope, cute, flute, here, like, gate, made, bike, these, home
Students will describe the plot of a fiction story and retell the events with attention to the sequence of events.
Students will plan and draft a small moment story. Students will use craft moves in their writing such as dialogue, sound words, strong beginning, strong ending, adding details, feelings, etc.
Students will recite and explain the meaning of the Pledge to the Texas Flag.
Students will identify anthems and mottoes of Texas.
Students will identify contributions of the historical figure Sam Houston who has influenced the state of Texas.
Students will identify and compare the parts of plants.
Students will identify 2D shapes based on their attributes. (focusing on regular and irregular hexagons)
Students will create 2D figures, including circles, triangles, rectangles, squares, rhombuses, and hexagons.
Students will compose 2D shapes by joining other shapes.
The festival runs from 1-6pm on Saturday. Silent Auction is from 1-5pm and Live Auction is from 4-6pm.