Please remember to practice reading 4-5 times a week with your child! They love this time with you. It’s that daily practice that really helps them. We want to really foster a love for reading for them!
Have a terrific week!
Mrs. Fran McMath
- *Read 15 minutes nightly and record on Reading Log.
- *Get Bragging Behavior Sheet signed daily.
Monday, August 27th: First week of written homework (Homework Packet)
Wednesday, August 29th: Early Release (12:30pm Dismissal)
Friday, August 31st: Ford BINGO Night (6:15-8pm)
Monday, September 3rd: Labor Day Holiday (No School)
Wednesday, September 5th-Friday, September 7th: CogAT Testing (1st grade)
Saturday, September 8th: Green Apple Service Day at Ford ES (8-12pm)
Monday, September 10th: Monday, September 17th: Big Head Fundraiser Campaign
Friday, September 14th: National Anthem Day * Wear red, white, and blue
Monday, September 24th: Friday, September 28th: Fall Break
Phonics: Letter sounds b, r, f, hard g, and blends gr and br
Daily 5: Read-to-Self, Read-to-Someone, and building stamina
Writing: Journal writing and Writer’s Workshop-Narrative Writing
Reading: Clap Your Hands- comprehension and vocabulary: big, jump, dog, out, down, find, like, you, and clap
Lang. Arts: sentences vs. non-sentences and verbs
Math: Ch. 1: Addition Concepts: making sums of 9 and 10 and Ch. 2: Subtraction Concepts: writing subtraction sentences and subtracting horizontally and vertically
STEM: Weather Journal