First Grade News
April 23-27, 2012
What we’re learning
Our Bible stories for this week are “Solomon’s Wisdom” and “Israel’s Kings TurnAway from God.” We will be reading “Chompy’s Afternoon” and “Dinosaur Babies”
inour basal reading books. We are focusing on the –ng and –nk ending sounds. Math willinclude counting dimes, nickels and pennies, identifying fractions, and bar graphing.We will focus on the letter “h” in handwriting. For P.E. we working on the softballthrow and sprints.
Monday, April 23: Read Christ Light “Solomon’s Wisdom”Read “Chompy’s Afternoon”
Tuesday, April 24: Memory Work: 2 Timothy 3:15Math Flash CardsWednesday, April 25: Read Christ Light “Israel’s Kings Turn Away from God”Read “Dinosaur Babies”Thursday, April 26: Hymn 158 st. 1Spelling Test (rang, bring, stink, drank, thank, drink, wingBonus: pink, strong)Here are some ways to challenge your child:Math– Create your own bar graph showing your families favorite sports.Science– Experiment with different items to see if they float or sink. Don’t forget tomake a prediction.Reading– Find books at the library about dinosaurs. Share information you learn withthe class.