First Grade News
May 7-11, 2012
What we’re learning
Our Bible stories for this week are “A Boy Comes Back to Life” and “Naaman isBrought to Faith.” We will be reading “Bluebirds in the Garden” and ”The Garden”
inour basal reading books. We are focusing on the “oo” vowel sound in spelling. Math willinclude subtracting 10 from a number, drawing polygons, differences of 2, andgeometric solids. We will focus on the letter “w”” in handwriting.
Monday, May 7: No SchoolTuesday, May 8: Read Christ Light “A Boy Comes Back to Life”Read “Bluebirds in Garden”Wednesday, May 9: John 14:19Read “The Garden”Thursday, May 10: Read Christ Light “Naaman Is Brought to Faith”Spelling Test (book, brook, cook, bloom, food, spoon, tool groom,Bonus: look, too )Here are some ways to challenge your child:Math– Create a piece of art only using primary colors and polygons.Reading– Make a map of a garden you would like to plant. Plan what flowers andvegetable you would include.