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We Are All Abuzz About….(May 27th)

 

Dear Parents,

9 more days of school!  I am stunned by how quickly our year has flown by.  Our Awards Assembly and End of the Year Picnic are coming up on June 4th.  Please send in your $5.00 by May 30th.

We Are All Abuzz About:

·      Writing skills – We will write short sentences, understand that sentences begin with a capital letter and end with a punctuation mark

·      Betsy Ross, Independence Day

·      Fractions, ½ and ¼

·      Sounding out words to read short sentences

·      Having FUN as we wind down to the end of the school year

Dates to Remember:

June 3rd – Field Day

June 4th – Awards Assembly 9:00 am

June 4th – Picnic @ 11:30

June 4th – Classroom Awards

June 5th – 5th Grade Graduation

June 6th – Last Day

June 6th – Talent Show 1:00

June 6th – Final Report Card sent home

 

There will be no more homework!

 

I have enjoyed working with your children this school year and I will miss each and every one of them.  I wish you fun and happiness this summer and wish you all good luck in First Grade.

 

Sincerely,

Ms. Burton

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We Are All Abuzz About…(week of May 19th)

 

Dear Parents,

***This week we will test the following:  sounding out to read words, reading sight words, counting to 100 and identifying numbers 0 – 20.

***Please remember to send in your $5.00 for the End Of the Year party.  We are going to have lots of fun!

We Are All Abuzz About:

·      Counting to 100

·      Counting by 2’s and 5’s

·      Recognizing and writing numbers 0 – 60

·      Writing skills – We will write short sentences, understand that sentences begin with a capital letter and end with a punctuation mark

·      Betsy Ross, Independence Day

·      Fractions, ½ and ¼

·      Sounding out words to read short sentences

·      Sight words:  Review

·      Decoding words

Dates to Remember:

May 20th – PTA Meeting

May 26th – Memorial Day – Student Holiday

June 3rd – Field Day

June 4th – Awards Assembly 9:00 am

June 4th – Picnic @ 11:30

June 4th – Classroom Awards

June 5th – 5th Grade Graduation

June 6th – Last Day

June 6th – Talent Show 1:00

June 6th – Final Report Card sent home

 

 

Word List:  There will be no more words lists.  We will test our ability to sound out and read words this week.

 

 

 

 

I

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like

my

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no

go

to

on

me

and

at

are

can

have

is

love

here

look

see

you

we

yes

help

little

do

am

for

come

pink

purple

yellow

green

red

brown

black

blue

orange

gray

one

said

jump

up

must

but

into

did

big

it

in

get

went

this

that

run

ran

under

not

so

funny

saw

was

out

our

now

down

soon

new

who

say

away

gray

May

play

came

ate

make

ride

pretty

please

eat

because

 

 

 

 

Homework Schedule:  (For May 19th)

Monday:  Betsy Ross Rhyme/Flag. 

Tuesday:  Betsy Ross Book. 

Wednesday:  Sight Word Wednesday.

Thursday:  Listening Activity. 

Friday:  Read Your Poetry Journal. 

 

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We Are All Abuzz About….(May 12th)

 

Dear Parents,

On the agenda for the end of the year are:  Field Day, Awards Assemblies and a picnic to celebrate!  My FAVORITE year end activity is our classroom awards assembly.  This year, we are going to roll out the red carpet and have Candy Awards.  This will begin in the afternoon, after the morning school-wide awards and picnic lunch.  Everyone will get an award in the classroom.  :O)

We Are All Abuzz About:

·      Counting to 100

·      Counting by 2’s and 5’s

·      Recognizing and writing numbers 0 – 60

·      Writing skills – We will write short sentences, understand that sentences begin with a capital letter and end with a punctuation mark

·      Community Helpers.

·      Subtraction, we will finish subtraction

·      Fractions, ½ and ¼

·      Sounding out words to read short sentences

·      Sight words:  came, ate, make, ride

·      R blends sort.

·      Decoding words beginning with r blends

Dates to Remember:

May 20th – PTA Meeting

May 26th – Memorial Day – Student Holiday

June 3rd – Field Day

June 4th – Awards Assembly 9:00 am

June 4th – Picnic @ 11:30

June 4th – Classroom Awards

June 5th – 5th Grade Graduation

June 6th – Last Day

June 6th – Talent Show 1:00

June 6th – Final Report Card sent home

 

 

Word List:  A list of words will be sent home on Monday.  These are words for you and your child to practice sounding out together.   This week, each word will feature a beginning r blend.  Please return the list on Friday.

 

 

I

the

like

my

a

no

go

to

on

me

and

at

are

can

have

is

love

here

look

see

you

we

yes

help

little

do

am

for

come

pink

purple

yellow

green

red

brown

black

blue

orange

gray

one

said

jump

up

must

but

into

did

big

it

in

get

went

this

that

run

ran

under

not

so

funny

saw

was

out

our

now

down

soon

new

who

say

away

gray

May

play

came

ate

make

ride

pretty

please

eat

because

 

 

 

 

Homework Schedule:  (For May 12th)

Monday:  Special Helpers/Sentences.  Review Word List

Tuesday:  Equal Parts.  Review Word List

Wednesday:  Sight Word Wednesday, Review Word List.

Thursday:  Glue Sort.  Review Word List.

Friday:  Read Your Poetry Journal.  Turn in Word List.

 

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We Are All Abuzz About….(May 5)

 

Dear Parents,

Today is May 5th,  and it is Mr. Hopkins birthday!  Yaay for our favorite principal.  On the agenda for the end of the year are:  Field Day, Awards Assemblies and a picnic to celebrate!  My FAVORITE year end activity is our classroom awards assembly.  This year, we are going to roll out the red carpet and have Candy Awards.  This will begin in the afternoon, after the morning school-wide awards and picnic lunch.  Everyone will get an award in the classroom.  :O)

We Are All Abuzz About:

·      Counting to 100

·      Counting by 2’s and 5’s

·      Recognizing and writing numbers 0 – 60

·      Writing skills – We will write short sentences, understand that sentences begin with a capital letter and end with a punctuation mark

·      Life Cycle of plants.

·      Subtraction, we will begin to learn about taking away.

·      Sounding out words to read short sentences

·      Sight words:  came, ate, make, ride

·      R blends sort.

·      Decoding words beginning with r blends

Dates to Remember:

May 5th – PALS testing begins, Mr. Hopkins Birthday!

May 26th – Memorial Day – Student Holiday

June 3rd – Field Day

June 4th – Awards Assembly 9:00 am

June 4th – Picnic @ 11:30

June 4th – Classroom Awards

June 5th – 5th Grade Graduation

June 6th – Last Day

June 6th – Talent Show 1:00

June 6th – Final Report Card sent home

 

 

Word List:  A list of words will be sent home on Monday.  These are words for you and your child to practice sounding out together.   This week, each word will feature a beginning r blend.  Please return the list on Friday.

 

 

I

the

like

my

a

no

go

to

on

me

and

at

are

can

have

is

love

here

look

see

you

we

yes

help

little

do

am

for

come

pink

purple

yellow

green

red

brown

black

blue

orange

gray

one

said

jump

up

must

but

into

did

big

it

in

get

went

this

that

run

ran

under

not

so

funny

saw

was

out

our

now

down

soon

new

who

say

away

gray

May

play

came

ate

make

ride

 

 

 

Homework Schedule:  (For April 21st )

Monday:  Seeds and plants  Review Word List

Tuesday:  Subtraction.  Review Word List

Wednesday:  Sight Word Wednesday, Review Word List.

Thursday:  Glue Sort.  Review Word List.

Friday:  Read Your Poetry Journal.  Turn in Word List.

 

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