Ms. Beck's FIRST GRADE Weekly News
This week we will focus on the following: 04/23-04/27
Retell stories and demonstrate understanding of the lesson or message
Identify the reasons an author gives to support points
Read words with inflectional endings.
Recall info from experiences or gather info from sources to answer a question.
Use personal, possessive and indefinite pronouns
This week's Lesson Topic: Trying Hard
Essential Question: Why is it important to try your best?
Read alouds: What Can You Do? and The Wind and the Sun
Comprehension skills: Author's Purpose
Writing: Opinion Writing and Opinion Sentences
Grammar: Kinds of Sentences
Vocabulary Strategies: Classify and Categorize: Emotion Words
Phonics: Base Words with inflections -er, -est Change y to i, Syllable -le
High-Frequency Words: always, happy, once, different, high, stories, enough, and near
High frequency and spelling words should be practiced at home weekly.
Not, Dip, Fun, Leg, Pat, Set, Of, And, The, Is - Spelling quiz 08/25
Big, Rag, Red, Job, Gum, For, He, What, Look, Have - Spelling quiz 09/01
such, dash, math, shut, do, find, funny, sing, no, they - Spelling quiz 09/22
rock, lick, whiz, chop, chin, wish, does, all, who, here - Spelling quiz 09/29
cup, dug, bus, cut, pull, friend, full, good, hold, many - Spelling quiz 10/06
bad, can, had, ran, away, every, hear, come, call, said - Spelling quiz 10/13
will, did, big, six, animal, of, how, some, make, why - Spelling quiz 10/19
got, fox, not, doll, box, she, now, our, would, today - Spelling quiz 10/27
yes, get, bed, ten, pictures, draw, after, was, write, read **Bonus word: holiday - Spelling quiz 11/03
us, sun, but, fun, bus, run, eat, give, small, take ** Bonus word: family - Spelling quiz 11/09
that, bath, this, with, little, water, their, where, live, blue, ocean ** Bonus words: Thursday and thank you - Students will be assessed.
chick, much, chin, chip, been, brown, never, know, very, own **Bonus word: champion -Spelling quiz 12/01
which, when, fish, ship, goes ,down, grow, new, fall, open **Bonus word: season - Spelling quiz 12/08
brave, came, gave, make, over, two, five, starts, watch, three **Bonus word: race - Spelling quiz 12/15
time, like, bike, kite, white, drive, those, walk, eyes, fly ** Bonus word: mammal - Spelling quiz 01/12
rope, joke, stove, poke, home, around, because, before, carry, think, ** Bonus word: beautiful - Spelling quiz 01/19
keep, mean, read, these, tree, about, maybe, don’t, sure, could ** Bonus word: island - Spelling quiz 01/26
play, mail, stay, pain, rain, sometimes, ground, these, right, first **Bonus word: flowers - Spelling quiz 02/02
show, grow, road, boat, blow, paper, laugh, great, talk, soon ** Bonus word: teacher- Spelling quiz 02/16
baseball, everything, sunflower, football, airport, old, use, want, sleep, learn **Bonus word: friends - Spelling quiz 02/23
barn, bark, yard, card, yarn, loudly, sorry, noise, window, night **Bonus word: garden - Spelling quiz 03/02
1. bird 2. hurt 3. third 4. fern 5. girl 6. learning 7. young 8. follow 9. begins 10. eight BONUS WORD: amazing Spelling quiz 03/09
1. shook 2. good 3. wood 4. book 5. hood 6. together 7. father 8. along 9. began 10. nothing BONUS WORD: whistle - Spelling quiz 03/29
1. soon 2. blew 3. soup 4. noon 5. new 6. almost 7. country 8. ready 9. earth 10. warms BONUS WORD: 11. summer -Spelling quiz 04/06
1. house 2. found 3. gown 4. town 5. ouch 6. family 7. please 8. myself 9. seven 10. party BONUS WORD: 11. friend - Spelling quiz 04/13
1. mix 2. mixing 3. hop 4. hopped 5. run 6. running 7. toward 8. above 9. teacher 10. pushed BONUS WORD: 11. surprised
Spelling quiz 04/20
1. harder 2. hardest 3. slower 4. slowest 5. faster 6. fastest 7. different 8. enough 9. always 10. high BONUS WORD:
Spelling quiz 04/27
GoMath Chapter 10
Student will be able to analyze and compare data shown in a picture graph where each symbol represents one.
Student will be able to make a picture graph where each symbol represents one and interpret the information.
Student will be able to analyze and compare data shown in a bar graph.
Recognize that water, rocks, soil, and living organisms are found on earth’s surface.
Describe the need for water and how to be safe around water.
Recognize that some things in the world around us happen fast and some happen slowly.
Unit 3 Science Test 04/20
Explain why we read stories and what we can learn from fiction and non-fiction stories.
Distinguish between historical fact and fiction.