1st & 2nd Grades

Updated: Nov 15

Ms. Cynthia Foster





Dear Parents, Reading: First Grade will finish reading The Big Circle and long o words for the next spelling test, November 17, 2021. The spelling words are the following words: home, hope, rose, woke, those, bone, hose, joke, rode, stone, there, together.

The next story will be Life in the Forest with long u and long e words with the spelling test on November 23, 2021.

Second Grade will finish reading A Turkey for Thanksgiving with long a (a, ai, or ay) words with the next spelling test, November 17, 2021. The spelling words are the following words: tail, main, wait, say, away, play, raise, brain, paint, stay, today, tray, holiday, raisin.

The next story will be Pearl and Wagner: Two Good Friends and Long e (e, ee, ea, and y) words with the spelling test on November 23, 2021.


Math: Second Grade will be working on reading a thermometer, subtraction - differences of one, identifying horizontal, vertical and oblique line segments, adding multiples of 100, assessment 8 and adding 3 or more single digits.


Phonics: The class will work on words with final s-blends.


Language Arts: First and second graders will be labeling new sentences with nouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs.


Writing: We will be working on a new narrative story called Visiting Mouse. On Thursday and Friday, we will be working in our Handwriting books.


Science: The class will be doing some mini lessons on “How do lizards regrow their tails?” “Why don’t all trees lose their leaves in the fall?” and “How are pencils made?”.


Homework; Please have your child practice their spelling words and memory work nightly. Your child should read for 20 minutes daily. Please fill out the reading log and return on Friday for a chance at the Treasure Box.

Your child’s weekly math sheet is due on or before Friday.


Snacks: The students are welcome to bring their own healthy snacks to school daily.


Need for classroom: Clorox Wipes or equivalent to be used for daily cleaning of classroom desks.


Blessings,

Ms. Foster


1st Grade spelling words: huge June rule tube use cube cute flute rude mule water under

2nd Grade spelling words: read feel easy seat party wheel leave windy sleep teeth team wreath season eagle