Presentation on theme: "Welcome to First Grade. Morning Work Daily Oral Language Daily Oral Math Handwriting, Morning Journals Morning News: Pledge, P.A.W.S., Classroom Rules."— Presentation transcript:
Welcome to First Grade
Morning Work Daily Oral Language Daily Oral Math Handwriting, Morning Journals Morning News: Pledge, P.A.W.S., Classroom Rules
Math New Math Standards Pre-Test for each strand - Math Groups Addition/Subtraction, Number Operations/Base Ten, Measurement and Data Math Book –Show What You Know –Daily Lessons –Flip Charts, Curious George Lesson –Center Activities –Chapter Tests –Practice book: homework
Reading Reading Groups - Level Readers, Decodable Readers Reading Book –Weekly Story Song High frequency words- Word Wall Phonics skill Comprehension skill Selection Test Fresh Reads Centers Spelling –Advanced word list
Supplemental Reading Work with Small Groups Star Test Practice Book- phonics and comprehension skills Lexia Accelerated Reader –A.R. Books –A.R. Tests
Supplemental Math Work with Small Groups Basic math facts Fast Math –Addition 0-9 Marcy Cook Math Centers Making Math Magic –5 frame cards –10 frame cards
Special Area Classes One special the entire week –We still have weekly Library books Thursdays –Art –Guidance Schedule on website
Writing Grammar and Writing Manners Books Writing Pieces (subject to change) –Poem –Personal Narrative –Persuasive Letter –Reflective Piece
Theme District Time-Line Alternate Science and Social Studies units
Homework Spelling words and monthly logs go home on Monday –Return on Friday Instant Words Instant Phrases Leader In Me assignments
Clothes Pins and Tickets Daily Behavior Chart 0 Cards Moved= Dance Good Choice Tickets –3 names are pulled at the end of the day for a prize
Tokens Bus Tokens Walker Tokens Car rider Tokens Student must write first and last names on ticket. They will turn them in to their teacher.
Snacks Each child may bring their own snack We always have extra snacks from the snack bin. If you would like to donate class snacks, please let me know.
Leader In Me 7 Habits -Be Proactive -Begin with the End in Mind -Put First Things First -Think Win-Win -Seek first to understand, then to be understood -Synergize -Sharpen the Saw oonqoWlakhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hp oonqoWlak Being a leader is doing the right thing even when no one is looking.
Enrichment: Sharpen the Saw Every Friday at 2:30 Legos Computer Math Games Play-doh Board Games Puzzles Cooking Dance/Aerobics
B.E.E Binders Keep at Home Lunch Money/Notes to teacher or office –Transportation Changes and Parent Notes Student name, teacher name, date Behavior Chart Calendar Homework Folder Data Folder –Reading and Spelling Rules/Expectations/7 Habits Tree/Willy and Sailor of the week Schedules
Website Class Website –Updated Weekly –Pictures
Thank you for coming! This will be a great school year. Mrs. Reynolds