Good evening parents I just wanted to let you know that on Wednesday, December 21 the students will have a Spelling test. Thursday, December 22 dismissal is at 11:00 a.m. There is no after school please be there at 11. Thank you.
Good Evening. All 6, 7, 8 grade students always have homework!!! Mondays: Vocabulary Workshop ( Common Core Enriched Edition)
Introductions of words, practice pronunciation, read story in book
followed by essay
Complete "choosing the right word"
Write 7-10 words on loose leaf in a sentence
Tuesdays: Writing: Words in Action (Essay/Debate)
Wednesdays: Index Cards -- Write 20 words and definitions (words on one side and
definitions on other) These cards are used in class to
play game "Memory"
Create a story using at least 10 words
Design your own puzzle (Word Search or Crosswords)
Thursdays: Synonyms + Antonyms
Completing the Sentence
Fridays: Vocabulary Test and/or Spelling Test (different styles + formats)
READING: HOME READING LOG : ALL Students must read a minimum of 20 minutes. Parents must initial each day. Students should be prepared to share in class once two-sided sheet is completed.
ESSAYS: All essays must follow the Writing Process Format. Students must write their first draft on loose leaf to be submitted. Once checked, students will edit work. Students must type second draft (double spaced) for submission. If no further corrections are needed, then work will be displayed.
Extra Credit: Given frequently on topics irrelevant to class material. Students are expected to share found information with class. Extra points will be given toward lowest grades.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact me via email or the school phone.
Homework: Selling words 5 times each on loose leaf paper.
On Friday I handed out two handouts:
1. Pizza Day - Pizza Day is December 14th, if your children want to have pizza please fill out that form.
2. Christmas Show - The Christmas Show is December 15th, if you want to attend the Christmas show please fill out the form. Tickets are $5 dollars per person.
Tomorrow is parent teacher conferences from 1 p.m to 3 p.m and then from 7 p.m to 9 p.m. The Christmas show is December 15th at 12 p.m and 6 p.m tickets are five dollars. Girls should wear a dark green dress with black stockings or leggings under or a dark green shirt with a black skirt with black stocking or leggings under. I would like you to get creative and use christmas decorations to decorate the dark green dresses or shirts. The song the students will be preforming is "I'm The Happiest Christmas Tree" by Nat King Cole. I would like the students to look similar to a Christmas tree. Book orders are due tomorrow if you want to oder the books online the class code is PMY2F. I also have the Remind app on my phone for you to contact me. The name of the class is First Grade and the code is @mscampig . I also have a Saint Agatha Email you can contact me on it is firstname.lastname@example.org .