Happy Birthday Catalina!! She is celebrating her birthday with us on Monday, November 12th. Her parents will be providing pizza and cake for the students. You only need to send a snack on this day!
This Friday, November 16th is a half day for students. Students will be leaving school at 11:45 a.m.
MIDTERM PROGRESS REPORTS– Progress reports will go home this Friday, November 16th. Please read and discuss the report with your child. The report needs to be signed and returned to school. If you wish to conference with a teacher, please do not hesitate to contact the school to set up an appointment. They must be signed and returned to school by Monday,
Due to our Thanksgiving Holiday, there will be no school on Thursday November 22nd or Friday November 23rd. Classes resume on Monday November 26th
HOLIDAY BASKETS CONTRIBUTION
It is customary at Discovery School for our families to come together towards the Holiday Season and open their hearts to share with others in our community. This year, the school is looking at preparing 29 Holiday Baskets for our maintenance, support and security staff. We are asking for a family contribution of L150 to be sent before Friday, November 16. Please place your contribution in a sealed envelope with your family name, and send it to school or give it to one of your homeroom teachers. These proceeds will be used to buy the staples for the Holiday Baskets that will be given out before the Holiday Break.
This week your child will be reviewing all the Word Wall words with various chants and activities. The spelling challenge will be on Friday November 16th.
This week we will be introducing the following sight words:
Please make sure your child can recognize ALL of the following sight words.
The students will continue reading, Frog and Toad All Year. This book has 5 different stories so it would take us this and next week to finish it. After reading each story the children answer questions about the story in their reading notebook.
This week your child will continue to apply concepts of addition and subtraction. They will learn how addition and subtraction are related. They will also learn how to identify and use related facts.
F.1 Subtract with pictures - numbers up to 10
F.2 Subtraction sentences - numbers up to 10
This week we will continue writing Personal Narratives. First Grade A will be writing about “How to Blow Bubbles.”
First Grade B