Please write your child a note back. Be sure to print!!! Please read your child’s letter Welcome to Ms. Farr’s Class
Daily Information • Schedule • Snack Calendar • Homework • Share Time • Behavior Sheet
A little bit about Ms. Farr • This is my 3rd year teaching first grade • I have my Bachelors degree in Early Childhood Education and I am currently working on my Masters Degree in Early Childhood Education. I am also Gifted Endorsed. • I absolutely love fist grade!!
Baseline tests • Rigby • SanDiego • Dolch words • Words their Way
Rubrics for: QTR 1 Language and Math, QTR 1 science, QTR 1 Social Studies, QTR 1 Science are found on the first grade web page. • Key to Academic Achievement • 4= Complete Standard Mastery • 3= Consistent Achievement Toward Standard • 2=Moderate Achievement • 1=Limited Achievement • X=Not Assessed At This Time • Spelling
Common Core Curriculum Unit 1 Integration of Language skills across social studies, science, and math curriculum. The goal is to plan instruction that is common, challenging, and in depth across the country.
Daily 5 at Whitlow Elementary
5 Components • Read to Self • Read to Someone • Listen to Reading • Word Work • Work on Writing
3 Ways to Read a Book • Read the words. • Read the pictures. • Retell the story.
How We Select a Book • Ilook at a book. • purposeWhy do I want to read it? • InterestDoes it interest me? • ComprehensionDo I understand it? • K now Do I know most of the words?
Key to Academic Achievement • 4= complete Standard Mastery • 3= Consistent achievement toward standard • 2=Moderate achievement • 1=Limited Achievement • X=Not Assessed at this time • Given every 9 weeks Graded papers come home weekly
October 17 and 18 Sign up before you leave Conferences
Excused Absence- call Laurie Hawthorne • or send a note in with your child. • Make up work- will be completed in class
Due to chocolate allergies in our class it is imperative that you give me a days notice if you will be bringing in items. Please make sure it does not contain chocolate • All items should be store bought with labels. Make sure items are precut. • No pictures or party favors
Before you leave tonight please Sign up for a conference! Check the volunteer sign up chart Weekly Helpers Mystery Readers Work from Home