Week of 8/12-8/16

First Grade – Essential Questions

  • How is counting on related to the number sequence?

  • How are numbers read, written, and represented?

  • What are characters, settings, and events?

  • What strategies do good readers use to read words?

  • Why do writers write? What is the purpose of writing?

  • How do I explore and use science in my life?

  • How are objects that magnets attract different from the objects they repel?

  • What objects and materials will a magnet attract (pull)?

  • What objects and materials will a magnet repel (push)?

  • How can magnets attract metals through objects?

  • Why do people use magnets?

Second Grade – Essential Questions

  • How can place value be used to model and write three-digit numbers?

  • What are different ways to write numbers to 1,000

  • Why is it important to ask questions about a text?

  • What strategies do good readers use to decode words?

  • What makes clear and effective writing?

  • What is the difference between the president, governor, and mayor?

  • What does the capitol building of Georgia look like?

  • What does the capitol building of the United States look like?

Specials Rotation – Art, PE, STEAM, PE, Music

Week of 8/5-8/9

First Grade – Essential Questions

  • How is counting on related to the number sequence?

  • How are numbers read, written, and represented?

  • What are characters, settings, and events?

  • What strategies do good readers use to read words?

  • Why do writers write?  What is the purpose of writing?

  • How do I explore and use science in my life?

  • What are the steps to the scientific method?

  • What are rules and laws?

  • Why do we need rules and laws?

  • How are the rules in our classroom different from the rules in our school?

Second Grade – Essential Questions

  • How can place value be used to model and write three-digit numbers?

  • What are different ways to write numbers to 1,000

  • Why is it important to ask questions about a text?

  • What strategies do good readers use to decode words?

  • What makes clear and effective writing?

  • What are rules and laws?

  • Why do we need rules and laws?

  • How are the rules in our classroom different from the rules in our school?

Specials Rotation – PE, STEAM, PE, Music, PE

 

 

First week of school 8/1-8/2

School starts Thursday, August 1, 2019

Please be sure to complete and return all the paperwork from Meet & Greet.  If you were unable to attend, the paperwork will be sent home in your child’s folder the first day of school.  The documents to return are:  clinic card, transportation form, inclement weather transportation form, permission to photograph, permission to watch PG movies, parent surveys, and student “About Me”. 

 

We look forward to seeing your student tomorrow!

 

Specials Rotation – PE, Art