Mrs. Buchanan's Weekly News

April 13th- 17th
Dear Parents,
We are in need of a few supplies to help us make it to the end of the school year!
1. Clorox Wipes
2. Pencils
3. Crayons
4.  Prizes for our Class  Carnival~  Small toy items

Weekly Notes:  We have a busy end of the year ahead of us!  Please keep on the look out for e-mails regarding field day, field trip, and our end of the year party!  Please let me know if your child will need a Sack Lunch for Friday, April 17th.  We will dismiss at 11:00.


Unit 5.3~  We will learn about inventions and create our own inventions.      We will have a Spelling Test on Friday on  Unit 5.3.  The words on listed on the weekly news and your child's homework. 

Reading Story: The Story of A Robot Inventor

We will focus on Cause and Effect and Abbreviations

Phonics:  We will be working in /or/ ore & oar

GRAMMAR:  We will work on adjectives in sentences.


In math we will be working on place value.  We will work on adding tens and ones and knowing their value in the number.  

We will also review +/- of adding to 20.


We will continue to observe our plants as they grow and making daily notes about the changes in them.  Students will begin writing descriptive writing about their plant using adjectives.  

What's For Lunch?

Important Dates:

April 13- PTA Meeting 6:00~  Science Fair Winners Recognized ~ Our Pie In The Sky Winner ~ Stephen Mills will be recognized ~

April 17- 1/2 Day for Students~ Teacher Professional Development ~  Dismissal for students at 11:00  ~ K-2 Progress Reports Go Home ~

May 13- Rainbow Elementary Annual Pet Parade

May 15- Field Day

May 18- KG- 2nd Grade Awards Assembly for Perfect Attendance, A/R Reading and Math Facts in a Flash

May 21- Last Student Day 1/2 Day Dismissal at 11:00.

Student Access to Math Facts In a Flash and Success Maker

First Grade Memories!