Mrs. Buchanan's Weekly News

March 9th-13th  

Weekly Notes:

Dear Parents, 

This week we will have our PTA Meeting on Monday night at 6:00.  We will have an assembly this week on Abe Lincoln and we are planning our Pajama Day for Friday.  What a great week of learning we have to look forward to.  Have a great week!


We will continue to review skills from Unit 4.5 and take our Unit 4 Assessment.  We will have a Spelling Test on Friday on  Unit 4 review words and I will send them home on the homework sheet.  

We will continue to learn about point of view and discuss how it has to do with character’s thoughts or feelings. 

We will  review inflectional endings using y and changing it to ~es or ~ed.

Lesson 4.5~ How do People work with animals? 

Phonics:  We will review  Long e: /ey/

GRAMMAR:  Adverbs that tell when , commas in a series, and compound words. 

We will review verbs using saw and seen.


In math we will be working on word problems and continue  discussing <=> symbols.  We will also review +/- of adding to 20.


We will learn about plants and get ready to grow our own plants in class.

What's For Lunch?

Important Dates:


March 16th- PTA 6:00

March 17th - Report Cards Go Home

March 18th- Assembly at school thanks to PTA " Meet Mr. Lincoln"

March 20th- Pajama Day!  Wear your PJ's and get ready to read with your favorite stuffed animal.

March 23-27~ Spring Break

April 13- PTA Meeting 6:00~  Science Fair Winners Recognized

April 17- 1/2 Day for Students~ Teacher Professional Development ~  Dismissal for students at 11:00

Student Access to Math Facts In a Flash and Success Maker

First Grade Memories!