First Grade

Mrs. Sherri Slovensky & Mrs. Jenny Spiers



Remind your child to use reading strategies and read at least 10 minutes each night.

We are using the Daily 5 model for reading and writing.We will teach reading strategies and work in small groups or one-to-one of each childís reading levels.Below are some of the strategies/reading behaviors we will work on each week.


We will continue practicing our Daily Five routines.††

Week of September 11

This week we will also work on short o, plurals, action parts of sentences, and initial sounds.

Week of September 18

This week we will work on inflected endings (-s, -ing), main idea, ask questions, and word order.

Week of September 25

This week we will work on short e, initial blends, realism and fantasy, and story structure.


Week of October 2





Donít forget to read every night!


Please continue reading over the summer!†† Visit the local libraries!