May 2012 Grade 1 English, Math and Science NewsletterLessons covered in ComputerThis month the students had revision forall of the topics covered this year. Wewould like to wish all our students andtheir families a fun and safe holiday and aspiritual Ramadan, inshaAllah.Lessons covered in MathIn the past two weeks students learned aboutprobabilities, most likely, less likely, certain orimpossible, using mental math to add andsubtract tens and ones , my studentsexceeded my expectation..!! Lessons covered in English The first graders finished the story “The Big A caption describing the graphic Circle” and “Honey Bees”. In Phonics they have taken compound words, suffixes (ly) and (ful). In Grammar the students have taken Adjectives for sizes, Commands and Exclamations. In Writing students have taken sentences and wrote short sentences/ paragraphs. Students need to rest and prepare themselves for the final exams.
English, Math and Science Newsletter Page 2Lessons covered in ScienceStudents have spent the past few weeks learningabout motion, force, gravity (that wasenjoyable..Listening to how good it would be if therewasn‟t gravity on Earth) ,push and pull, and theydiscovered all about magnet ,properties, poles,shapes, and their uses at home,This coming week, wish them all the best in thefourth assessment, I „m sure they will all excel.English ActivitiesThank you to all the students that participated inthe “Extra Reading Material” Competitions. Pleasestudents keep reading during the summer!!! There Thank You Students!are a variety of wonderful books please pick up astory and enjoy. Please keep up the good work!! We are proud of our first graders!! The English Department would like to thank our first graders for a wonderful year! You have all been a real pleasure to work with and a magnificent bunch of angels. God bless you! We will miss you terribly!!Hope you have a safe and fun summer see you all in September. This Newsletter has been prepared by Math and Science Teacher/CoordinatorReminder to Parents (Mrs. Hiba Mehyar)from the English Department, during exams English Teacher/Coordinatorplease make sure your child receives (Mrs. Nadia Elatrash)*an adequate amount of sleep*a healthy breakfast Computer Teacher*a quiet place for studying (Mrs. Amal Chafic)