Lori Brast
1st Grade
Conference Time: 9:40-10:30 a.m.

Click here for Parent Information Night Presentation 2014

To register for a lunch account:  Go to www.myschoolbucks.com

April 24-28
Reading: Research
Word Study: individualized in groups (Words Their Way)
Sight Words:   could, before, I'm , don't
Writing: Research
Math:  Addition/Subtraction to 20
Science: Life Cycles
Social Studies:  Goods/Services and Needs/Wants

Weekly Events:  
Tuesdays:  6th grade Book Buddies (Mrs. Aldridge's class) @8:10 am
Wednesdays:  Parent Readers @ 10:50-11:10
Thursdays:  Library Day @ 12:45-1:15 pm

**Weekly "Readers" in ziploc baggies-  Please keep those in your child's blue daily folder so they can be used at school each day.

Upcoming Events/ News
May 8 - Field Trip to Little Beakers

May 8-12  closed Campus (no visitors)

May 19 - Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Stations  9:00 am - 2:30 pm.

May 22 - Fact Check #6  -Mixed Addition/Subtraction to 20)

May 25  Field Day (K-2)

May 29 - Memorial Day - (no school)

June 1 - Last Day of School- Dismissal @ 12:05 pm

Monday- read
Math Homework sent home- pgs. 277-278

Tuesday-  read
Wednesday- read
Return Library books
Thursday- read
 Friday-  Homework/ Readers due

**The Reading Comprehension Packet that came home can be used as a resource.  It is not something that is required.*
Genius Hour : Fridays 7:45-8:50 am

7:45-8:05      Warm-up/Announcements

8:05-9:40       Language Arts       

9:40-10:30    PE/Music  

10:30-11:15  Lang.Arts/Math

11:15-11:45   Lunch 

11:45- 12:15  Recess/ D.E.A.R.

12:15- 1:35  Math

1:35-2:00    Science

2:00-2:20    Social Studies

2:20- 3:05    D3 (Dragons Digging Deeper)

3:10            Dismissal

** This year our first graders have PE every day.  Therefore, please send appropriate shoes for running every day.   Thank you.

Library Day:    Thursdays  12:45-1:15

Please return all library books by Thursday each week.  Thank you.
Parent Readers:  Please sign up through Volunteer Spot for Wednesdays 10:50-11:10 a.m.
(If you would like to read to our class, please send me an email and REGISTER with CONROE ISD as a VOLUNTEER ahead of time please. ) The office will not let you come into the classroom unless you have already done this.  Thaanks!  If Wednesdays do not work for your schedule, let me know and I'll be happy to find another day that works better for you!

THANK YOU  sooo much to those of you who have offered to take time out of your day to come read to our class!  The kids and I really appreciate you!

 Volunteering at Deretchin
The Conroe Independent School District values the contributions made by its many volunteers who diligently work to support our outstanding students, teachers, and programs.  It is our goal to provide a safe environment for our students and visitors, therefore each person MUST apply to have a criminal history check at the website below.  Once you are approved, then you will be put on the CISD's volunteer list of approved individuals who can enter the building.  Deretchin receives a list of approved volunteers which is kept at the school’s front desk.  Please call the Deretchin Front Office at 832-592-8700 to check if your name on our list.  Only those on the list will be allowed to continue to work with our students.  Thanks for helping keep our students safe and complying with this CISD policy.

   Thank you for your support in your child's education!  First grade is a year of tremendous growth both academically and socially.  If you ever have any questions or concerns about your child please feel free to email or call me so that we can make sure your child is getting everything that they need to be successful.  Thank you for all your help in making your child's first grade year wonderful!


The Conroe Independent School District (District) as an equal opportunity educational provider and employer does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability in educational programs or activities that it operates or in employment matters. The District is required by Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, as amended, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act, as well as Board policy not to discriminate in such a manner.

For information about Title IX rights or Section 504/ADA rights, contact the Title IX Coordinator or the Section 504/ADA coordinator at 3205 W. Davis, Conroe, Texas 77304; (936) 709-7752.