First Grade

 FOOTHILLS 1st NEWS                                           1st Grade & Mrs. Radtke                                           Oct. 20, 2017



Water bottles on Mondays! Thanks!

Taking pictures on field trips? Please send to   Greatly Appreciated!

COMING UP! Monday=Return Communication Folder   Friday=HOMEWORK DUE (Reading Log & Spelling)

Oct 26th & 27th = NO SCHOOL (ACSI Convention)

Oct. 31= Fall Festival and Pajama Day Party! (Students may bring 1 small stuffed toy to school.) We have Rice Krispy Treats and Popcorn on the menu thus far!

Oct. 31= Address Homework Due (Project description in Communication Folder)

Nov. 2= SCIENCE FAIR! 6 – 7 pm

Nov. 3= Teacher Work Day – No School

Nov. 8 & 9= Parent/Teacher Conferences – ½ Day of School   Please return conference slip with 1st and 2nd choices indicated. I am looking forward to meeting with you.

Nov. 10= No School Veteran’s Day

 SPELLING WORDS HOMEWORK(Test on WEDNESDAY): List 7=map, clap, flap, hum, sum, drum, class, glass, grass, of              Bonus Words: three, four               Dictation Sentence: Meg must dust and wax.

Written work (or note verifying a Spelling Menu activity) is turned in with reading log on Friday morning.  


BIBLE MEMORY VERSE (Test on Friday): No Memory Verse this Week!        


FRIDAY SHOW & TELL (Topics for October:) SCIENCE: We are studying how we use our 5 senses to learn about the world around us. Anything to touch, taste, hear, smell, or see! SOCIAL STUDIES: Anything Fall! (leaves, acorns, pumpkins)



*Please send written note when your child has been absent. This is required for our record keeping.


CHARACTER TRAIT THIS WEEK:   Assertiveness- to be confident about yourself and not afraid to respectfully express your feelings.




With a heart of gratitude,

Mrs. Radtke

Please let me know if you have questions, concerns, and/or suggestions!

FCS: (360) 420-9749   Mrs. Radtke’s cell: (360)322-2659 (6AM-6PM)     email: