Welcome to the 2nd Week of 1st Grade!!
Hot Lunch Begins Today!!
Tomorrow-August 15th-Feast of the Assumption Mass-Please wear full uniform-No Shorts
This week in 1st Grade:
Reading: Review Unit-Letters-Qu, J, X, Y, Z and ck makes the /k/ sound...Plural-S...Practice short vowel sounds...New memory words-for, you, like, to, of, no...I will be introducing some of the spelling activities that will be a part of the weekly homework that starts next week...For example: Writing our spelling words 3x each, write the word and circle the vowel, and writing our words in ABC order.
We will read "Get Fit" and an informational text titled, "We Like Sports".
I have added all returning students to our Superkids Program online. Parents please use the same password and email that you used during kindergarten...they may log-in as they wish to read all of the stories available to them during our Review Unit...The Review Unit does not contain games, only reading. Games will be introduced again during Unit 1. Parents of new students-a form went home today giving you information about the Superkids. Your child can get online while at school to read, but not at home until I receive the form back that was sent home.
Writing: Use nouns and verbs to complete sentences and looking at the end of sentences to see if the sentence is a question or a statement.
Math: Practice writing the word form of numbers to ten...Vocabulary- less than, greater than, same as, more, fewer....We will also work on number patterns....For example, 1,2,_,_. 5 or 4,_,6,_,8 and students have to fill-in the missing numbers.
Religion: How do we follow Jesus? and treat each other with respect
Social Studies: We will be starting a Social Studies Notebook with all of the vocabulary we use Vocabulary: country, labor, pledge, flag, liberty...Review the Pledge of Allegiance and the meaning of Labor Day
P.E.-Spatial Relationships-this is your spot, this is my spot....being able to leave your "home" and come back after different activities without running into another person.
Art-Rainbow Fish-Cutting and adding glitter :)
If you have any questions please let me know.
Have a great week,