Welcome to First Grade- 1R!

Specials Schedule:

Monday Library 1:50 – 2:35 (Return Library book)
Tuesday Gym 10:45 – 11:30 (Wear Gym uniform)
Wednesday Music 11:30 – 12:15
Thursday Computer 10:45 -11:30

Click here to view my Welcome Back Letter which contains important information regarding this school year.

Math Homework Answer Key: click here.

Monday, November 28– Thursday, December 1

*Parents, please remember to sign or initial your child’s homework each night.  This tells me you have completed the work with your child.

Monday, November 28

  1. Religion- Please study the Our Father.  Read facts 36-37.
  2. Handwriting- H copybook- Write uppercase and lowercase Ee (2 times each across and all the way down the page: Ex. E E e e
  3. Math- Lesson 5.3 p. 59-60
  4. Reading- study the words under Amazing Animals: Week 3. The sight words are listed below on this page.  You will click on a Google link to access them. It is a good idea to make flash cards for these words.
  5. Christmas House Project– due Wednesday, November 30th.
  6. Scholastic book order- due online Friday, December 2nd.

Tuesday, November 29

  1. Religion- Please study the Our Father.  Read facts 38-39.
  2. Math- Lesson 5.4 p. 61-62
  3. Spelling- H copybook-write the spelling words 2x each.  (ship, shop, wish, rush, fish, dash)
  4. Reading– study the words under Amazing Animals: Week 3.
  5. Christmas House Project– due tomorrow, Wednesday, November 30th.

Wednesday, November 30

  1. Religion– Please study the Our FatherRead facts 40-41.
  2. Math– Lesson 6.1 p. 63-64
  3. Reading- Read and Respond Packet in H-Folder.  This week’s story is called Pup’s Bath.  Please read the story with your child and verbally discuss the Read and Respond questions on each page.  Those answers do not need to be written.  On pg. 64, please have your child answer the questions using pencil.

Thursday, December 1

  1. Religion– Please study the Our Father.
  2. Handwriting- H copybook- Write uppercase and lowercase Ff (2 times each across and all the way down the page: Ex. F F f f  
  3. Math- Lesson 6.2 p. 65-66
  4. Spelling- Please study the words for the test tomorrow (ship, shop, wish, rush, fish, dash)
  5. Reading– study the words under Amazing Animals: Week 3.
  6. Santa Shop- Friday, Dec 2nd.  The First Grade’s scheduled time is 9:30-10:00 am.  Parents are invited to come to the Santa Shop to help your child do his/her Christmas shopping.  Please meet us in the Gym at our scheduled time.  If you are not able to attend, please help your child to make a list of people he/she should buy for and about how much money to spend on each person.  Gifts range from $1-$12 with the average gift costing about $7. It is helpful to send in one of those reusable bags for your child to hold their purchases while they are shopping. Thank you.
  7. Red and Green Dress Down Day– tomorrow Friday, December 2nd. Children may wear red and green when they bring money in for a family in need in our school. Thank you!
  8. Scholastic book order- due online Friday, December 2nd.
  9. Reminder: Friday, December, 2nd is a noon dismissal.

Have a good weekend!

In addition to your child’s written homework, please read to your child and/or have your child read to you for at least 20 minutes each night.

**Please remind your child to empty his/her completed and corrected papers from the H folder each night.

High Frequency Words

Click here or the link below to access each week’s high frequency words.  It is a good idea to make flash cards of these words.  The children will see these words on their tests.  Recognizing words by sight helps kids become faster, more fluent readers. 

https://docs.google.com/document/d/10rIeHddFiwbuHdoQo2OXhcIfs-EalEiMT7inpy7uiP8/edit?usp=sharing

Grade 1 Religion Facts

Click here or the link below to access 1st Grade Religion facts.  Parents, please just read the sentences to your child to remind them what they learned in Religion class. These facts do not need to be memorized.

https://docs.google.com/document/d/17tJCVuzFYqpZuM96kisA_TnZTt8InvDPwGDpsQGNpSM/edit?usp=sharing

Scholastic Book Order Directions

Shop Online: scholastic.com/readingclub
One-Time Class Activation Code: YGPBL

Dear Families,
You can shop and submit your order online ONLY .   Please do not send checks to me.  Every purchase you make earns FREE Books and educational supplies for our classroom.
The arrival of the book box is always a highlight. Thanks for making it happen!
Happy reading,

If This Is Your First Time Ordering Online:
– VISIT scholastic.com/readingclub
– ENTER the one-time Class Activation Code (top of this letter)
– SHOP from a carefully curated selection of the best books, value packs, and Story eBooks
– SUBMIT your order and earn FREE Books for our classroom
– All book orders will be shipped to our classroom so we can celebrate the joy of reading together!

When sending in money, please be sure to write your child’s name and what the money is for on the envelope. Thank you!

Class List- 24 Children

Boys Girls
Max Bottcher Emma Burton
Cole DeSimone Angelica Cellucci
Owen Elliott Sienna Forsyth
Daniel Erfle Nora Garcia
Chase Graf Faith Humay
Carter Incitti Margaux Lucard
Bentley Kim Olivia Moser
Parker Lagreca Quin O’Reilly
Leo Passero Janey Richman
Atlas Petruce
Matthew Ruina
Henry Sherrick
Alex Slatcha
Ryan Whelan
Warren Whitman

Art Express

Click here to view the sign-up genius for parents to volunteer at art express.

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0c4ba8a62ba2fcce9-artexpress2