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, March 13– Thursday, March 16

*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, March 13

  1. Religion- please study the Children’s Suscipe. Click here for a copy of the Children’s Suscipe.
  2. Handwriting-H copybook- Write uppercase and lowercase Zz (2 times each across and all the way down the page: Z Z z z).  This is our last letter!
  3. Math-Lesson 12.1 p. 131-132
  4. Reading-study the words under The Big Outdoors: Week 3

Tuesday, March 14

  1. Religion-please study the Children’s Suscipe.
  2. Math- Lesson 12.2 p. 133-134
  3. Spelling-H copybook-write the spelling words 2x  (play, grain, sail, mail, may, rain, way, day, stay, pain)
  4. Reading– study the high frequency words under The Big Outdoors: Week 3.

Wednesday, March 15

  1. Religion– please study the Children’s Suscipe.
  2. Math– Lesson 12.3 p. 135-136
  3. Reading-Read and Respond Packet in H-Folder.  This week’s story is called Bean Reaches for the Sun.  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. 148, please have your child answer the questions using pencil.

Thursday, March 16

  1. Religion– please study the Children’s Suscipe.
  2. Math- Lesson 12.4 p. 137-138
  3. Spelling- Please study the words for the test tomorrow (play, grain, sail, mail, may, rain, way, day, stay, pain)
  4. Reading– study the high frequency words under The Big Outdoors: Week 3.
  5. St. Patrick’s Day dress down day- tomorrow. The children may dress in their green Saint Patrick’s Day attire if they bring in canned or dry boxed goods to be donated to the Patrician Society in Norristown to help feed less fortunate families in Montgomery County.  Please do not send in any glass containers. Thank you!
  6. Reminder- Monday, March 20th is a Faculty Retreat so there is no school for students.

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. 


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.


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.