Welcome to First Grade!
October 26-October 30, 2020
There will be a noon dismissal this Friday, October 30th. There will be no lunch served. Aftercare will be available.
Please sign up for Parent-Teacher Conferences. If we already met or will meet for an SIT, that will be considered your Parent-Teacher Conference.
Please make sure your child has headphones at school. We will be using our Chrome Books more and they will need headphones so they can listen to the sounds!
Each child needs to bring 2 clean masks every day.
Pack a snack (with a small towel for a placemat) and lunch every day.
Gym uniforms may be worn every day for the first trimester, or regular uniform.
At this time, no birthday treats may be sent in:(
We will be going outside for recess every day for 20-25 minutes.
This week in First Grade:
Feast of All Saints
TSWBAT define a saint as a person who loves God on earth and now lives with God in heaven, explain that God calls everyone to be a saint, pray the Litany of Saints, learn about the lives of Saint Teresa the Little Flower and Saint Georg
Jobs Around Town
Essential Questions: What jobs need to be done in a community?
Close Reading of Complex Text: cite relevant evidence from text; describe character, settings, and events; Retell the text
Writing: Draw evidence from realistic fiction text; Write opinion text; Conduct short research on jobs in a community
Speaking and Listening: Engage in collaborative conversation about a community; Retell and Discuss Good Job, Ben!; Present information on the community
Content Knowledge: Explore the work people do.
Language Development: Conventions- nouns; Develop oral vocabulary (occupation, community, equipment, fortunately, astonishing)
Foundational Skills: Phonics- short e spelled e and ea; inflectional ending -ed; Spelling words (leg, beg, men, hen, head, bread, grass, spin, there, again); HFW (again, help, new, there, use); Fluency- intonation; Decodable text- apply foundational skills in connected text
Lessons: Lessons 3.11, 3.12, 3.13, 3.14, CYP
TSWBAT recognize the relationship between addition and subtraction, use related addition facts to check subtraction, identify addition and subtraction facts to 12 in a fact family, use subtraction facts to find the missing addend.
Tests and Quizzes This Week:
Friday: Reading- Unit 2 Week 1 test
Homework This Week:
Monday: Religion- Read page 234
Math- SM page 41
Spelling- page 27
Tuesday: Religion- Read a story about a saint
Math- SM page 42
Spelling- Page 28
Wednesday: Religion- Share about St. Theresa
Math- SM page 43
Spelling- Page 29
Thursday: Religion- Share ways to stay focused with family
Math- Workbook page 44
Spelling- Study for test
Friday: Go to Mass
Class 1A Zoom Link:
Wednesday- Art and Spanish
Friday- Music and Health