This Week: Spring Charity: Donations to the Ronald McDonald House. 1st Grade is asked to bring in any type of non-perishable food item (granola bars, crackers, chips, etc.).
Wednesday, April 27th: Field Trip - FIELD TRIP SHIRTS, JEANS, TENNIS SHOES, LUNCH FROM HOME. Remember: only 7 parents were able to sign up to attend this trip. Those parents will receive email confirmation.
April 28th:Field Day @9:30 - Location TBA!
Please wear purple shirts (our team color), athletic shorts and tennis shoes. You must bring a LUNCH FROM HOME. Water bottles and popsicles will be provided at Field Day. Please apply sunscreen at home. Students may need hats/sunglasses and a towel to sit on.
May 4th: Character Book Parade @ 8:45. Information was sent home about this last week.
Math: This week we continue chapter 9 – Money (Quarter, Counting Sets of Coins, Half-Dollar and Dollar)
Timed Tests: We will continue taking timed tests each week. The students are doing a great job. Continue practicing the facts listed below.
For subtraction, we will test on mixed 6 and 7 in 5 minutes
For addition, we will have complete 50 problems in 3 minutes.
Review these facts!
1+0=1; 1+1=2; 1+2=3; 1+3=4; 1+4=5; 1+5=6; 1+6=7; 1+7=8; 1+8=9; 1+9=10
2+0=2; 2+1=3; 2+2=4; 2+3=5; 2+4=6; 2+5=7; 2+6=8; 2+7=9; 2+8=10; 2+9=11
3+0=3; 3+1=4; 3+2=5; 3+3=6; 3+4=7; 3+5=8; 3+6=9; 3+7=10; 3+8=11; 3+9=12
4+0=4; 4+1=5; 4+2=6; 4+3=7; 4+4=8; 4+5=9; 4+6=10; 4+7=11; 4+8=12; 4+9=13
5+0=5; 5+1=6; 5+2=7; 5+3=8; 5+4=9; 5+5=10; 5+6=11; 5+7=12; 5+8=13; 5+9=14
6+1=7, 6+2=8, 6+3=9, 6+4=10, 6+5=11, 6+6=12, 6+7=13, 6+8=14, 6+9=15
7+0=7; 7+1=8; 7+2=9; 7+3=10; 7+4=11; 7+5=12; 7+6=13; 7+7=14; 7+8=15; 7+9=16
8+0=8; 8+1=9; 8+2=10; 8+3=11; 8+4+12; 8+5=13; 8+6+14; 8+7=15; 8+8=16; 8+9=17
9+0=9; 9+1=10; 9+2=11; 9+3=12; 9+4=13; 9+5=14; 9+6=15; 9+7=16; 9+8=17; 9+9=18
Phonics: Due to our Field Trip and Field Day, WE WILL NOT BE HAVING A PHONICS TEST THIS WEEK! We will still have lessons and go over the following, but their will be NO test:
short vowel blends: no new blends
long vowel blends: no new blends
special sounds: ful in bashful, u in push, aught in caught, ould in could, oo in tooth, ure in pure
spell these words: home, skate, badge, trust, spy, lazy
syllables: no new syllables
prefixes: no new prefixes
Know the root word and suffix - working, churches
Social Sciences: We will learn about magnets this week!
Reading: No comprehension test this week.
Spelling: We will practice these in class, but we will NOT test on them this week due to our Field Trip and Field Day.
says, are, your, from, I'm, here, because, where, Mother, been, don't, were, any, some, said
Bonus Words: come, of, saw, was, what
Bible: We will have a Bible verse each week. Students will say the verse to me.
Bible Verse: "Even though I walk through the valley of the shadows of death, I will fear no evil for you are with me. You rod and staff, they comfort me." Psalm 23:4
Continue reviewing Psalm 23:1-3. We will learn a new verse each week and by the end of the year the students will be able to recite the entire 23rd Psalm.
"The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not be in want. He makes me lie down in green pastures; he leads me beside still waters. He restores my soul. He guides me on the paths of righteousness for his name sake." Psalm 23:1-3
Handwriting: We will practice writing words in our best handwriting.
Creative Writing: Students will continue to practice writing complete sentences using capital letters at the beginning and periods at the end. I will introduce question marks this week. We will continue learning the parts of a sentence. We will be writing super sentences. All sentences should have these four parts:
Begin with a capital letter.
End with a punctuation mark.
Be written neatly.
Monday: Math sheet, study Bible verse, spelling words, phonics sounds and math facts
Tuesday: Math Sheet, study Bible verse, spelling words, phonics sounds, and math facts
Wednesday: No Homework
Thursday: No Homework