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Mrs. Sharon Sperruggia

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Specials Schedule
Monday- Gym
Tuesday- Technology
Wednesday- Spanish and STREAM
Thursday- Music
Friday- Art

April 12-16, 2021

Posted on April 10, 2021

1st Grade Weekly Newsletter

Math- We will be solving addition problems using different strategies, modeling and solving problems by drawing a picture and writing an equation, using models to subtract tens, and using a hundred chart to subtract a multiple of 10 from another multiple of 10.

Reading- We will be finishing our fourth reading series.
This Week’s Sight Words- may, give, right, other, number

Phonics- We will be identifying “adding endings –ed/-ing” found in words and “vowel team ie” found in words.

Listening- We will be starting to read a “Junie B. Jones” book by Barbara Park.

Science- We will be continuing our next unit, “Sound.”

Social Studies- We will be researching the different community helpers and their jobs in the community.

Religion- We will be learning about Chapter 18- “We Are Followers of Jesus.” Also, we will be learning and participating in the “Stations of the Cross.”

Reminders:
• This Friday, the students will be tested on their ten spelling words and sight words.

• The students will be having a Math Test on Topic 10 on Tuesday, April 20, 2021. Please review the completed work that was sent home, which we have already learned (Homework and Class Work).

• Our Specials Are: Monday- Gym; Tuesday- Technology; Wednesday- Spanish and Stream; Thursday-Music; Friday- Art.

Homework Assignments

Monday:
1. Math- Math Workbook 10-8
2. Writing- Complete “Special Person” Interview Question
3. Spelling- Write spelling words (1-5) two times each.
4. Sight Words- Practice the sight words.
5. Additional School Work: Read for 15 minutes and record it on your Reading Log AND work on “i-ready” for 15 minutes (ELA).

Tuesday:
1. Math- Math Workbook 10-9
2. Phonics- Phonics Workbook Packet (1 Page- Adding Endings –ed/-ing)
3. Spelling- Write spelling words (6-10) two times each.
4. Sight Words- Practice the sight words.
5. Additional School Work: Read for 15 minutes and record it on your Reading Log AND work on “i-ready” for 15 minutes (MATH).

Wednesday:
1. Math- Math Workbook 11-1
2. Phonics- Phonics Workbook Packet (1 Page- Team ie)
3. Spelling- Pick five spelling words, and write one sentence for each of the five words. (Continuing from now on, I would like the students to put the (5) spelling words in meaningful sentences. This will help the students develop better writing skills. For example: I see a giant bear at the zoo. Instead of I see a giant bear. )
4. Sight Words- Practice the sight words.
5. Additional School Work: Read for 15 minutes and record it on your Reading Log AND work on “Freckle” for 15 minutes (ELA).

Thursday:
1. Math- Math Workbook 11-2
2. Grammar- Phonics Workbook Packet (1 Page- Spelling Review Worksheet)
3. Spelling- Practice the spelling words, for a test tomorrow.
4. Sight Words- Practice the sight words, to be assessed tomorrow.
5. Additional School Work: Read for 15 minutes and record it on your Reading Log AND work on “Freckle” for 15 minutes (MATH).

Friday: Have A Good Weekend!!!

*The Spelling Words For This Week Are:
1. baby 6. giving
2. city 7. having
3. cities 8. baking
4. living 9. give
5. babies 10. right

March 29-31, 2021

Posted on March 27, 2021

1st Grade Weekly Newsletter

** Please practice shoe tying with your child **

Math- We will be making a ten to help solve addition problems, adding 2 two-digit numbers, and review and take the test on “Topic 9.”

Reading- We will be reading and responding to the “Easter” stories.

Phonics- We will be identifying rhyming words in an “Easter” poem and reviewing identifying the number of syllables in words.

Writing- We will be continuing to focus on writing our letters correctly.

Listening- We will be reading Easter stories.

Science- We will be continuing our next unit, “Sound.”

Religion- We will be finishing learning about the “Stations of the Cross.” We will also be doing activities about the “Easter Story.”

Reminders:
• The students will be having a Math Test on Topic 9 on Wednesday, March 31, 2021. Please review the completed work that was sent home, which we have already learned (Homework and Class Work).

• Our Specials Are: Monday- Gym; Tuesday- Technology; Wednesday- Spanish and Stream; Thursday-Music; Friday- Art.

Homework Assignments

** There are NO new “Spelling Words” OR “Sight Words” this week. Please review with your child the “spelling words” and “sight words” that we have already had. **

Monday:
1. Math- Math Workbook Lesson 10-6

2. Phonics- Short Vowel/Long Vowel Worksheet

Tuesday:
1. Math- Math Workbook Lesson 10-7

2. Grammar- Nouns/Verbs/Adjectives Worksheet

Wednesday: Read a book with your child.

Thursday: Holy Thursday. Read a book with your child.

Friday: Good Friday. Read a book with your child

Sunday, April 4- Easter Sunday. Happy Easter!!

Monday, April 12th- Classes Resumes.

March 22-26, 2021

Posted on March 21, 2021

Homework Assignments

**This Friday, the students will be tested on their ten spelling words and sight words.**

This Week’s Sight Words- been, carry, does, going, words

Monday:
1. Math- Math Workbook 10-1 and 10-2
2. Phonics- Phonics Workbook Packet (1 Page- Diphthongs oi, oy)
3. Spelling- Write spelling words (1-5) two times each.
4. Sight Words- Practice the sight words.
5. Additional School Work: Read for 15 minutes and record it on your Reading Log AND work on “i-ready” for 15 minutes (ELA).

Tuesday:
1. Math- Math Workbook 10-3
2. Phonics- Phonics Workbook Packet (1 Page- Diphthongs oi, oy)
3. Spelling- Write spelling words (6-10) two times each.
4. Sight Words- Practice the sight words.
5. Additional School Work: Read for 15 minutes and record it on your Reading Log AND work on “i-ready” for 15 minutes (MATH).

Wednesday:
1. Math- Math Workbook 10-4
2. Phonics- Phonics Workbook Packet (1 Page- Vowel Digraphs ea)
3. Spelling- Pick five spelling words, and write one sentence for each of the five words. (Continuing from now on, I would like the students to put the (5) spelling words in meaningful sentences. This will help the students develop better writing skills. For example: I see a giant bear at the zoo. Instead of I see a giant bear. )
4. Sight Words- Practice the sight words.
5. Additional School Work: Read for 15 minutes and record it on your Reading Log AND work on “Freckle” for 15 minutes (ELA).

Thursday:
1. Math- Math Workbook 10-5
2. Grammar- Phonics Workbook Packet (1 Page- Compound Sentences)
3. Spelling- Practice the spelling words, for a test tomorrow.
4. Sight Words- Practice the sight words, to be assessed tomorrow.
5. Additional School Work: Read for 15 minutes and record it on your Reading Log AND work on “Freckle” for 15 minutes (MATH).

Friday: Have A Good Weekend!!!

*The Spelling Words For This Week Are:
1. boil 6. soil
2. boy 7. spoil
3. coin 8. toy
4. join 9. been
5. joy 10. going

March 15-19, 2021

Posted on March 13, 2021

1st Grade Weekly Newsletter

Math-We will be comparing and writing two-digit numbers that are greater than or less than other two-digit numbers and making sense of a problem and finding the best way to solve it. We will then review and have our test on “Topic 9.”

Reading- We will be continuing our fourth reading series reading the stories What Is The Story of Our Flag? And The First American Flag. This story will help us learn our reading skills: Main Idea, Cause/Effect, and our reading genre: Informational Text.
This Week’s Sight Words- again, both, how, read, soon

Phonics- We will be identifying “diphthongs ow, ou” and “vowel digraphs ai, ay” found in words.

Grammar- We will be identifying what “verbs” are.

Listening- We will be reading “St. Patrick’s Day” books.

Writing- We will continue to focus on writing our letters correctly. We also will be continuing to learn about the “writing process.”

Science- We will be continuing our next unit, “Sound.”

Social Studies- We will be researching the different community helpers and their jobs in the community.

Religion- We will be learning about Chapter 17- “The Church Welcomes New Members.” Also, we will also be learning about what is “St. Patrick’s Day/St. Joseph’s Day” and participating in the “Stations of the Cross.”

Reminders:
• This Friday, the students will be tested on their ten spelling words and sight words.

• The students will be having a Math Test on Topic 9 on Thursday, March 18, 2021. Please review the completed work that was sent home, which we have already learned (Homework and Class Work).

• Our Specials Are: Monday- Gym; Tuesday- Technology; Wednesday- Spanish and Stream; Thursday-Music; Friday- Art.

Homework Assignments

Monday:
1. Math- Math Workbook 9-5
2. Phonics- Phonics Workbook Packet (1 Page- Diphthongs ow, ou)
3. Spelling- Write spelling words (1-5) two times each.
4. Sight Words- Practice the sight words.
5. Additional School Work: Read for 15 minutes and record it on your Reading Log AND work on “i-ready” for 15 minutes (ELA).

Tuesday:
1. Math- Math Workbook 9-6
2. Phonics- Phonics Workbook Packet (1 Page- Diphthongs ow, ou)
3. Spelling- Write spelling words (6-10) two times each.
4. Sight Words- Practice the sight words.
5. Additional School Work: Read for 15 minutes and record it on your Reading Log AND work on “i-ready” for 15 minutes (MATH).

Wednesday:
1. Math- Review Sheet and study for the test tomorrow. Please keep the “Review Sheet” at home for review.
2. Phonics- Phonics Workbook Packet (1 Page- Vowel Digraphs ai, ay)
3. Spelling- Pick five spelling words, and write one sentence for each of the five words. (Continuing from now on, I would like the students to put the (5) spelling words in meaningful sentences. This will help the students develop better writing skills. For example: I see a giant bear at the zoo. Instead of I see a giant bear. )
4. Sight Words- Practice the sight words.
5. Additional School Work: Read for 15 minutes and record it on your Reading Log AND work on “Freckle” for 15 minutes (ELA).

Thursday:
1. Math- No Math Homework!
2. Grammar- Phonics Workbook Packet (1 Page- Verbs)
3. Spelling- Practice the spelling words, for a test tomorrow.
4. Sight Words- Practice the sight words, to be assessed tomorrow.
5. Additional School Work: Read for 15 minutes and record it on your Reading Log AND work on “Freckle” for 15 minutes (MATH).

Friday: Have A Good Weekend!!!

*The Spelling Words For This Week Are:
1. chow 6. out
2. cow 7. owl
3. ground 8. sound
4. how 9. again
5. loud 10. soon

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