May 23-27, 2022

1st Grade Weekly Newsletter

Math- We will be reasoning to tell and write time, reviewing, and taking our test on “Topic 13.” Next, we will begin “Topic 14- Reason With Shapes And Their Attributes,” where the students will use attributes to match shapes and define 2-D shapes by their attributes.

Reading- We will be finishing our fourth reading series.
This Week’s Sight Words- mother, father, picture, another, through

Phonics- We will be identifying “vowel sound oo” found in words and “final syllable -le” found in words.

Listening- We will be starting our next “author study” on James Marshall.

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

Social Studies- We will be starting our next unit- “Our Country/The World.”

Science- Next, we will be learning about the lifecycle of a seed, parts of a plant, and learn how a plant grows.

Religion- We will be learning about Chapter 24- “We Share God’s Love.”

Health- We will be classifying food according to healthy and non-healthy foods.


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

• The students will be having a Math Test on Topic 13 next week on Tuesday, May 24, 2022.
Please review the completed work that was sent home, which we have already learned (Homework and Class Work).

• The students will be having their Social Studies Test next week on Wednesday, June 1, 2022. (review the paper that was emailed home).

Homework Assignments

Monday:
1. Math- Math Workbook 13-5
2. Phonics- Phonics Workbook Packet (1 Page- Vowel Sound oo)
3. Writing- Complete “Season Writing” Worksheet- DUE FRIDAY!
4 Spelling- Write spelling words (1-10) two times each.
5. Sight Words- Practice the sight words.
6. Please return the 2 Previous Math Ziplock Bags- red/white counters, tens and ones.
7. Additional School Work: MobyMax “Our Country” Lesson Due next Tuesday (5/31).

Tuesday:
1. Math- Review Sheet and study for the test tomorrow. Please keep the “Review Sheet” at home for review ready AND Math Workbook 13-6
2. Phonics- Phonics Workbook Packet (1 Page- Final Syllable -le)
3. Spelling- Write spelling words (6-10) two times each.
4. Sight Words- Practice the sight words.
5. Additional School Work: Do “I-Ready” Math for 15 minutes.

Wednesday:
1. Math- Math Workbook 14-1 AND 14-2
2. Phonics- Phonics Workbook Packet (1 Page- Spelling Vowel Sound oo)
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: MobyMax “Our Country” Lesson Due next Tuesday (5/31).

Thursday:
Field Day- No Homework (Just studying for the Spelling and Sight Words Test).
1. Spelling- Practice the spelling words, for a test tomorrow.
2. Sight Words- Practice the sight words, to be assessed tomorrow.

Friday:
Enjoy Your Weekend!! Monday is Memorial Day, there is no school!!
1. Additional School Work: MobyMax “Our Country” Lesson Due next Tuesday (5/31).

*The Spelling Words For This Week Are:
1. book 6. stood
2. full 7. pull
3. good 8. push
4. put 9. another
5. shook 10. through