October 3-7, 2022

1st Grade Weekly Newsletter

Math- We will be reviewing and taking the test on Topic 1. Next, we will begin “Topic 2- Fluently Add and Subtract Within 10,” adding by counting on from a number and using doubles to solve problems.

Reading- We will be starting our reading series reading the story Look Both Ways. This story will help us learn our reading skill: Reading Comprehension and our reading genre: informational text.

Phonics- We will be reviewing our first set of letters along with their sounds, which are: “f, b, g” and “short vowel o”.
This Week’s Sight Words- are, by, look, was, you

Handwriting- We will be reviewing how to correctly write the numbers 1-5.

Grammar- We will be identifying how to write a “simple sentence.”

Listening- We will be reading “Fall Books.”

Science- We will be comparing and contrasting animals according to how they move and the different animal coverings.

Social Studies- We will be comparing and contrasting a picture and a map of the classroom. Also, we will be learning who “Christopher Columbus” was.

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

• The students will be having a Math test “TOPIC 1- Solving Addition and Subtraction Problems to 10” on Tuesday, October 4, 2022. Please review the completed work that was sent home, which we have already learned (Homework and Class Work).

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

Homework Assignments

**All Spelling Homework Is Done In The Homework Notebook
With The School Heading On Top (See Below)**
Student’s Name Date
SSK 1A

Monday:
1. Math- Review Sheet and study for the test tomorrow. Please keep the “Review Sheet” at home for review.
2. Phonics- Phonics Workbook Packet (Short o)
3. Spelling- Write each spelling word two times each.
4. Sight Words- Practice the sight words.
5. PLEASE CLEAR OUT YOUR CHILD’S FOLDER EACH NIGHT AND TAKE OUT ANY WORK THAT HAS ALREADY BEEN CHECKED!!!!

Tuesday:
1. Math- No Math Homework!
2. Phonics- Phonics Workbook Packet (Letter F)
3. Spelling- Fill in the blanks.
c ___ t ,
__ o t ,
p o _ ,
g _ t ,
__ o o k ,
__ o u
** Please copy these blanks into the student’s spelling notebook and then fill in the blanks. **
4. Sight Words- Practice the sight words.

Wednesday:
1. Math- Math Homework book Lesson 2-1
2. Phonics- Phonics Workbook Packet (Letter B)
3. Spelling- Pick three spelling words, and write a sentence for each of the three words.
4. Sight Words- Practice the sight words.

Thursday:
1. Math- Math Homework book Lesson 2-2
2. Phonics- Phonics Workbook Packet (2 Pages- Letter G and Simple Sentences)
3. Spelling- Practice the spelling words, for a test tomorrow.
4. Sight Words- Practice the sight words, to be assessed tomorrow.

Friday: Have a good weekend!!!

*The Spelling Words For This Week Are:
1. cot 4. pot
2. got 5. look
3. not 6. you