Entries by Alison Smith

Classroom News November 12th -20th

Writing: Students will write complete sentences using a capital letter and a punctuation mark.  Students will identify common and proper nouns. Spelling: Students will take a spelling test this Tuesday.  Spelling words: dog, top, not, box, jog, on, yes, bed, frog, trot. Reading: Students will identify vowel teams and consonant word sounds. Math: Students will identify and create addition […]

Classroom News November 5th- 9th

Religion: Students will understand that God wants us to love him and everybody. Spelling: This Friday’s spelling test will be a review of previous spelling words: has, have, them, yes, get, did, as this, if, him. Students will practice using these words in sentences. Reading/Writing: Students will identify the sequence of events and the 5w’s in stories. Science: Students […]

Classroom News October29th – November 1st

Religion: Students will understand that God wants us to love him and everybody. Writing: Students will write and identify the main idea of a text.  Students will also practice retelling stories in sequential order. Spelling: Students will practice using their spelling  words in simple sentences;  The test will be this Thursday. Math: Students will identify the addends and sum […]

Classroom News October 22nd- 26th

Religion: Students will understand that being kind to others is doing God’s will. Writing: Students will identify the main idea and practice retelling stories in sequential order. Spelling: Please review the following spelling words: six, hit, did, if, him, is, as, and, will, this. *The spelling test will be next Friday.  Please continue to review previous spelling words […]

Classroom News October 15th- 19th

Religion- Students will understand that Ordinary Time is a time to be thankful for God’s creation. Writing- Students will identify the main idea.  Students will also use simple sentences in writing to record the sequence of events in a story. Spelling- This week, we will focus on short vowel e words.  Students will practice using spelling words in […]

Classroom News October 9th-12th

Religion- Students will understand that God gives us peace.  Students will identify the Trinity. Writing- Students will identify the main idea in a story.  Students will think about how we can compare books to books, books to ourselves, and books to the world. Spelling- Students will practice using spelling words in class.  The first spelling test will be […]

Classroom News- October 1st – 5th

Religion- Students will understand how God gives us peace. Writing- Students will neatly write uppercase and lowercase letters on lined paper.  Students will learn about the purpose of writing by recognizing the main idea. Spelling- Our words for the week: hat, am, had, and, as, can, man, cat, has, have.  Students will write each word and use it […]

Classroom News

Religion: Students will discuss and retell the story of Moses and his call to God (EX 2-3). Writing: Students will neatly write letters and numbers on lined paper.  Students will be mindful of line spacing between words. Math: Students will recognize and write patterns (shapes, colors, growing patterns). Science: Students will understand what living things need to survive (nutrients/ […]

A Note From Ms. Smith

Hello First Grade Families! Multi-subject practicing packets have been sent home today.  Please review the packet with your child this weekend to reinforce our classroom learning.  Please note that I will not be collecting completed packet work.  This is for you and your child to use as at home practice and quiz/test preparation. Have a […]

September 17th – 21st

Classroom News Religion- Students will discuss how Jesus brings us God’s love Writing- Students will neatly write letters and short sentences on lined paper.  Students will also use good sitting posture and positioning Math- Students will identify and write numbers and number words.  Students will discuss “less than, greater than, equal” Science- Students will think like scientists to observe […]