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September/October News

Our school year has gotten off to a great start!  We are learning to be First Graders, getting familiar with 1A's rules, routine and work!  We are making new friends, This will be an exciting year filled with many fun and exciting activities!

 

Some of the things we will be learning are:

 

Religion-The Blessed Trinity, God created the world and all people, God promises to love us always, God chose Mary to be the Mother of his Son, the story of Jesus' birth,  and that we are growing as disciples of Jesus Christ.

Math- Recognizing numbers from 1-12, solving problems by finding and eliminating extra information, recognizing and drawing groups with one fewer and one more, ordinal numbers, using a number line to count on,  writing numbers that are just before, between and just after a given number, introduce the plus (+) and equals (=) signs, and adding groups of objects.

Phonics- Initial, medial and final consonants, reading High Frequency Words, review short vowels,

Reading/English/Handwriting- Vowels, nouns, verbs, ajectives, parts of a book, print awareness, characters, setting and plot of a story, High Frequency Words, Realistic Fiction and Fantasy, simple sentences, short vowels, and we are practicing sitting in our best hand writing position, with one hand holding the paper and the other hand writing our upper and lower case letter.

Science/Social Studies, -School community, rules, routines, friendship, and being a good friend, identifying and recognizing different kinds of leaves, and animals and animal families

 

Our First Party of the Year

We will be celebrating Halloween on Thursday, October 29!!