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November News

My favorite time of year is finally here!  Thanksgiving is a time for each of us to think about all the blessings we have been given.  This month 1A will talk about things we are thankful for  big and small.  I am THANKFUL for being  able to teach first grade at St. Christopher School, my son, family and friends.  We will talk about about  Native Americans, Pilgrims, and making good healthy food choices.


We will also be learning about: In Religion The Church Year, Ordinary Time, Advent, Christmas, Three Days, Easter, Jesus had many followers called disciples, He taught his followers how to pray,  and taught us the Lord's Prayer. In Math we will focus on adding sums of 11 and 12, applying math vocabulary in order to understand and solve math problems, identifying patterns and completing addition patterns, adding doubles, doubles + 1, using addition strategies to find sums of 12, addign three addends with sums of 12, This month in Phonics we will be working on our short vowel sounds and writing them in context. In Reading/English/Handwriting we will be looking at short a, i, and o words,  writing sentences, High Frequency Words,the plot of a story, Fantasy story, final consonant x,  and subject of sentences.  In Science/Social Studies we will focus on the food groups, Native Americans, Pilgrims and maps.


Happy Thanksgiving!