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Grade 1 children learn ways to communicate, solve problems, get along with others and use technology to help them learn. The required subject areas are: arts education, English language arts, mathematics, physical education/health education, science, and social studies. Your child will have the chance to learn by working with classmates, teachers, adults, and materials in the classroom.

  • Week of May 21-24 Here is our focus for this week: ELA: practicing words that have a silent “d” and review of two previous spelling words Math: continue to work through our Geometry unit with a focus on creating and sorting shapes Science: learn about comparing living things Social Studies: talking about rules This week’s spelling words have a silent letter “d” and a ...
  • Week of May 13-17 Here will be our focus for the following week: ELA: practicing words that have a silent “b” and reviewing words with a long “a” sound. Also, we will be writing personal narratives and looking at text features of non-fiction books. Math: beginning our new unit, Geometry. Science: begin our new unit about the Characteristics of Living Things. Social Studies: ...
  • Week of May 6-10 Our focus for this week will be: ELA: reviewing nouns, verbs, and adjectives, reading non-fiction stories, and using our knowledge of story elements to write fictional narratives. Math: learning about volume and mass to finish up our measurement unit. Science: finish our daily and seasonal changes unit. Social Studies: learning about India. This week’s spelling words: joy, boys, annoy, destroy, ...
  • Week of April 29 – May 3 Hello, this week we will focus on the following: ELA: using “ow” words, continuing to write fictional narratives, and reviewing nouns, verbs, and adjectives. Math: continue working on our Measurement unit. Science: discuss how we prepare for the seasons. Social Studies: learning about Mexico. This week’s spelling words: crown, growl, clown, how, down, frown, cow, crowd, and owl. Important Notes: Library: 1A ...
  • Week of April 22-26 This week we will be focusing on: ELA: using “oo” words, writing fictional narratives, and continuing to learn about adjectives. Math: continuing with our measurement unit, looking at height and area. Science: finishing our unit on Daily and Seasonal Changes. Social Studies: continue to discuss about diversity and learn about France. Important Reminders: Library: 1A – no library this week, 1B ...
  • Week of April 15-19 Welcome back after a wonderful Spring Break. This week we will be focusing on the following areas: ELA: using “ou” words, reviewing nouns and verbs, and beginning to learn about adjectives. Math: begin our measurement unit. Science: talking about the four seasons. Social Studies: begin to look at cultures around the world and how they are similar and different ...
  • Week of March 25-29 Last week before spring break! Here is what we will focus on: ELA: we will be practicing “oo” words and learning about verbs. We will also continue to practice writing our opinions as well as identifying the lesson in a story. Math: we will be learning about how to tell time. Science: we will be taking about the ...
  • Week of March 18-22 This will be this week’s focus: ELA: review nouns and begin learning about verbs, as well as how to write our opinion. Math: finish our addition and subtraction unit. Science: continue to talk about daily changes. Social Studies: conclude our needs and wants unit with some games to review. Important Reminders Library: 1A- Wednesday, 1B – Thursday Spelling test Thursday Half day of ...
  • Movie Night – A Student Council Event Dear Parents and Guardians, On Tuesday March 20th, 2018 the Social Committee of the Student Council is proud to present a movie night for the students of Grades 1 and 2! The movie being shown will be Cars 3. It will be shown in our school’s Multi-Purpose Room after school from approximately 3:30 – 5:30. The cost ...
  • Week of March 11-14 Here is this week’s focus: ELA: practicing “oi’ words and reviewing nouns. Math: working through our addition and subtraction unit. Science: exploring shadows and how the sun changes throughout the day. Social Studies: conclude our discussion of needs and wants. This week’s spelling words: boil, coin, foil, join, noise, oil, point, and poison. Important Reminders: Library: 1A – Wednesday, 1B – No ...