This week we are reading the story “The Dot.” Please practice our word wall words at home with your child this week. Also there are three sentences for your child to read to you.
Word Wall Words: colors, draw, drew, great, over, show, sign
Spelling Words – No New Words this Week
1. The beads had the prettiest colors.
2. Peg tried to draw a great big seal.
3. We hurried, and the meal was over fast.
Religion: Discuss Holy Week
Phonics Skills: Long e: ea
Genre – Realistic Fiction
Math – Identify open and closed plane figures
Dates to Remember:
April 1st – No School
April 2nd – Holy Thursday – No School
April 3rd – Good Friday – No School
April 5th – Happy Easter
April 6th – No School
April 7th – Classes Resume
April 8th – Pizza Money Due
April 10th – Mass 9:00 AM
April 15th – Chick-Fil-A Night
April 17th – Dance-A-Thon
April 18th – 8th Grade Car Wash
April 24th – Seussical – Show Times 12:30PM and 7:00PM
During Lent- Every Monday Mass at 8:00 and Fridays – Stations of the Cross in church at 1:30
Please be sure you are reading with your child every night for at least 10 minutes. Don’t forget to sign the reading log.
Please check the monthly calendar for important dates.
In Science, the children are studying that plants and animals live in a particular habitat (for example, black bears in the forest, whales in the ocean, camels in the desert). The children will know the following:
characteristics of different environments
plants and animals found there
characteristics of the climate in different habitats (for example, sunlight, moisture, temperature)
We are now working on the rainforest.
FIRST in MATH
Player of the Day: Lily
Good Shepherd Student Service Project
We are collecting loose change to feed the hungry. The money will be given to Philabundance. First Grade is off to a good start. Thank you.
Monday, March 23rd – Get plenty of rest and do not forget to bring in your #2 pencils.
Please remember – If coming to school by car, you must go to the church lot and walk your child over to school. Thank you.
Tuesday, March 24th – Bring in two #2 pencils for tomorrow.
Get plenty of rest.
Wednesday, March 26th – Get plenty of rest for our last test in Social Studies.
Have a great week!
Learning is Fun!
We are thinking green with our 8th grade buddies.
Words and toothpaste lesson: Once you speak, you can’t put the words back in your mouth. Once you push toothpaste out of the tube, you can’t put it back in the tube.
Mardi Gras Masks–can you guess who we are?
Day 100 Cup Towers
Catholic Schools Week
Science Experiment with Rocks!
The First Grade Saints!
Making a Puppet Show with 8th grade Buddies on the iPads
1st Grade with 8th Grade Buddies