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Grade 1

Mrs. Balzano (mbalzano@gscregional.org)
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Dear Parents,

     This week we are reading the stories “Honey Bees” and “The Ants Go Marching”. Please practice our word wall words  at home with your child this week.


Word Wall Words: also, family, new, other, same, their

Spelling Words: No new words

Religion: Chapter 11- Jesus Our Savior was Born in Bethlehem

Phonics Skills: Long e

 Genre and Comprehension- Expository Nonfiction and Author’s Purpose

 Math – Graphs, Mode, and Range


Dates to Remember:

  • Dec. 18th – Pretzel Money due for Jan. $6.27

  • Dec. 22nd – Polar Express – children wear school uniform

  • Dec. 23rd – No Cares – Dismissal at 12PM

  • Jan. 5th – Classes Resume and Pizza Money due

  • Jan. 16th – No School – Faculty Meeting

Remember Dec. 22nd Polar Express Day – Children must:

1. wear their gym uniform ( they will have gym)

2. bring in a drink for themselves

3. bring in a stuffed animal or doll (only if they want)

4. be ready for some fun



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.


Have a great week!

Mrs. Balzano





Monday, Dec. 15th – English do paper on sentences

                                       Spelling do page 88

                                     Read for 10 minutes


Tuesday, Dec. 16th – Religion study chapter 10 for test tomorrow

                                        Spelling – study new words for test on Friday


Wednesday, Dec. 17th – No Homework – See you tonight in Church by 6:40


Thursday, Dec. 18th- Spelling study for test

Friday, Dec. 19th – Read a good book








Player of the Day


Monday: Patrick

                                                                                               Tuesday: Alex

Wednesday: Patrick

Thursday: Patrick

Friday: Patrick








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