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Dear Parents,

     This week we are reading the story “Peter’s Chair.” Please practice our word wall words and Spelling words at home with your child this week. Also there are three sentences for your child to read to you.

Word Wall Words: picture, remember, room, stood, thought

Spelling Words – bite, kite, time, life, line, mine, vine, pine, hive, tide, because



1. His blue backpack is in his room.

2. A picture of Sue was in the newspaper.

3. Remember to chew the popcorn well.

Religion: Jesus is with us in His Church

Phonics- Compound words and vowels ue, ui

 Genre – Realistic Fiction

 Math – To add ones and tens with no regrouping

Dates to Remember:

April 24th – Seussical – Show Times 12:30PM and 7:00PM


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, this week the children will construct their diorama. On Monday, they must bring in their shoebox, all materials, and their imagination.


Player of the Day: Alex





 Monday, April 20th – Spelling – do pages 144 and 145 and study for test on




  Have a great week!

Mrs. Balzano





Learning is Fun!

We are thinking green with our 8th grade buddies.

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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.

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Mardi Gras Masks–can you guess who we are?

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Day 100 Cup Towers

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Catholic Schools Week

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Science Experiment with Rocks!

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The First Grade Saints!


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Making a Puppet Show with 8th grade Buddies on the iPads

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1st Grade with 8th Grade Buddies

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to Mass with their eighth grade buddies. DSC_0519   DSC_0517   DSC_0515 DSC_0513   DSC_0512   DSC_0508 First Day of School DSC_0366   DSC_0368 Library Time DSC_0503   DSC_0505