God, Scholarship, Community, and Service.

Grade 1

Mrs. Balzano (mbalzano@gscregional.org)

This week we will read the stories “Peter’s Chair” and “Treasures to Share.” 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, room stood, thought, remember

Spelling Words: No new spelling words – review time

Sentences to read:

I have a picture of a bluebird in my backpack.

Did you remember to bring your lunchbox outside?

We stood by a tree.

Phonics Skill: Compound words

Genre and Comprehension: Realistic Fiction

Religion: Jesus is with His Church

Math: Word Problems

ILA: Pronouns

Science – Earth Day- video- Weekly Reader

Social Studies – Maps

Handwriting – Numerals and Number Words



Important Dates


April 23rd – Pretzel Money Due – $6.93

April 24th and 25th – Little Mermaid, Jr.


First in Math

Player of the Day:


Tuesday: Dermot

Wednesday: No Player of the day

Thursday: Dermot



Little Mermaid Jr. Information:

Dates and Time:

April 24th – 10:30AM and 7:00PM

April 25th- 12:30PM and 7:00PM

Dress: The color black for top and bottom. Children need to come to school in these clothes Thursday and Friday

Please be in the classroom by 6:40.

Please check the Homework Folder and Assignment Book.


Have a great week!

Mrs. Balzano






Jungle Book

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100th Day Cup Towers

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Catholic Schools Week Mass with our 8th Grade Buddies

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Christmas Pageant

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Our Thanksgiving Picture Stories!

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Look at all the Saints!

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Pillows for Pets with buddies

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Sock Puppets puppet shows with 8th grade buddies

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Apple experiment:

What color is the apple?  How does the skin feel?  How many seeds are in the apple?  What does it smell like?

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