Mrs. Bonica’s First Grade News
October 13-October 17
Talk about several miracles that demonstrate how much Jesus helped people. Jesus teaches us about love with The Great Commandment.
Concepts covered will be sums for numbers up to 12. Use flash cards to practice addition facts. Show how to use a number line to add and subtract.
Spelling Words: Short o words
on fox not dog box stop rob pop cot shot
seven purple look here of log dot top hot ox
- Look at the dog hop on the box.
- The fox is in the sun.
Homework: Monday/Wednesday: write words and sentences two times each. Thursday: take a practice test, correct it, sign it and return in the folder.
Tuesdays: Math homework
Reading/Language Arts: New and review sight words:
do sing find no funny they and you be play help play with for he what look have too.
Introduce the sound of short o as in the word octopus and practice decoding words containing the sound. Work with sentences using punctuation to help with fluency. Learn to recognize and name verbs in a sentence and to determine the sequence of things in a story.
Read “Curious George at School” as well as several leveled readers to encourage comprehension and good oral reading.
Language Arts: “The Little Old Lady Who Wasn’t Afraid of Anything” Read and dramatize the story using props.
Fire Prevention Month Christopher Columbus
This week Grades 2-8 will be taking the standardized test known as the ITBS test.
First Grade does not take these tests.