blessed trinity catholic school

Mrs. Golino

email: golino@blessedtrinitycatholicschool.org

Week of December 10 – December 15

 

Reading-

Please practice reading these words each day.  Our new vocabulary words are listed below:

*(First Grade Readiness) – I, see, a, green, like, one, the, we, do, look, was, yellow, you, are, have, that, they, two, he, is, three, to, with, for, go, here, me, where

*(Unit 1) – come, in, my, on, way, she, take, up, what, blue, from, get, help, little, use, eat, five, four, her, this, too, saw, small, tree, your, home, into, many, them

*(Unit 2) – catch, good, no, put, said, want, be, could, horse, of, old, paper, live, out, people, who, work, down, inside, now, there, together, around, find, food, grow, under, water

*(Unit 3) –

*(Unit 4) –

*(Unit 5) –

 

Phonics-

We are learning the sound of short vowel e.  We hear it in words like:  hen, sled, and nest.  Practice finding short vowel e words in the world around you.

Language-

Nouns name a person, place, animal, or thing.  Examples include:  baker, park, kitten, and mug.  Practice finding nouns in your world around you.

Verbs are action words.  A verb tells what a nouns does.  Examples include:  run, jump, sleep, read.  Practice finding verbs in the world around you.

An adjective is a describing word.  It describes a noun.  Examples include:  bright sun, loud boat, stinky garbage, sour lemon, prickly thorn, one cat, large tree, red cherry, etc.

A Telling Sentence gives us information.  It begins with a capital letter and ends with a period.

The Subject of a sentence is also called the Naming Part.  It tells who or what.  Example:  My mommy reads a book.  “My mommy” is the Naming Part of Subject.

The Predicate of a sentence is also called the Telling Part.  It tells the action.  Two ducks swim in the pond.  “swim in the pond” is the Telling Part of Predicate.

An Asking Sentence asks a question.  It begins with a capital letter and ends with a question mark.

An Exclamatory Sentence says something with strong emotion.  It begins with a capital letter and ends with an exclamation mark.

A Proper Noun names a special noun.  It begins with a capital letter.  Examples include:  states – Florida, cities – Jacksonville, streets – Beach Blvd., places – Publix, months – November, days – Saturday.

Add an -s to the end of a noun to name more than one.  Examples:  bed, beds, book, books, and star, stars.

Spelling-

Listed below are our spelling words.  Practice every day.  Our spelling test will be on Friday.

*face, lace, race, space, pace, bake, cake, lake, rake, make

 

Handwriting-

We are learning how to write our D’Nealian letters.

Religion –

We are learning about the Church year.

  • The Holy Spirit came to Jesus’ followers on Pentecost.
  • This was the beginning of the Church.
  • The Church is all the people who believe in Jesus and follow His teachings.
  • The first members of the Church were like a close family.
  • The Holy Spirit helped the first members of the Church.
  • The Holy Spirit helps members of the Church today to live as Jesus taught.

Mathematics-

Practice identifying numbers from 1-100.  We will recognize, count, and order numbers.  Practice finding numbers before, between, and right after.

We are building addition sentences with sums up to 10.  The two numbers being added are called addends.  The answer you get when adding is called the sum.

We will learn to subtract numbers through 10.  The answer you get when you subtract is called the difference.  The first number is called the whole and the second number is called a part.

We are learning about fact families.  Examples include:

4+2=6, 2+4=6, 6-4=2, 6-2=4

We are learning to measure.

Explore tens and ones together.  We can group objects in to tens and ones when we count.

We are adding with sums to 20.