Week of October 15 – October 19
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
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We are learning the sound of short vowel a. We hear it in words like: cat, map, and dad. Practice finding short vowel a words in the world around you.
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.
Listed below are our spelling words. Practice every day. Our spelling test will be on Friday.
nip, hip, lip, rip, zip, will, bill, fill, hill, pill
Words for the Week of 10/22 – 10/26:
hug, bug, jug, rug, tug, cub, rub, sub, tub, club
We are learning how to write our D’Nealian letters.
We are learning about the Church year.
- Advent is a time of waiting. We wait and get ready for the coming of the Son of God.
- Christmas is a time to celebrate the birth of the Son of God. We celebrate God’s greatest gift to us, His Son, Jesus.
- Lent is a time to remember all that Jesus has done for us. We get ready for the Church’s greatest celebration.
- The Three Days are the Church’s greatest celebration. We remember and celebrate that Jesus died for us and rose to new life.
- Easter is a time of great joy. We rejoice and celebrate that Jesus rose to new life.
- Ordinary Time is when we celebrate everything about Jesus, especially His life and teachings.
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.