1st Grade News Blog

 

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Welcome to the 1st grade news blog at PDS! We're glad you stopped by. Return here often for the latest homework assignments, class news, and announcements.

 

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Dates to Remember

Posted on Monday, September, 26th, 2016 at 12:31 pm

 

Lunch Forms are due Wednesday, September 28.

School picnicFriday, September 30 at 12:00.

School Day Pictures
Preschool – October 19
Elementary – October 20

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1st Grade Homework – Week of September 26 – 30

Posted on Monday, September, 26th, 2016 at 12:30 pm

 

Add the 7 addition family to your flashcards; Beginning Phonics Chart 9.

MONDAY
Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Math: Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Write spelling words on spelling homework sheet

TUESDAY

Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Letters & Sounds/Language: Phonics Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Write spelling words 2 times each on tablet paper

WEDNESDAY

Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Spelling: Pre-Test Tomorrow

THURSDAY

Bible: Verse & Catechism Test Tomorrow; Unit 2 Test Tomorrow
Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader; Comprehension Grade Tomorrow
Math: Drops in Bucket Grade Tomorrow
English: Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Test Tomorrow; Recite The Secret tomorrow

DAILY:
Bible: Review Verse & Catechism
Reading: Fluency passage; Review Phonics Charts 6 – 9, as needed
Letter & Sounds/Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet; Review flashcards 1 – 7, as needed
Spelling: Review The Secret poem

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Dates to Remember

Posted on Tuesday, September, 20th, 2016 at 10:09 am

 

Family Picnic
The elementary will have a family picnic on Friday, September 30, at 12:00 on the back playground.  Bring your chairs or blanket and a picnic lunch for your family.  Please remember that we will not have lunch in the cafeteria.  If you are unable to attend, please make sure you send a lunch for your child.  In the event of rain, we will have the picnic in the gym.

Accelerated Reading
AR points are due Friday, October 7.

Fall Break
We will have a Fall Break on Columbus Day, Monday, October 10th.  Enjoy your day off!!

Harvest Carnival
We will have our annual Harvest Carnival Friday, October 14, from 5:30 to 7:30.  Our Spirit Week is October 11 through the 14th.  Dress up schedule is below:
Monday – Columbus Day/Fall Break Holiday
Tuesday – America Day – Will you wear Red, White and Blue or Stars and Stripes?
Wednesday – Camo Day – Break out your Camo and come dressed to blend in with the trees.
Thursday – Tacky Day/Crazy Hair Day – Polka dots and plaid, red and pink, vertical and horizontal stripes…whatever you deem as tacky.  Mo hawks or lopsided ponytails – the crazier the better!
Friday – PDS Harvest Carnival Shirt or your Favorite team

Uniforms must be worn if your child does not participate in Spirit Week.  Chapel attire must be worn on Thursday if you do not participate.  Khaki pants or shorts do not have to be worn if you are participating in Spirit Week.  Example:  Jeans and a camo shirt for Camo day is acceptable.

Harvest Carnival Shirts
If you have not turned in your order form for the Harvest Carnival T-Shirt, please do so by tomorrow.

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1st Grade Homework – Week of September 19 – 23

Posted on Thursday, September, 15th, 2016 at 5:02 pm

 

MONDAY
Reading: Read pages 55 – 56 in Tiptoes
Math: Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Write spelling words on spelling homework sheet

TUESDAY

Reading: Read pages 64 – 65 in Tiptoes
Letters & Sounds/Language: Phonics Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Write spelling words 2 times each on tablet paper

WEDNESDAY

Reading: Read pages 72 – 73 in Tiptoes
Spelling: Pre-Test Tomorrow

THURSDAY
Bible: Verse & Catechism Test Tomorrow
Reading: Read pages 80 – 81 in Tiptoes
English: Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Test Tomorrow

DAILY:
Bible: Review Verse & Catechism
Reading: Fluency passage; Review Phonics Charts 6 – 8, as needed
Letter & Sounds/Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet; Review flashcards 1 – 6, as needed
Spelling: Review The Secret poem

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1st Grade Homework – Week of September 12 – 16

Posted on Monday, September, 12th, 2016 at 8:41 am

 

Beginning Phonics Chart 8 & 6 Subtraction Family

MONDAY
Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Math: Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Write spelling words on spelling homework sheet

TUESDAY

Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Letters & Sounds/Language: Phonics Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Write spelling words 2 times each on tablet paper


WEDNESDAY

Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Spelling: Pre-Test Tomorrow

THURSDAY
Bible: Verse & Catechism Test Tomorrow
Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader
English: Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Test Tomorrow

DAILY:
Bible: Review Verse & Catechism
Reading: Fluency passage; Review Phonics Charts 6 – 8, as needed
Letter & Sounds/Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet; Review flashcards, as needed
Spelling: Review The Secret poem

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Dates to Remember

Posted on Wednesday, August, 31st, 2016 at 1:45 pm

 

HolidaySchool will be closed for Labor Day on Monday, September 5.

Progress Reports Will go home on Wednesday, September 7.

Family Picnic –  The elementary will have a family picnic on Friday, September 30, at 12:00 on the back playground.  Bring your chairs or blanket and a picnic lunch for you family.  Please remember that we will not have lunch in the cafeteria.  If you are unable to attend, please make sure you send a lunch for your child.  In the event of rain, we will have the picnic in the gym.

Accelerated ReadingAR points are due Friday, October 7. 

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1st Grade Homework – Week of August 29 – September 2

Posted on Monday, August, 29th, 2016 at 3:18 pm

 

Study Phonics Charts 6&7; Study 1 – 5 addition & subtraction flashcards

MONDAY
Bible: Study verse and catechism
Reading: Fluency Passage; Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in Fun with Pets
Letters & Sounds/Language: Correct class work sheets
English: Review 5 parts of a sentence, subject noun, verb, and adverb
Math: Correct class work sheet; Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Write words 1 time on spelling sheet; Study The Secret poem

TUESDAY
Bible: Study verse and catechism
Reading: Fluency Passage; Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in Fun with Pets
Letters & Sounds/Language: Correct class work sheets; Phonics Test Tomorrow
English: Review 5 parts of a sentence, subject noun, verb, and adverb
Math: Correct class work sheet
Spelling: Write words 2 times each on tablet; Study The Secret poem

WEDNESDAY
Bible: Study verse and catechism
Reading: Fluency Passage; Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in Fun with Pets
Letters & Sounds/Language: Correct class work sheets
English: Review work sheet for test tomorrow
Math: Correct class work sheet
Spelling: Spelling City activity; Pre-Test Tomorrow; Study The Secret poem

THURSDAY

Bible: Verse, Catechism, & Unit Test Tomorrow
Reading: Fluency passage; sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in Fun with Pets; Reading
Comprehension Test Tomorrow
Letters & Sounds/Language: Correct class work sheets
English: Review 5 parts of a sentence, subject noun, verb, and adverb
Math: Correct class work sheet; Drops in the Bucket Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Spelling City activity; Test Tomorrow; Study The Secret poem

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Reminders

Posted on Thursday, August, 25th, 2016 at 9:20 am

 

Lunch forms are due tomorrow, Friday, August 26.

Madagascar field trip form and money were due today.  If you did not send yours, please do so by tomorrow.

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1st Grade Homework – Week of August 22 – 26

Posted on Tuesday, August, 23rd, 2016 at 8:56 am

 

Study Phonics Chart 6; Study 1 – 5 addition flashcards

MONDAY
Bible: Study verse and catechism
Reading: Fluency Passage; Review sight words
Letters & Sounds/Language: Correct class work sheets
English: Correct class work sheet
Math: Correct class work sheet; Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Study The Elephant poem

TUESDAY
Bible: Study verse and catechism
Reading: Fluency Passage; Review sight words
Letters & Sounds/Language: Correct class work sheets; Phonics Test Tomorrow
English: Correct class work sheet
Math: Correct class work sheet
Spelling: Study The Elephant poem

WEDNESDAY
Bible: Study verse and catechism
Reading: Fluency Passage; Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Letters & Sounds/Language: Correct class work sheets
English: Correct class work sheet
Math: Correct class work sheet
Spelling: Pre-Test Tomorrow; Study The Elephant poem

THURSDAY
Bible: Verse & Catechism Test Tomorrow
Reading: Fluency passage; sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader; Reading
Comprehension Test Tomorrow
Letters & Sounds/Language: Correct class work sheets
English: Test Tomorrow
Math: Correct class work sheet; Drops in the Bucket Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Test Tomorrow; Recite The Elephant tomorrow

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1st Grade Homework – Week of August 15 – 19

Posted on Friday, August, 12th, 2016 at 4:45 pm

 

We are beginning 1 – 5 Addition Family in Math this week.

MONDAY

Bible: Study verse & catechism
Reading: Timed Fluency Passage; Words to Review (will help with fluency passages)
Letters & Sounds/Language: Correct class work sheets
English: Review class work sheet
Math: Correct class work sheet
Spelling: Spelling City activity; Study The Elephant poem

TUESDAY
Bible: Study verse & catechism
Reading: Timed Fluency Passage; Words to Review (will help with fluency passages)
Letters & Sounds/Language: Correct class work sheets
English: Review class work sheet
Math: Correct class work sheet
Spelling: Spelling City activity; Study The Elephant poem

WEDNESDAY

Bible: Study verse & catechism
Reading: Timed Fluency Passage; Words to Review (will help with fluency passages)
Letters & Sounds/Language: Correct class work sheets
English: Review class work sheet
Math: Correct class work sheet
Spelling: Spelling City activity; Pre-Test Tomorrow; Study The Elephant poem

THURSDAY

Bible: Verse & Catechism Test Tomorrow
Reading: Timed Fluency Passage; Words to Review (will help with fluency passages); Reading Comp. Test Tomorrow
Letters & Sounds/Language: Correct class work sheets
English: Review class work sheet
Math: Correct class work sheet; Drops in the Bucket Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Spelling City activity; Study The Elephant poem; Test Tomorrow