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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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PDS Notes

Posted on Wednesday, May, 11th, 2016 at 9:59 am

 

Dates to Remember:

Thursday, May 12  Last day for AR points

Tuesday, May 17  4th Quarter AR reward – Water gun fight in the afternoon for 1st thru 6th.  Kindergarten will have their time before lunch.

Wednesday, May 18  High Heaven for students who earned all AR points for the year

Wednesday, May 18  Last day snacks will be sold out of the office

Thursday, May 19  Volunteer Brunch / Art Show starting at 10:00                                                                                                                          

 End of the Year Program 11:00  Dismiss immediately after the program.

Friday, May 20  Field Day starting at 10:00.  Dismiss at 12:00.  Last day of school.  Don’t forget to bring you water gun and a towel.

Lost and Found:  We have two boxes full of lost and found items (clothes, jackets, glasses, etc). If these items are not claimed by the last day of school, they will be given away.

Payments:  If you owe tuition, snack tab, emergency lunches or aftercare, please make sure you pay by Thursday, May 19.

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Box Top Winner

Posted on Friday, May, 6th, 2016 at 1:59 pm

 

And the Box Top Winner is ……The Boys!!

We had a close competition this time! Thank you to all who turned in box tops! 

As a reward the boys do not have to wear uniforms next week, May 9 -13. Neatness and moderation in all manner of dress is expected. 

Please continue to collect box tops during the summer months. From January 2015 through December 2015, our students raised $1,481.10 through the box top program!

Thank You!!

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1st Grade Homework – Week of May 2 – 6

Posted on Friday, April, 29th, 2016 at 12:04 pm

 

MONDAY
Bible: Practice verse & catechism
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet; Study 1 – 13 addition and subtraction
flashcards; Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Write words on homework sheet

TUESDAY

Bible: Practice verse & catechism
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets; Test Tomorrow
Math: Correct class work sheet; Study 1 – 13 addition and subtraction flashcards
Spelling: Write words 2 times each on tablet paper

WEDNESDAY
Bible: Practice verse & catechism
Reading: sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet; Study 1 – 13 addition and subtraction flashcards
Spelling: Pre-Test Tomorrow

THURSDAY

Bible: Verse, Catechism & Unit 10 Test Tomorrow
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet; Study 1 – 13 addition and subtraction flashcards
Spelling: Test Tomorrow

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1st Grade Homework – Week of April 25 – 29

Posted on Tuesday, April, 26th, 2016 at 7:57 am

 

MONDAY
Bible: Practice verse & catechism
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet; Study 1 – 13 addition and subtraction
flashcards; Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Write words on homework sheet

TUESDAY
Bible: Practice verse & catechism
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets; Test Tomorrow
Math: Correct class work sheet; Study 1 – 13 addition and subtraction flashcards
Spelling: Write words 2 times each on tablet paper

WEDNESDAY
Bible: Practice verse & catechism
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet; Study 1 – 13 addition and subtraction flashcards
Spelling: Pre-Test Tomorrow

THURSDAY
Bible: Verse & Catechism Test Tomorrow
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet; Study 1 – 13 addition and subtraction flashcards
Spelling: Test Tomorrow

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1st Grade Homework – Week of April 11 – 15

Posted on Tuesday, April, 12th, 2016 at 8:01 am

 

It is time to add the 13 subtraction family to flashcards. Review Phonics Charts 6-13.


MONDAY

Bible: Practice verse and catechism
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet; Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Write words on homework sheet; Practice the Brown Thrush poem

TUESDAY

Bible: Practice verse and catechism
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets; Test Tomorrow
Math: Correct class work sheet; Practice 1 – 13 addition and subtraction
flashcards
Spelling: Write words 2 times each on tablet paper; Practice the Brown Thrush poem

WEDNESDAY
Bible: Practice verse and catechism
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet; Practice 1 – 13 addition and subtraction flashcards
Spelling: Pre-test Tomorrow; Practice The Brown Thrush poem

THURSDAY
Bible: Verse & Catechism Test Tomorrow
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet; Practice 1 – 13 addition and subtraction flashcards
Spelling: Test Tomorrow; Practice The Brown Thrush poem

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1st Grade Homework – Week of April 4 – 8

Posted on Tuesday, April, 5th, 2016 at 8:00 am

 

It is time to add the 13 addition family to flashcards. Review Phonics Chart 13.

MONDAY
Bible: Practice catechism and Bible verse
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet; Math Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Write words on spelling homework sheet; Practice The Brown Thrush poem

TUESDAY
Bible: Practice catechism and Bible verse
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets; Test Tomorrow
Math: Correct class work sheet
Spelling: Write words two times each on tablet; Practice The Brown Thrush poem


WEDNESDAY

Bible: Practice catechism and Bible verse
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet
Spelling: Pre-test Tomorrow; Practice The Brown Thrush poem

THURSDAY

Bible: Verse & Catechism Test Tomorrow
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet
Spelling: Test Tomorrow; Practice The Brown Thrush poem

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1st Grade Homework – Week of March 28 – April 1

Posted on Thursday, March, 24th, 2016 at 3:47 pm

 

MONDAY
Easter Holiday

TUESDAY
Bible: Practice verse & catechism
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet; Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Write words on homework sheet; Practice The Brown Thrush poem

WEDNESDAY
Bible: Practice verse & catechism
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets; Test Tomorrow
Math: Correct class work sheet
Spelling: Write words 2 times each on tablet paper; Practice The Brown Thrush poem

THURSDAY
Bible: Verse & Catechism Test Tomorrow
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet
Spelling: Test Tomorrow; Practice The Brown Thrush poem

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PDS Notes and Reminders

Posted on Tuesday, March, 22nd, 2016 at 11:04 am

 

Pictures for Honor Roll and Adm list will be taken in the morning at 7:45.

Spring Pictures will be made Thursday, March 24.  Elementary students who will be getting their picture made may wear spring clothes.  Those who are not should wear uniform chapel clothes.

Fern orders are due Thursday, March 24.  Top sellers prizes will be awarded in the amounts of $100, $50, and $25.

We will have our Easter holidays Friday, March 25 and Monday, March 28.

Our annual Basketball game will be Friday, April 1.  Details will be sent home on Thursday.

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1st Grade Homework – Week of March 21 – 25

Posted on Monday, March, 21st, 2016 at 8:05 am

 

MONDAY
Bible: Practice verse & catechism
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet; Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Write words on spelling homework sheet; Practice The Wonderful World poem

TUESDAY
Bible: Practice verse & catechism
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets; Test Tomorrow
Math: Correct class work sheet
Spelling: Write words 2 times each on tablet paper; Practice The Wonderful World poem

WEDNESDAY
Bible: Verse & Catechism Test Tomorrow; Unit 8 Test Tomorrow
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet
Spelling: Test Tomorrow; Recite The Wonderful World poem Tomorrow

School Holidays:
Good Friday, March 25
Easter Monday, March 28
Happy Easter! Jesus Lives!!

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1st Grade Homework – Week of February 29 – March 4

Posted on Thursday, February, 25th, 2016 at 4:53 pm

 

Happy Read Across America Week!
It is time to add the 12 addition family to flashcards. Review Phonics Chart 13.

MONDAY (Red/Blue Day)
Bible: Practice verse & catechism
Reading: Review sight words; Read page 51 in Secrets and Surprises
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet; Test Tomorrow
Spelling: Write words on spelling homework sheet; Practice The Wonderful World poem

TUESDAY (Crazy Socks Day)

Bible: Practice verse & catechism
Reading: Review sight words; Read page 54 in Secrets and Surprises
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets; Test Tomorrow
Math: Correct class work sheet
Spelling: Write words 2 times each on tablet paper; Practice The Wonderful World poem

WEDNESDAY (Green Day)
Bible: Practice verse & catechism
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages 63 – 64 in Secrets and Surprises
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet
Spelling: Pre-test Tomorrow; Practice The Wonderful World poem
Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss

THURSDAY (Chapel Wear)
Bible: Verse & Catechism Test Tomorrow; Unit 9 Test Tomorrow
Reading: Review sight words; Read pages 65 – 66 in Secrets and Surprises
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets
Math: Correct class work sheet
Spelling: Test Tomorrow; Practice The Wonderful World poem

FRIDAY (Crazy Hat Day) – Bring sleeping bag and pillow to read in the afternoon!