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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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Notes and Reminders

Posted on Wednesday, May, 13th, 2015 at 2:30 pm

 

End of Year Dates:

Thursday, May 21 – We will have our Volunteer Coffee and Art Show  from 9:00 to 10:00 in the gym.   At  10:00 we will have our  End of Year Program and Awards . We will dismiss immediately following the program.  Students need to wear chapel clothes for the Awards program.

Friday, May 22 – We will have our Field Day from 9:00-11:oo.

Lost and Found:  Please remember to look at the jackets that are in our lost and found. If these jackets are not claimed by the last day of school, they will be given to someone in need for the next year.

Registration for New Year:  If you have not turned in your registration forms for the new year, please do so as soon as possible.

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1st Grade Homework – Week of May 4 – 8

Posted on Monday, May, 4th, 2015 at 8:17 am

 

MONDAY

Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Spelling: Write words on spelling homework sheet

TUESDAY
Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Spelling: Write words 2 times each on tablet paper
Phonics: Test tomorrow

WEDNESDAY
Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Spelling: Pre-test tomorrow

THURSDAY
Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader – Answer comprehension questions
Spelling: Test tomorrow
Bible: Verse, Catechism, and Unit test tomorrow

DAILY CHECKLIST:
Bible: Review catechism and Bible verse
Reading: Review sight words
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets, review Charts 6-13, as needed
Math: Correct class work sheet; Review 1 – 13 flashcards, as needed
Spelling: Review Spelling List 30

TEST SCHEDULE:
MONDAY: Writing
TUESDAY: None
WEDNESDAY: Phonics
THURSDAY: Spelling Pre-test
FRIDAY: Spelling; Bible Verse, Catechism, and Unit Test

Catechism Question #34: Did Adam act for himself alone in the covenant of works?
Catechism Answer: No. He also acted for all his descendants.

Bible Verse: Call to Me, and I will answer you, and show you great and mighty things, which you do not know. Jeremiah 33:3

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1st Grade Homework – Week of April 27 – May 1

Posted on Monday, April, 27th, 2015 at 8:35 am

 

MONDAY

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

TUESDAY

Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Spelling: Write words 2 times each on tablet paper
Phonics: Test tomorrow

WEDNESDAY

Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Spelling: Pre-test tomorrow

THURSDAY
Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader – Answer comprehension questions
Spelling: Test tomorrow
Bible: Verse and Catechism test tomorrow

DAILY CHECKLIST:
Bible: Review catechism and Bible verse
Reading: Review sight words
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets, review Charts 6-13, as needed
Math: Correct class work sheet; Review 1 – 13 flashcards, as needed
Spelling: Practice The Brown Thrush poem

TEST SCHEDULE:
MONDAY: Writing
TUESDAY: Math
WEDNESDAY: Phonics
THURSDAY: Spelling Pre-test
FRIDAY: Spelling; Bible Verse & Catechism

Catechism Question #33: What happened to Adam and Eve when they sinned?
Catechism Answer: They became sinful and were separated from God.

Bible Verse: Open my eyes that I may see wonderful things in your law. Psalm 119:18

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1st Grade Homework – Week of April 20 – 24

Posted on Monday, April, 20th, 2015 at 8:16 am

 

MONDAY

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

TUESDAY

Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Spelling: Write words 2 times each on tablet paper
Phonics: Test tomorrow

WEDNESDAY

Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Spelling: Pre-test tomorrow

THURSDAY
Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader – Answer comprehension questions
Spelling: Test tomorrow
Bible: Verse and Catechism test tomorrow

DAILY CHECKLIST:
Bible: Review catechism and Bible verse
Reading: Review sight words
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets, review Charts 6-13, as needed
Math: Correct class work sheet; Review 1 – 13 flashcards, as needed
Spelling: Practice The Brown Thrush poem

TEST SCHEDULE:
MONDAY: Writing
TUESDAY: Math
WEDNESDAY: Phonics
THURSDAY: Spelling Pre-test
FRIDAY: Spelling; Bible Verse & Catechism

Catechism Question #32: Who tempted them to sin?
Catechism Answer: The devil tempted Eve, and she gave the fruit to Adam.

Bible Verse: For prophecy never came by the will of man, but holy men of God spoke as they were moved by the Holy Spirit. 2 Peter 1:21

 

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1st Grade Homework – Week of April 13 – 17

Posted on Monday, April, 13th, 2015 at 8:32 am

 

MONDAY

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

TUESDAY

Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Spelling: Write words 2 times each on tablet paper
Phonics: Test tomorrow

WEDNESDAY

Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Spelling: Pre-test tomorrow

THURSDAY
Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader – Answer comprehension questions
Spelling: Test tomorrow
Bible: Verse and Catechism test tomorrow

DAILY CHECKLIST:
Bible: Review catechism and Bible verse
Reading: Review sight words
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets, review Charts 6-13, as needed
Math: Correct class work sheet; Study 13 Subtraction; Review others, as needed
Spelling: Practice The Brown Thrush poem

TEST SCHEDULE:
MONDAY: Writing
TUESDAY: Math
WEDNESDAY: Phonics
THURSDAY: Spelling Pre-test
FRIDAY: Spelling; Bible Verse & Catechism

Catechism Question #31: How did Adam and Eve sin?
Catechism Answer: By eating the fruit God said not to eat.

Bible Verse: How can they call on Him unless they believe in Him? How can they believe in Him unless they hear about Him? Romans 10:14a

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1st Grade Homework – Week of April 6 – 10

Posted on Tuesday, April, 7th, 2015 at 8:16 am

 

TUESDAY

Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Spelling: Write words on spelling homework sheet
Phonics: Test tomorrow
Math: Test tomorrow

WEDNESDAY

Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Spelling: Pre-test tomorrow
Bible: Unit 9 test tomorrow

THURSDAY
Reading: Read pages on homework sheet in reader – Answer comprehension questions
Spelling: Test tomorrow
Bible: Verse and Catechism test tomorrow

DAILY CHECKLIST:
Bible: Review catechism and Bible verse
Reading: Review sight words
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets, review Charts 6-13, as needed
Math: Correct class work sheet; Study 13 addition; Review 1 – 12, as needed
Spelling: Practice The Brown Thrush poem

TEST SCHEDULE:
MONDAY: Easter Holiday
TUESDAY: Writing
WEDNESDAY: Phonics; Math
THURSDAY: Bible Unit 9; Spelling Pre-test
FRIDAY: Spelling; Bible Verse & Catechism

Catechism Question #30: What is not keeping God’s law?
Catechism Answer: Not being or not doing what God requires.

Bible Verse: For everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved. Romans 10:13

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1st Grade Homework – Week of March 30 – April 3

Posted on Tuesday, March, 31st, 2015 at 12:20 pm

 

Monday

Reading – Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Math – Test tomorrow
Spelling- Write words on spelling homework sheet

Tuesday

Reading – Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Spelling – Write words 2 times each on tablet paper
Phonics – Test tomorrow

Wednesday

Reading – Read pages on homework sheet in reader
Spelling – Test tomorrow; Recite The Wonderful World
Bible – Verse and Catechism test tomorrow

Thursday – No homework

Daily Checklist:

Bible: Review catechism and Bible verse
Reading: Review sight words
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets; Review Charts 6 – 13, as needed
Math: Correct class work sheet; Review 1 – 12 flashcards, as needed
Spelling: Study The Wonderful World poem

Test Schedule:

Monday: Writing
Tuesday: Math
Wednesday: Phonics
Thursday: Spelling; The Wonderful World poem; Bible verse & Catechism
Friday: School Holiday

Catechism Question #29: What is disobeying God’s law?
Catechism Answer: Doing what God says not to do.

Bible Verse: While He was blessing them, He left them and was taken up into heaven.  Luke 24:51

HAPPY EASTER!!!

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1st Grade Homework – Week of March 30 – April 3

Posted on Monday, March, 30th, 2015 at 1:22 pm

 

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PDS Notes 03-17-15

Posted on Tuesday, March, 17th, 2015 at 8:43 am

 

Jean DayDon’t forget – -  -  Friday is jean day!!  Students can pay $1 to wear jeans or appropriate blue jean shorts each Friday through March 27.  Uniform shirts or t-shirts must be worn with them.  All money collected during this time will be used in April for a fun event for the students!!

Box TopsOur last competition for the year started March 1 and will go through May 15.  The students will be “Racing for Recess”.  First and second place winners in preschool and first and second place winners in elementary will have extra recess time where they will get to have a water gun battle.  We have a poster set up in the hall to show the progress of each class each week!  Let the competition begin!!!

Spring PicturesSpring Pictures will be made on Tuesday, March 24.  Students may wear Spring clothes this day. Order envelopes are being sent home today.

Basketball GameWe will have our ballgame this Friday, March 20.  A schedule is being sent home today with each team member and the time he/she will be playing. 

Fern FundraiserFern orders are due March 27.  Top seller prizes will be awarded in the amounts of $100, $50, and $25.

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1st Grade Homework – Week of March 16 – 20

Posted on Monday, March, 16th, 2015 at 8:15 am

 

MONDAY

Reading: Read pages 10 – 11 in Aesop’s Fables
Math: Test tomorrow
Spelling: Write words on spelling homework sheet

TUESDAY

Reading: Read pages 15 – 16 in Aesop’s Fables
Spelling: Write words 2 times each on tablet paper
Phonics: Test tomorrow

WEDNESDAY

Reading: Read pages 23 – 24 in Aesop’s Fables
Spelling: Pre-test tomorrow

THURSDAY
Reading: Read pages 31 – 32 in Aesop’s Fables – Answer comprehension questions
Spelling: Test tomorrow
Bible: Verse and Catechism test tomorrow

DAILY CHECKLIST:
Bible: Review catechism and Bible verse
Reading: Review sight words
Phonics & Language: Correct class work sheets, review Charts 6-13, as needed
Math: Correct class work sheet; Study 12 Subtraction, review others as needed
Spelling: Practice The Wonderful World poem

TEST SCHEDULE:
MONDAY: Writing
TUESDAY: Math
WEDNESDAY: Phonics
THURSDAY: Spelling Pre-test
FRIDAY: Spelling; Bible Verse & Catechism

Catechism Question #27: Did Adam keep the covenant of works?
Catechism Answer:
No. He sinned against God.

Bible Verse: For God did not give us a spirit of fear, but a spirit of power, of love, and of a sound mind. So do not be afraid to testify about our Lord. 2 Timothy 1:
7–8a.