Week of November 13 , 2023
Game Plan for Next Week:
Reading/Phonics: review and assess all tricky words and Unit 1 Skills concepts, Unit 1 Skills Assessment, begin Unit 2 Skills (Phonics)
In Reading Comprehension, we will read Hu Gu Po, Tselane and review and assess Domain 3.
Writing What is a CUPS sentence? Use editing symbols to find errors in sentences and fix them.
Spelling- short u words
Math-start Chapter 3 Addition Concepts to 20 , build on our understanding of addition to add coins and “count on”, practice math facts with M and M’s in a turkey game
Religion-gratitude, being thankful, Saint Cecelia
Social Studies- The First Thanksgiving, Mayflower, Thanksgiving traditions in our families
11/10 November Homework Packet Week 2 Due, Spelling Test Short o
Veterans Day Ceremony
11/12 4-6:30 STS Skating Event at Fountain Blu, Discover Catholic Schools Week Begins
11/13 Dress like your first grade friends- wear yellow- the color of friendship. (It’s twin day/follow DOUD guidelines.)
Discover STEM at STS Family Night 6:30-7:30 pm in the cafeteria
11/14 DOUD guidelines- dress like one of your parents’ occupations
8:45 Discover Catholic Schools Week Mass
11/15 Picture Day / Write a letter to an STS Teacher/Staff member to be eligible to win a FREE DOUD coupon. Send it to the development office.
11/16 SPORTS DAY dress up/ DOUD guidelines
11/17 Spelling Test short u, November Packet Week 3 Due
1.00 DOUD blue/gold for Marie Carr
STS families welcome at 2 pm for pep rally
11/21 No Mass Spelling Bee
11/22-11/27 Thanksgiving Break
12/1- December presentation- BOOK REPORT ORNAMENTS- information was sent home last week- red packet
SHOW AND TELL CALENDAR
NEW THEME- Something I am thankful for…
We could use donations of:
Large bag/container of M and M’s for turkey game- about 20 candies per kid
1 inch wooden peg dolls for reading craft-50 pack
Thanksgiving Mayflower meal- beef jerky for class, box of saltines, dried fruit for class, Christmas stickers/counters/stamps (Dollar Store ish items)
Please stay tuned for information regarding Christmas Around the World- we will need donations from a few different countries.
Thank you for supporting our learning in first grade.