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Sister Josefina 1st Grade Class

To all the first grade parents: Welcome to the 2017-2018 school year.

The students will have homework every night except Thursday nights, due to the fact that Friday will be test day.
Each Friday after their spelling test, students will be given a new spelling list, to study during the weekend, they will be tested on their new spelling list every Friday, during this school year the students will read 10 books, this coming week, the week of the 18th the students will be receiving their first book “Fun With Pets” they are to read one story per night. There next book titled “Stepping Stones” will work the same way except this time not only will the students be required to read one story per night but they will also answer the questions that follow the story. Students will be required to copy the questions and answer the questions in their designated notebook. Every book the students read after “Fun with Pets” will follow this process. Along with their reading the students will be expected to study their spelling words every night in preparation for their weekly test. The homework schedule will be shown below.

Homework Monday October 16, 2017

Spelling: list # 6 cuff, puff, stuff, sniff, cross, bless, will, well, bell, doll, you of. (When there is one vowel in a word, it usually says its a short sound) – Helpful tips (When there are two vowels in a word, the first vowel is a long sound and the second one is silent)

Reading: Book#2 Tip Toes Please read pages 71 – 73 write the questions in the notebook

Poetry: Please study the poem The Secret page 64 Spelling Book

Math: Please do pages 69 – 70


Letters and Sounds: