Grade 1: Mrs. Gall

Welcome to 1st grade! I update this page every week to show what we are learning in school, what you can reinforce at home for maximum success, important dates and any other information that will help parents and students stay informed. 

John 3:16

“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.

We Are Learning This Week (9/18-9/22):

Phonemic Awareness: rhyme, phoneme isolation/blending/segmentation
Phonics: kindergarten review of short vowels and consonants
Comprehension: listening and retelling
High-Frequency Words: a, and, are, can, do, for, go, has, have, he, here, I, is, like, little, look, me, my, play, said, see, she, the, this, to, was, we, what, where, with, you
Writing: handwriting and sentences 

-one fewer, one more
-order 0-12
-counting on and counting back
-before, between and after

-introduction to Science Lab.
-living and non-living things 

Social Studies
-where families live

-we believe in the Blessed Trinity

Optional Activities to Reinforce Learning

These are ideas for incidental learning outside of school, when the opportunity arises, to incorporate what your child is learning in real world situations. 

-use ordinal numbers in everyday conversation (first, second, third, etc…)
-practice shoe tying
-read together every night identifying sight words we are learning or have learned
-read with a family member 20 minutes a day

Specials Schedule
Monday-Physical Education
Wednesday-Art, Physical Education
Thursday-Media, Spanish