St. Elizabeth Ann Seton - Wichita, KS

1A Weekly News 5/14 - 5/24

Please study Fry Words and Math Facts each day!

*Spirit Dress: Friday 5/18

*Field Day: Wednesday 5/23 from 1:30 - 3:00

*Last Day of School: Thursday 5/24   11:00 Dismissal



-We Believe: Chapter 11: The Holy Spirit Helps the Church to Grow      Chapter 12: The Church Serves

-The 4th Luminous Mystery: The Transfiguration   The 5th Luminous Mystery: The Last Supper   

-Please have your child practice the Lord's Prayer. It will be tested before the end of the school year!


Language Arts

Reading Block Theme: May Reading Block

Reading Street: Unit 5: Dot and Jabber                                        Spelling Test - Friday 5/18

Comprehension: compare/contrast

Amazing Words: explanation, riddle, wonder, confused, encouragingly, case, suspects

High-Frequency Words: among, another, instead, none

Spelling Words: book, food, zoo, foot, moon, look, noon, took, pool, good, instead, another

Phonics: digraph oo and inflected endings

Writing and Conventions: pronouns I and me

Speaking and Listening: none



Unit 9: Two-Dimensional Shapes and Equal Shares

-Lesson 7: Problem Solving: use logical reasoning

-Lesson 8: equal parts and Check My Progress

-Lesson 9 and 10: halves, quarters, and fourths

-My Review

Unit 10: Three-Dimensional Shapes

-Lesson 1 and 2: cubes, prisms, cones, cylinders

-Lesson 3: Problem Solving: Look for a Pattern and Check My Progress

-Lesson 4: combine three-dimensional shapes

Math Stations will be on Fridays.


Social Science/Science

-Scholastic News: Tortoise's Big Day   skills: text features and using visuals

-Science: light and sound and sun, moon, and stars

-Social Science: maps