St. Elizabeth Ann Seton - Wichita, KS

1B Newsletter November 12-16

 1B Weekly News

 Friday 11/16 - Spirit Dress.  Stuff the Box

We will be having our feast Friday afternoon.  Please send the item listed on the yellow note that went home on Friday.

11/19-11/23 - No School. Thanksgiving Break


Virtue - Charity

Ch. 3 -  Jesus Grew Up in a Family

Bible Stories:  Noah's Ark

Saint: 11/13 - St. Frances Xavier Cabrini. 11/17 - St. Elizabeth of Hungary

Rosary Book - First Joyful Mystery - The Annunciation

Prayer -Grace Before Meals  Prayer sheet due by Nov. 29


Language Arts

Story - Unit 2 - Week 3:  Who Works Here

Spelling test: Friday 11/12

Comprehension - author's purpose

Amazing Words - citizen, community, law, leader, headquarters, branch, patrol, earn

High-Frequency Words -   live, out, people, who, work   (Practice reading these words)

Spelling words -  like, time, dime, kite, ride, white, hide, smile, bike, ice, who, work

Phonics - long i and i-e,  consonant digraphs:  wh, ch, tch, ph

Writing and Conventions -  Special Titles

Speaking and Listening -  Give announcements


Chapter 2: Addition strategies

Vocabulary: addends, count on, doubles, doubles minus one, doubles plus one, number line (review with your child)

Lesson 6 - Problem Solving: Act it out

Lesson 7 - make 10 to add

Lesson 8 - Add in any order

Math Stations on Wednesday and Friday


Science and Social Science 

Science - Birds

Social Science - Thanksgiving - Stone Soup,  Communities

Scholastic News - We are Birders,  Join the Feast