First Grade

Pre-School through 8th Grade. Accredited by the Western Catholic Education Association and by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

December 10, 2018

Dear Parents,

I hope you have a safe and blessed week. Here are a few reminders:

Wednesday, Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, tutoring 3-3:30

Thursday, December 13th, Buck-a-Jean; Advent Family Night @ 6

Friday, December 14th, , School Mass @ 8:15; 1st  grade Bake Sale

Homework for December 10th-14th 

Please read to/with your child for 20 minutes each night. Please sign the Reading Log.

Spelling Words

buzz          fuzz          bell          fell          yell

such          much       rich         inch        lunch

Challenge Words: pink, purple

Dictation Sentence: He fell and began to yell.

(Spelling tests will be on Fridays. If there happens to be no school on a Friday, the test will be on Thursday.)

4 Way Spelling

Math pp. 51-54

Writing: “I Saw One of Santa’s Elves

Grammar: December Nouns

No Word Study Journal

Spelling Test on Friday, December 14th




First Grade School Supplies 2018-19

3     Plastic Pocket Folders

1      (18 count) #2 Pencils (please sharpen)

4    Wide tip dry erase markers  in red, blue, black, green (no Crayola brand)

3     Medium Pink Erasers

1     Five Inch Pair Scissors (Blunt)

1     (12 count) Washable Broad Classic Markers

2    (24 count) Box of Crayons

1     Large Plastic Pencil Box (please no material type; please only bring 1 to leave in desk)

1    WIDE RULED  1 Subject Notebook

8     0.24 oz Glue Sticks

2     Large Boxes of Kleenex

3    Large Containers of Disinfecting Wipes (i.e. Clorox)

1     pair of earphones (please place in a plastic baggie with student’s name written on the front of the baggie)


Special note:

Please be sure that your child replenishes his/her supplies throughout the year.

Please write your child’s name on all articles of clothing, pencil box, and lunch pail.

Please make sure to buy extra glue, crayons, and pencils for homework during the year!!