Hi everyone, My name is Miss Olivia Cancellieri and I am very happy to be your First Grade teacher.  First grade is a very exciting year filled with many activities and experiences which foster both the spiritual and academic growth of each child. We enjoy each day together as we learn, celebrate, share and live our Catholic faith. Visit our webpage often to see what’s going on in grade one!

FIRST GRADE NEWS!

Image result for national blue ribbon school logo

Homework

WEEK 21

Monday, January 30th:

LA – please write the following trick words on flash cards: for, or, you, your…please have your child practice identifying and spelling each word, lastly read for 15 mins

Math – red dot wb pg. 46

Reminders – Tomorrow is Carnival Day! Please make sure to have your come dressed in their gym uniform; tomorrow is also library. 

Tuesday, January 31st:

LA – NO HOMEWORK!

Math – NO HOMEWORK!

Reminders – Tomorrow students can wear any patriotic accessory along with their uniform to school for $1. If your child is a daisy, brownie, boy scout, they may come in that uniform.

Wednesday, February 1st:

LA – 2 freckle assignments (they are paired together) reading and writing….please log you’re reading from the assignment! Feel free to do additional reading.

Math – red dot wb pg. 47

Reminders –

Thursday, February 2nd:

LA – freckle reading assignment (this counts toward reading log) and then please write 3 sentences about the reading. 

Math – freckle assignment 

Reminders – tomorrow is a half day! 

WEEK 20

Monday, January 23rd:

LA – Please have your child write a brief paragraph (3 sentences) about the the illustration of the penguins on the bottom half of the page. They must use their imagination to tell a brief story of what is going on. If they have already written something then please proofread it with them and have them correct it. Please also read for 15 mins and log it.

Math – red dot wb pg. 43

Reminders – tomorrow is gym and library

Tuesday, January 24th:

LA – NO HOMEWORK

Math – NO HOMEWORK

Reminders –

Wednesday, January 25th:

LA – Please write the following on flashcards: who, what, when, where, there, here, why. Please also bring in a stack of flashcards for school, and lastly read for 15 mins and find at least there other trick words to write down on a flash card.

Math – freckle assignment

Reminders – please make sure your child has expo markers, pencils and any other coloring supplies they like, and please remind them to keep it safe in their pencil case!

Thursday, January 26th:

LA – read for 15 mins and reading worksheet

Math – red dot wb pg. 45

Reminders –

WEEK 19

Monday, January 16th:

NO SCHOOL!

Tuesday, January 17th:

LA – trick words packet; “were” and “are”; please read for 15 mins and log it

Math – red dot wb pg. 40

Reminders –

Wednesday, January 18th:

LA – read for 15 mins and log it, complete the reading worksheet along with the reading book

Math – red dot wb pg. 41

Reminders –

Thursday, January 19th:

LA – read a book for 15 mins; please identify and write the setting, a character, and major event that took place in the story 

Math – red dot wb pg. 42

Reminders –

WEEK 18

Monday, January 9th:

LA – mark up worksheet…mark up the words the way we learned in school. Please read for 15 mins and log it. 

Religion – please review pages 58 and 59 in text book and write one sentence on what you discussed at home with your parents. 

Reminders – tomorrow is gym and library

Tuesdays, January 10th:

LA – please read for 15 mins and complete the reading worksheet.

Math – red dot wb pg. 39

Reminders –

Wednesday, January 11th:

LA –

Math –

Reminders –

Thursday, January 12th:

LA –

Math –

Reminders – 

WEEK 17

Monday, January 2nd:

NO SCHOOL!

Tuesday, January 3rd:

LA – suffix s worksheet…you do not need to do the “draw” section.

Math – freckle assignment on subtraction

Reminders –

Wednesday, January 4th:

LA – please write 3 sentences using these words: pens, chills, and cats

Math – red dot wb pg. 37

Reminders –

Thursday, January 5th:

LA – please dictate and have your child write the following on their own:

  • all
  • am
  • an
  • gas
  • puff
  • webs
  • paths
  • into
  • of
  • The kids are on the cot

Math – freckle assignment

Reminders – please make sure your child is reading at least 15 mins every night, and please make sure to be recording it on your reading log ( I have given out new ones in the pink folder). 

WEEK 15

Monday, December 19th:

Reminders – Tomorrow is gym and library. Also please make sure to practice your the lyrics to our Christmas pageant song…they are in your child’s blue folder. 

WEEK 14

Monday, December 12th:

LA – please dictate 5 of the following trick words at the bottom of the page and have your child write it on their own.

Math – red do wb pg. 33

Religion – please pray with your child tonight…they can say a prayer to whomever they feel they liked to!

Reminders – tomorrow is gym and library

Tuesday, December 13th:

LA – please write two sentences on the same paper from last night…one sentence must have the word “does” in it and the other one must have the word “do”

Math – red dot wb pg.34

Reminders –

Wednesday, December 14th:

LA – read a book for 15 mins then write 3 sentences about the book you read. It can be about the characters, your favorite part of the book…describe the book in any way 3 sentences in anyway you want

Math – red dot wb pg. 35

Reminders – 

Thursday, December 15th:

LA – NO HOMEWORK

Math – NO HOMEWORK

Reminders – tomorrow is a half day and please practice the lyrics to our Christmas Pageant song “Shaggy, Smelly, Sheep”

WEEK 13

Monday, December 5th:

LA – Which word makes sense worksheet

Math – Red dot wb pg. 31

Reminders – Tomorrow is library and gym! Also please send your child in with a shoe for St. Nicholas day!

Tuesday, December 6th:

LA – Choose a book from home to read and use it to complete the worksheet. On the last part of the worksheet it says “sight words” please refer to them as “trick words” since that is what the kids are used to in class.

Math – red dot wb pg. 32

Reminders – Tomorrow 1st grade has the Santa Shop at 12pm! Please make sure to send your child in with money. We also have our Polar Express day! Please send your child in wearing their favorite pairs of PJ’s!

Wednesday, December 7th:

LA –

Math –

Reminders –

Thursday, December 8th:

NO SCHOOL!

WEEK 12

Monday, November 28th:

LA – “Make a New Word” worksheet; read for 15 mins and log it

Math – red dot wb pg. 27

Reminders –

Tuesday, November 29th:

LA – “was” and “one” packet.

Math – red dot pg. 28

Reminders –

Wednesday, November 30th:

LA – sentence builder worksheet

Math – chapter 2 review…prepare for chapter test tomorrow 

Reminders –

Thursday, December 1st:

LA – synonym and antonym worksheets; read for 15 mins. Please practice the trick words learned thus far as well as the letter sounds with your child tonight. You may practice them however you choose at home. They are listed all the way at the bottom of the page, in orange.

Math – no homework

Reminders –

WEEK 11

Monday, November 14th: NO SCHOOL

Tuesday, November 15th:

LA – dictate the following sentences and have your child write it on the paper provided: “Did you get the red shell?” “I fell on the path.”

Math – red dot pg. 25

Reminders –

Wednesday, November 16th:

LA – which word makes sense worksheet and read for 15 mins

Math – red dot wb pg. 26

Reminders –

Thursday, November 17th:

LA – I and They trick word packet

Math – freckle assignment

Reminders – Tomorrow is a spirit dress down day! Dress down in green and any St. Peter gear!

WEEK 10

Monday, November 7th:

LA – please practice the following dictation and have them write on fundations paper: sounds –> ch, c (as in cat), e, o, th ; words and have them underline the digraphs –> chip, mash, thick, chop; sentence –> Did Rick hop into that bus?

Math – red dot wb pg. 21

Reminders – Tomorrow is library and gym. **** I have given the students all their homework for the week. Pleased make sure all homework for the week is completed by Friday and have your child hand in all work in pink folder on Friday***** 

Tuesday, November 8th:

LA – read for 15 mins and reading worksheet  

Math – red dot pg  22

Reminders –

Wednesday, November 9th:

LA – read for 15 mins and reading worksheet 

Math – red dot ab pg  23

Reminders –

Thursday, November 10th:

LA – dictate following words and write them on foundations paper: bill, tell, buff, cuff, quiz, fuzz

Math – red dot pg  24

Reminders – tomorrow is a half day

WEEK 9

Monday, October 31st:

LA – NO HOMEWORK

Math – NO HOMEWORK

Reminders – HAPPY HALLOWEEN!

Tuesday, November 1st:

LA – Trick word packet. Read for 15 mins and log it on reading log. Students must also finishing writing one sentence for each of the following trick words in their fundations journal: we, she, he, be, me

Math – Freckle assignment on addition.

Reminders –

Wednesday, November 2nd:

LA – read for 15 mins and complete reading worksheet.

Math – red dot wb pg. 19

Reminders –

Thursday, November 3rd:

LA – NO HOMEWORK!

Math – NO HOMEWORK!

Reminders – 

WEEK 8

Monday, October 24th:

LA – write all trick words learned on trick word paper: is, his, the, of, and, a. Please also write and make digraph flash cards…write as follows on index cards: sh: ship, ch: chin, th: thumb, sh: ship, ck: sock, wh: whistle

Math – red dot wb pg. 15

Reminders – tomorrow is gym and library. 

Tuesday, October 25th:

LA – trick word packet on following words: as, has

Math – red dot wb pg. 16

Reminders –

Wednesday, October 26th: 

LA – digraphs worksheets

Math – red dot wb pg. 17

Reminders –

Thursday, October 27th:

LA – please dictate the following trick words and sentence to your child and have them write it down on their own: trick words –> to, into

sentence–> Seth is not back yet.

Math – red dot wb pg. 18

Reminders – tomorrow at 6pm is the trunk or treat!

WEEK 7

Monday, October 17th:

LA – NO HOMEWORK!

Math – NO HOMEWORK!

Reminders – Book fair is tomorrow! Make sure to send your child in with money! Tomorrow is also gym and library.

Tuesday, October 18th:

LA – trick word packet…please complete pages on “the” “and” “a”

Math – Chapter 1 math review packet. We have a chapter 1 test in math tomorrow. In addition to the math review, I suggest your child also uses the number pages to help them study the spelling of the numbers. This is not mandatory to finish but I recommend doing what you can with it to better prepare them. 

Reminders –

Wednesday, October 19th:

LA – Trick word packet on “is” “his” “of”

Math – Freckle assignment 

Reminders – Tomorrow is the last day for any final purchases at the book fair!

Thursday, October 20th:

LA – Read for 15 mins. Please dictate the following words, letter sounds, and sentence and have your child write it down to the best of their ability on their own. If they are struggling with spelling a word remind them to tap it out.

Please say the sound of the following letters: v, y, e

Please dictate the following words:  rat, met, mud, web, lap, but

Please dictate the following trick words: the, is

Please dictate the following sentence: “It is a ton of fun.”

Math – No math homework tonight.

Reminders – Dress down day tomorrow! Wear pink and bring in a dollar for breast cancer awareness! 

WEEK 6

Monday October 10th – NO SCHOOL!

Tuesday October 11th:

LA – trace over letter in alphabetical order then trace and fill in missing letters on second page.

Math – red dot wb pg. 11

Reminders –

Wednesday October 12th:

LA – tap and write worksheet

Math – red dot wb pg. 12

Reminders – 

Thursday October 13th:

LA – choose 3 words from our unit words and use each in a sentence. 

Unit Words:

fit, map, rag, sat, sit, lap, sag, mat

Math – red dot wb pg. 13

Reminders – Tomorrow October 14th is a half day!

WEEK 5

Monday, October 3rd:

LA – please write 3 sentences. One sentence must use the word “lamp”, one must use the word “hat” and the other must use the word “kite.” 

Math – red dot pg. 9

Reminders – please come to school dressed in your gym uniform and please remember to bring in your library book. 

Tuesday, October 4th:

LA – Read for 15 minutes. Find two words that each begin with the letter “v” and the letter “w” Then write these words found in your book, in a complete sentence on paper in pink folder.

Math – Freckle assignment on writing numbers to 20

Reminders – Tomorrow is picture day! Come to school in uniform! Please return green communication folder back to school (this is sent home from the office must be returned to the office). 

Wednesday, October 5th:

LA – Read for 15 mins. Complete reading worksheet in pink folder with the book you read from home.

Math – red dot wb pg. 10

Reminders – 

Thursday, October 6th:

LA –

Math – 

Reminders – 

WEEK 4

Monday, September 26th:

LA – NO HOMEWORK!

Math – NO HOMEWORK!

Reminders – We have gym and library tomorrow. Please come to school in your gym uniform and please make sure to bring in your library book.

Tuesday, September 27th:

LA – for LA homework tonight the students have an assignment on Freckle they must complete. The assignment is on letters “s” & “t.” For instructions on how to login to Freckle from home, please scroll all the way down to the bottom of this page. I have attached their login codes to their pink folder. ***If you have any problems, questions, or concerns please email me!***

Math – red dot pg. 6

Reminders – 

Wednesday, September 28th:

LA – Read for 15 mins. In the book you choose to read find three words that begin with “r” and “e” and write them down on the paper in pink folder. 

Math – red dot wb pg. 7

Reminders –

Thursday, September 29th:

LA – write letters we learned this week 3x each on paper in pink folder in both upper case and lower case letters. The letters this week are: a, g, e, r, p, j, d, s

please also complete the recognizing sounds worksheet

Math – red dot pg. 8

Reminders –

 

WEEK 3

Monday, September 19th:

LA – write spelling words 3x each in spelling journal

Math – red dot wb pg. 4

Reminders – gym tomorrow…come to school in gym uniform. 

Tuesday, September 20th:

LA – write two sentences in fundations journal. One must contain the word “man” in it and the other must contain the word “nut.”

Math – numbers 1,2,3 worksheet practice.

Reminders – please bring in a smock for art class. 

Wednesday, September 21st:

LA – NO HOMEWORK

Math – NO HOMEWORK

Reminders – 

Thursday, September 22nd:

LA – write letters learned this week (f, b, t, m, n, i, u, o, c) 3x each on fundations paper lowercase and uppercase. Ex: f    f    f

b     b     b …..

Please also read for 15 minutes.

Math – red dot wb pg. 5

Reminders – 

WEEK 2

Monday, September 12th:

LA – write spelling words 3x each in spelling journal.

Math – red dot wb pg. 1

Reminders – tomorrow is gym, so please come to school dressed in your gym uniform. 

If you did not send in your student supplies money or the green emergency card in from last week please get it to me by the end of the week.

Tuesday, September 13th:

LA – Handwriting workbook letters A-C (Some students have already started letter A. Please make sure all pages are completed).

Math – 

Reminders –

Wednesday, September 14th:

LA – finish our first grade nursery rhyme for “1, 2 Buckle My Shoe” complete for 5,6 and 7,8

Math – red dot wb pg. 2

Reminders – 

Thursday, September 15th:

LA – write spelling words 3x each in rainbow writing.

Math – red dot wb pg. 3

Reminders – please bring in headphones for ipads tomorrow. 

 

WEEK 1

Monday, September 5th:

LA –

Math – 

Reminders – 

Tuesday, September 6th:

LA –

Math – 

Reminders – Please fill out Green Emergency card and return to school by end of the week. Please fill out permission slip for school trip and return to me TOMORROW!

Wednesday, September 7th:

LA –

Math – 

Reminders –

Thursday, September 8th:

LA – 

Math – 

Reminders – Please remember to bring in student school lunch forms by TOMORROW!

 

Freckle Login Instructions:

 

From a computer:

  • type or copy and paste website below:

https://freckle.com/en-us/

or just search “freckle” in your search engine (i.e. Google, Safari, etc). It is freckle by Renaissance. 

  • Click on the blue box that says “Log In” in the top right hand corner.
  • Click “Student.” 
  • Enter the class code: cancep
  • The select students name.

From a Tablet or iPad:

  • go to “App Store”
  • search “Freckle” (it is the app that has pink piggy face)
  • Open app and type in class code: cancep
  • Then select the student.

*In the event you can’t find the app, then please login via search engine and follow the instructions “From a Computer”*

***Once you are logged onto Freckle go to “From My Teacher” (with the puppy icon) and the assignment should be there***

****There are also additional instructions on how to login on their login card in their pink folder****

 

Trick Words

the, a, and, is, his, of, as, has, to, into, we, he, she, be, me, for, or, you, your, I, they, was one, said, from, have

 

Letter Sounds

sh, th, wh, ck, ch, all

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hi everyone, My name is Miss Olivia Cancellieri and I am very happy to be your First Grade teacher.  First grade is a very exciting year filled with many activities and experiences which foster both the spiritual and academic growth of each child. We enjoy each day together as we learn, celebrate, share and live our Catholic faith. Visit our webpage often to see what’s going on in grade one!

FIRST GRADE NEWS!

Image result for national blue ribbon school logoWelcome Back To School in 2022 | Welcome back to school ...

 

Homework

WEEK 5

Monday, October 3rd:

LA – please write 3 sentences. One sentence must use the word “lamp”, one must use the word “hat” and the other must use the word “kite.” 

Math – red dot pg. 9

Reminders – please come to school dressed in your gym uniform and please remember to bring in your library book. 

Tuesday, October 4th:

LA – 

Math –

Reminders – 

Wednesday, October 5th:

LA – 

Math – 

Reminders – 

Thursday, October 6th:

LA –

Math – 

Reminders – 

WEEK 4

Monday, September 26th:

LA – NO HOMEWORK!

Math – NO HOMEWORK!

Reminders – We have gym and library tomorrow. Please come to school in your gym uniform and please make sure to bring in your library book.

Tuesday, September 27th:

LA – for LA homework tonight the students have an assignment on Freckle they must complete. The assignment is on letters “s” & “t.” For instructions on how to login to Freckle from home, please scroll all the way down to the bottom of this page. I have attached their login codes to their pink folder. ***If you have any problems, questions, or concerns please email me!***

Math – red dot pg. 6

Reminders – 

Wednesday, September 28th:

LA – Read for 15 mins. In the book you choose to read find three words that begin with “r” and “e” and write them down on the paper in pink folder. 

Math – red dot wb pg. 7

Reminders –

Thursday, September 29th:

LA – write letters we learned this week 3x each on paper in pink folder in both upper case and lower case letters. The letters this week are: a, g, e, r, p, j, d, s

please also complete the recognizing sounds worksheet

Math – red dot pg. 8

Reminders –

 

WEEK 3

Monday, September 19th:

LA – write spelling words 3x each in spelling journal

Math – red dot wb pg. 4

Reminders – gym tomorrow…come to school in gym uniform. 

Tuesday, September 20th:

LA – write two sentences in fundations journal. One must contain the word “man” in it and the other must contain the word “nut.”

Math – numbers 1,2,3 worksheet practice.

Reminders – please bring in a smock for art class. 

Wednesday, September 21st:

LA – NO HOMEWORK

Math – NO HOMEWORK

Reminders – 

Thursday, September 22nd:

LA – write letters learned this week (f, b, t, m, n, i, u, o, c) 3x each on fundations paper lowercase and uppercase. Ex: f    f    f

b     b     b …..

Please also read for 15 minutes.

Math – red dot wb pg. 5

Reminders – 

WEEK 2

Monday, September 12th:

LA – write spelling words 3x each in spelling journal.

Math – red dot wb pg. 1

Reminders – tomorrow is gym, so please come to school dressed in your gym uniform. 

If you did not send in your student supplies money or the green emergency card in from last week please get it to me by the end of the week.

Tuesday, September 13th:

LA – Handwriting workbook letters A-C (Some students have already started letter A. Please make sure all pages are completed).

Math – 

Reminders –

Wednesday, September 14th:

LA – finish our first grade nursery rhyme for “1, 2 Buckle My Shoe” complete for 5,6 and 7,8

Math – red dot wb pg. 2

Reminders – 

Thursday, September 15th:

LA – write spelling words 3x each in rainbow writing.

Math – red dot wb pg. 3

Reminders – please bring in headphones for ipads tomorrow. 

 

WEEK 1

Monday, September 5th:

LA –

Math – 

Reminders – 

Tuesday, September 6th:

LA –

Math – 

Reminders – Please fill out Green Emergency card and return to school by end of the week. Please fill out permission slip for school trip and return to me TOMORROW!

Wednesday, September 7th:

LA –

Math – 

Reminders –

Thursday, September 8th:

LA – 

Math – 

Reminders – Please remember to bring in student school lunch forms by TOMORROW!

 

Freckle Login Instructions:

 

From a computer:

  • type or copy and paste website below:

https://freckle.com/en-us/

or just search “freckle” in your search engine (i.e. Google, Safari, etc). It is freckle by Renaissance. 

  • Click on the blue box that says “Log In” in the top right hand corner.
  • Click “Student.” 
  • Enter the class code: cancep
  • The select students name.

From a Tablet or iPad:

  • go to “App Store”
  • search “Freckle” (it is the app that has pink piggy face)
  • Open app and type in class code: cancep
  • Then select the student.

*In the event you can’t find the app, then please login via search engine and follow the instructions “From a Computer”*

***Once you are logged onto Freckle go to “From My Teacher” (with the puppy icon) and the assignment should be there***

****There are also additional instructions on how to login on their login card in their pink folder****