Welcome to First Grade!
     Name:  Mrs. Christy Lang
    Email Address: clang@union81.com
    Phone number: 815-726-5218
     Welcome to our First Grade page. Here you will find important upcoming information about our class. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me at 815-726-5218.
    Important upcoming dates: 
    November 17...End of 1st Trimester
    November 20..1pm dismissal, parent teacher conferences start at 3pm
    November 21..Parent teacher conferences start at 8am
    November 22-24 Thanksgiving break


     A Preview of the week of November 13th:
    Grammar:  possessive nouns, adjectives, singular and plural nouns
    Spelling Words: met, web, spin, tea, heat, leaf, each, who, which, seashell
    High Frequency Words: family, other, also, their, some, new
    Phonics Skills: long e:e, ee and syllable VC/CV
    Comprehension Skill: Compare and Contrast
    Comprehension Strategy: Questioning
    Whole Class Story:Honey Bees
    Math:Topic 4: Subtraction Facts to 20: Use Strategies (explain subtraction strategies, solve word problems with facts to 20, reasoning...assessment is on Friday)
    Science: electromagnetic radiation: objects can be seen if light is available to illuminate them or if they give off their own light
    Social Studies: Thanksgiving