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: 
    May 14-18.. M.A.P. Testing
    May 14..Hawaiian Day
    May 15...Ice Pop Day
    May 16...Jump Rope Day
    May 17...Kings' Day
    May 18...Ladies' Day


     A Preview of the week of May 14th:
    Writing: Opinion writings (ocean themed)
    Spelling Words:map, fix, jump, fault, pause, haunt, August, after, every, astronaut)
    High Frequency Words: early, learn, science, built, through
    Comprehension Skill: sequence
    Strategy: text structure
    Reading Story: Alexander Graham Bell: A Great Inventor
    Phonics: vowel sound in ball: au/aw
    Math:Topic 14: 2D and 3D Shapes  Topic 15: Equal Shares of Circles and Rectangles
    Science: Plant Traits
    Social Studies: Memorial Day, Spring