Welcome to our First Grade page. Here you will find important upcoming information about our class. Please check the calendar below for the most up to date information. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me through Class DoJo or at 815-726-5218.
Our 2019-2020 school year has begun! Our first grade website will always be up to date with what we will be working on in class!
Math…Topic 1 Solve Addition and Subtraction Problems to 10. Essential Question: What are ways to think about addition and subtraction? Vocabulary words to know: add, sum, plus, equation, equals, part, whole, difference, subtract, minus, more, fewer. Students will add to, put together, solve problems with both addends unknown, take from, and compare situations.
ELA…Unit 1 Module A Stellaluna by Janell Cannon and Dragons and Giants from Frog and Toad Together by Arnold Lobel
Enduring Understandings: Readers understand that they improve their comprehension by identifying story elements RL.1.2 Writers understand that details play a role in explaining the events in a story W.1.3 Learners understand that living things depend on one another.
Essential Questions: How do readers know what makes a good retelling? RL.1.2 How do writers create interesting events? W.1.3
Foundational skills: consonants: m, s, t, short a
High Frequency Words: I, see, a
Science: Parts of Animals…Where can we get ideas for new products and inventions?