Ms. Marino's First Grade Class

Big image
Allen Academy Website

Check out the new Allen website!

What are we learning this week?


  • divide a set of objects into two parts in different ways
  • use manipulatives to show number bonds
  • number bonds for a given number within ten
  • name the missing part of a number bond
  • Singapore number bond iPad app for practice
  • small math workstations focusing on numerals and number word correlations
Singapore Number Bond Apps

Check out these apps for additional number bond support at home!

language arts

  • phonics skills: /ph/ /kn/
  • spelling words: phone, photo, graph, know, knee, knife, kneel, knock, knob,
  • journal writing
  • literacy stations
  • small teacher-led reading groups


  • human body
  • "rubber bone" experiment
-introduction into the human body and systems

- skeletal system, muscular system

-heart, brain, lungs

The Human Body by Tinybop

App available to extend the learning of the human body at home.

social studies

  • community helpers
  • special guest speakers who have jobs as community helpers



  • Reading logs come home in folders. Please read with your child at least 20 minutes each night and record in the log.
  • spelling pack comes home today. It is due back Friday.
  • There will not be a pretest this week.

Wednesday: Singapore math homework
Big image

Bubble recess as a reward for good listening skills in 1st grade!

Big image
{Couldn't get this to rotate properly, sorry!}