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MONDAY NOTES MAY 1 - 5, 2017

GRADE ONE MONDAY NOTES

May 1 - 5, 2017

Spelling: how, now, cow, owl, ouch, house, found, out, gown, town

Test on Friday, May 5, 2017

Bible: Feeding of the 5,000

Bible Verse: Galatians 6: 2” Bear ye one another's burdens, and so fulfil the law of Christ.”

Bible Verse Test on Friday, May 5, 2017

Reading: Story – “The New Friend”

Genre (type of story): Realistic fiction is a story that could happen in real life. As you read, look for characters who act like real people and events that could really happen.

Skill Understanding Characters – Sometimes a character tells the story. This charcter is the narrator. The narrator may use words like I, me and we.

Words to Know:

1. city– They moved to the city from the country.

2. myself – I took the box into the house all by myself.

3. school – He met many new friends at school.

4. party – They had a party for their new classmate.

5. seven She will bring seven apples to school.

6. buy – She will buy a plant for her friend.

7. Please – “Please play with us,” they said.

8. family – They invited the family to come in.

Reading Test on Friday, May 5, 2017

Grammar: Contractions – A contraction is a short way of writing two words. This mark (‘) takes the place of missing letters. It is called an apostrophe. Eg. It’s – it is

Phonics: Charts 12 -13, Special Sounds - tain in mountain, ure in pure, ture in pasture, war in warm, A-B-C order, y to i Suffix Rule

Y to I Suffix Rule: When a root word ends with a y and the suffix begins with an e, change the y to i before adding the suffix. E.g. Sleepy Sleepier

Handbook for Reading pages 146 - 150

Math: 0, 1 & 2 Times Tables, Review of Eleven Addition & Subtraction Family, Adding & Subtracting Two-digit Numbers, Place Value, Addition and Subtraction with Four Numbers, Adding 3 amounts with numbers other than zero in the ones’ column, Time & Money

Social Science: Safety on the playground, Safety in the water & in a storm, My Manners – Good Manners at home & at School.

Health, Safety and Manners - pages 50 - 64

QUIZ on Wednesday, April 26 – review pages 2 - 24

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