STAND ON THE PURPOSE
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