First Grade did a wonderful job at the Tree Lighting. The next two weeks will be very busy for our school. Please make sure to check here and your email for all the important events coming up. A note will go home in their homework folders about our Christmas party on Dec. 15 (which is 12 pm Dismissal with NO aftercare).
***This Thursday is also Noon Dismissal.
PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU SEND IN PERMISSION SLIPS FOR OUR FIELD TRIP THIS FRIDAY TO THE NUTCRACKER.
Holy Cross School has an Usborne Book Fair coming to our school on Dec. 6th from 2:00-6:00 pm. Your child needs a book for our book exchange on Dec. 15th, you could get it at the Book Fair!!!
On Dec. 12th, distorytoys will be here from 2:00-6:00 pm. Look for First Grade’s Wish list when you go!
On Dec. 13th is our Christmas Program. First Graders should arrive in the 2nd Grade classroom at 5:00 pm to be put into their costumes for our program. The Program starts will start at 5:30 pm. Girls should wear light clothing because they will be wearing a white rope. Boys can wear something nice (it will be covered).
Finally, On Dec. 13th, the Rosary Altar Society is sponsoring this year’s HCS Christmas Boutique. The Children’s Boutique is were the students can purchase small ideas for their families. Please have them bring CASH that day. We will be going at 12:30 that afternoon. You can go to the Adult Boutique in the evening between 5-7:30 pm.
Monday– Homework folders went home today with all graded work. Please take it out and look through it. Also this week’s homework went home. No Mass due to Mass on Friday.
Tuesday– P.E. (wear tennis shoes please and bring a water bottle). Math and Religion Test
Wednesday– Spanish. Science Test
Thursday– P.E. (wear tennis shoes please and bring a water bottle). Dismissal is at 12:00pm.
Friday– Spelling Test. 9 am School Mass (Holy Day). No shorts please. All Families are welcome! 10:30 am, we leave for the Nutcracker at the Oxnard Performing Arts Center. We return around 2:15.
First Grade is learning…
Religion: We will be begin Chapter 7: God Made Us to Be Good and Holy. Test on Tuesday. We will then start our Chapter on Advent.
Math: We will begin Topic 7: Subtractions Facts to 12. Test on Tuesday. We will then begin Topic 8: Geometry.
Language Arts: Lesson 12
Stories: Fox and His Big Wish, King Midas and His Gold
Sight Words: no words until after break
Spelling Words: shop, shot, shut, rush, wish, fish, for, more, from, very
Comprehension Skill: Detail
Writing: Writing a complete sentence.
Science: We still need to take our test on Chapter 2 which will be on Wednesday.
If you have missed placed the Reading log or Spelling contract, click the links below to get a new copy:
Important Upcoming Dates/Items Needed:
Dec. 6- Usborne Book Fair, 2-6 pm
Dec. 12- discoverytoys, 2-6pm
Dec. 13- Christmas Program, 5:30 pm with Holiday Boutique
Dec. 15- Noon Dismissal, no Aftercare
Dec. 18- January 2nd- Christmas Holiday