Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

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Good Morning First Graders!


Google Meeting: today at 10am. If you made a sign for the 8th graders (directions in email sent on Monday), please bring! Senora Decker will also be teaching you Spanish during this time.

Reading:
  • Do Groundhog Book pages 156 & 157
  • Re-read story, Simple Machines. If you would like to hear me read it to you, just click on this link: https://youtu.be/3RnqifkYaDQ
  • Answer comprehension questions to the story, Simple Machines. You will find these questions posted in our google classroom. 
  • Please listen to this link as I teach you about "pronouns". https://youtu.be/NwGkO4HhORQ
  • Do IXL -- first grade -- language arts -- GG. Pronouns 1& 2 (I have starred them. Do as much as you can in 20 minutes)

Spelling:
  • Do Cow Book page 111
  • Study the words using one way that we have done throughout the year or makeup your own way.
  • Test on Friday

Math:
  • Please listen to today's lesson: https://youtu.be/C-akwCwaE-U
  • Do pages 511-512 (subtract ones or tens)
  • Do pages 513-514 (problem solving) 
  • practice addition and subtraction facts for 10 minutes (using flashcards, IXL, etc) 

Religion:

Social Studies:

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Specials: Please do these when you can during the week.


Have a Wonderful Wednesday!
Mrs. Novak



Monday, May 25, 2020

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

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Good Morning!

***If your child has not taken the Science Test and Dot & Jabber Test from last week, please make sure they do it today. These tests are both located in google classroom. Thank you! ***

Reading:
  • Do Groundhog Book page 153
  • Open up your reading textbook to page 110 and click this link: https://youtu.be/FL9DfGRqBbs
  • Do Groundhog book pages 154-155
  • Our story this week talks about simple machines and the kinds of jobs that they do. Read story, Simple Machines, in student textbook pages 114-131.

Spelling:
  • Here is this weeks spelling words: oil, soil, voice, point, boy, boil, coin, oink, toy, join, against, heavy.
  • Do pages 109 & 110
  • Study the words using one way that we have done throughout the year or makeup your own way.
  • Test on Friday

Math:
  • Please watch today's lesson: https://youtu.be/oemLn45U3PI
  • Do pages 507-508
  • Do pages 509-510
  • If you need to practice your subtraction facts you can do any subtraction area on IXL.

Religion:
  • Please open up your book to page 300 and listen to today's lesson: https://youtu.be/qapOpMuKeOg
  • We Respond on page 301
  • Ask each family member in your house to write down one thing that is special about you. When you have collected all of their answers, draw a self portrait of yourself and put all of your family members answers around your drawing. You are special!

Social Studies:

Looking for more? Check these out: 
  • If you missed the Mystery Science with Doug live lesson last Thursday about Space....here is the recorded video from it:   https://mysteryscience.com/live
  • Explore --- Watch Great Horned Owls in Montana, elephants in South Africa, bears in Alaska, pandas in China on livecams and much, much more. Truly amazing! https://explore.org/livecams
  • Highlights Kids --- just like the Highlights for Kids magazine. Lots of things to do and explore.   https://www.highlightskids.com/

Specials: Please do these when you can during the week.


Have a wonderful day!
Mrs. Novak



Thursday, May 21, 2020

Friday, May 22, 2020

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***If your child has not taken the Science Test and Dot & Jabber Test from this week, please make sure they do it today. These tests are both located in google classroom. Thank you! ***

Google Meet: today at 10am. We will be taking our spelling test and having Fiesta Friday! Please bring paper and pencil for the spelling test. Write your name on the top of the paper and numbers from 1-12.


Reading:
  • Please watch as I review how to look at a pictograph. https://youtu.be/XOtDUFKNZqI
  • Do Groundhog Book page 150
  • IXL --- first grade --- math --- O. Data and graphs -- #1 & #2 (I have starred both of these)
  • How Sentences Begin and End -- in google classroom (multiple choice)

Spelling:
  • Test -- we will take our test in our google meeting at 10am. Please bring a piece of paper and pencil. Write your name on the top of the paper and numbers from 1-12.
Math:
  • Do Math test on pages 495-496
  • Please watch the following for today's lesson: https://youtu.be/1QN-uEezLKI
  • Do pages 503-504
  • Do pages 505-506
Religion:
Science:
  • Scholastic News - "Forest Helpers" -- (this went home when you picked up materials around Spring Break)
  • https://sn1.scholastic.com/   Login as a student. Password is firstgradenovak
  • It is an April edition.
  • Watch video "What Are Endangered Animals"
  • Read "Vocabulary Words"
  • Listen and Read newsletter - answer questions on back page.
  • Looking for more? Do the reading checkpoint page, color by vowel sounds, or write an acrostic poem about Tapirs. (forms and directions are on the scholastic newsletter online page)

CHALLENGE Boards!  I have posted in our google classroom a writing choice board and a fun activity board for you to work on this week. Have fun!



Looking for more? Check these out: I came across these 2 websites and I wanted to share with you.

  • Explore --- Watch Great Horned Owls in Montana, elephants in South Africa, bears in Alaska, pandas in China on livecams and much, much more. Truly amazing! https://explore.org/livecams
  • Highlights Kids --- just like the Highlights for Kids magazine. Lots of things to do and explore.   https://www.highlightskids.com/


Please remember to either email me your child's work everyday or drop off their work in the box placed in front of the school building at the end of the week so I can pick it up from there to review. Thank you!


Have a great long weekend!
Mrs. Novak


Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Thursday, May 21, 2020

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Good Morning!

Reading:
  • Do Groundhog Book page 148
  • Do Groundhog Book page 149
  • Open your reading textbook to pages 104-107 and click this link: https://youtu.be/KSnjjk420oM
  • Read Student Textbook page 108
  • Answer 3 questions on page 109
  • Read for 20 minutes.
Spelling:
  • Do Cow Book page 108
  • Spelling menu is posted in google classroom -- choose one activity each day to study your spelling words from this menu.
  • Test tomorrow
Math:
Religion:
Science:
  • A test is posted in google classroom for your child to take today. 
  • Check out this live mystery science show about space today at 1pm!

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Thursday, May 21
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CHALLENGE!  I have posted in our google classroom a writing choice board for you to work on this week. This will definitely help you think and work on your writing skills. How many boxes can you do this week? I can't wait to see your completed work!



Looking for more? Check these out: I came across these 2 websites and I wanted to share with you.
  • Explore --- Watch Great Horned Owls in Montana, elephants in South Africa, bears in Alaska, pandas in China on livecams and much, much more. Truly amazing! https://explore.org/livecams
  • Highlights Kids --- just like the Highlights for Kids magazine. Lots of things to do and explore.   https://www.highlightskids.com/



Specials: Please do these when you can during the week.

Enjoy the beautiful weather!
Mrs. Novak

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY KAITLYN! WE HOPE YOU HAVE A GREAT DAY!!

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Good Morning First Graders!

Google Meet: Today at 10am. Since we have been discussing our bodies in science, I will be sharing some interesting and funny facts! Senora Decker will be joining us and will teach you Spanish.

Reading:
  • Do Groundhog Book page 147
  • Re-read story, Dot & Jabber and the Great Acorn Mystery, on pages 80-101. If you are having trouble with some of the words, you can listen to me read the story as you follow along in your book: https://youtu.be/_Mm7qufftGE
  • Answer comprehension questions to the story. You will find these questions posted in our google classroom. You can take this multiple choice test on the computer, just like you did last week.
  • Writing: Think about a topic that you would like to know more about. What questions do you have? Write two questions. Find the answer to one of your questions and and write the answer.
Spelling:
  • Do Cow Book page 107
  • Spelling menu is posted in google classroom -- choose one activity each day to study your spelling words from this menu.
  • Test on Friday
Math:

Religion:
  • Do pages 292-294
Science:



CHALLENGE!  I have posted in our google classroom a writing choice board for you to work on this week. This will definitely help you think and work on your writing skills. How many boxes can you do this week? I can't wait to see your completed work!


Specials: Please do these when you can during the week.


Have a good day!

Mrs. Novak

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

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Hi My First Grade Friends!!

Reading:
Spelling:
  • Do Cow book on page 106
  • Spelling menu is posted in google classroom -- choose one activity each day to study your spelling words from this menu.
  • Test on Friday
Math:
Religion:
  • Please open your book to pages 290-291 and listen to today's lesson: https://youtu.be/1UjwY5hoXIc
  • Answer "We Respond" question on page 290 -- Tell some ways we can be like saints.
Science:

CHALLENGE Boards!  I have posted in our google classroom a writing choice board and a fun activity board for you to work on this week. Have fun!


Specials: Please do these when you can during the week.

Have a Terrific Tuesday!
Mrs. Novak

Sunday, May 17, 2020

Monday, May 18, 2020

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Good Morning First Graders!

Reading:
Spelling:
  • This weeks spelling words are: book, moon, took, food, look, pool, zoo, noon, good, foot, instead, another. You will also find them listed on Cow Book page 105.
  • Do Cow book on page 105 in your best handwriting.
  • Spelling menu is posted in google classroom -- choose one activity each day to study your spelling words from this menu.
  • Test on Friday
Math:
  • Please listen to me explain today's lesson: https://youtu.be/9iHjpGiUuGk
  • pages 477-478 (estimate sums)
  • pages 479-480 (problem solving)
  • Do IXL -- First grade -- Math -- D. Addition -- #21. Addition Word Problems (I starred it for you. Do as much as you can in 20 minutes)
Religion:
Science:

2 CHALLENGE Boards!  I have posted in our google classroom a writing choice board and a fun activity board for you to work on this week. Have fun!


Specials: Please do these when you can during the week.



Have a good day!
Mrs. Novak

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

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