** Dates to Remember**
Our Field trip is May 9.
Save the date for our poetry presentation on May 21!
Please let me know if you'd like to schedule a conference.
Religion- We are learning about the sacraments . The saint of the month is St. Anthony of Padua.
Reading- We are working in small groups during guided reading. Activities include quiet reading, word work, and writing.
Math- We will learning about coins.
We will have the test Friday May 10
Our phonics pattern this week will be words with the /ew/ and /ow/ patterns. Examples include snow, grew, and pillow
Word Wall words this week are: great, ready, different, done
The challenge words are: pillow, rainbow, screw, window, cashew
We will also write dictation sentences. Kids will be graded on capitalization, punctuation, spelling, and spacing.
Grammar- We are learning about pronouns.
Please contact me if you have any questions or concerns!
My name is Laura Kiley. I am a graduate of Holy Trinity (now Corpus Christi) Catholic School and Central Catholic High School. I have a degree in Early Childhood Education from Eastern Illinois University. This is my second year as a first grade teacher, but my 17th year of teaching at Corpus Christi. I started with 2 years in Kindergarten and then taught 13 years in preschool. My husband and I have 4 children who also attend Corpus Christi. Jameson is in 8th grade, Campbell is in 6th, Adeline is in 4th, and Dax is in first. I look forward to having a great year with your children!