• English and Language Arts

    Language Arts:

    High Frequency words: so, would, into, more, write

    Grammar Skill: Noun- a person, place, or thing

                         Verb- the action word in a sentence

                        PHONICS – Blends


    We will be working on the following blends












    Reading:       Story:  Christmas Stories

                            Story Vocabulary: friend, hold, full, many, good, pull

                    Daily 5  Read-to-Self   Story Structure



    We will be continuing with placing numbers in order and comparing greater than >, less than < and equal to = with the numbers

    Get a book and have your child find pages that you call out to them. Tell them the number is greater than that page or less than that page when they are on the wrong page. As they get better, you can time them and get them to beat their earlier time.


    Vocabulary Words:

    tens, ones, place Value, digits. 2- digit numbers, value, place value chart


    This week we will learn about soil and its uses and properties (size texture color) 

    Science Vocabulary Words

    Particle Size(very small = clay, medium = potting soil, large = sand)

    Texture (rough, smooth, sticky)

    Color (gray, black, brown, rust, tan, beige)

    Social Studies

    This week in Social Studies the students will be learning about recycling. reduce, reuse, recycle. How can natural resources help our Earth? discuse with your child

    Social Studies Vocabulary Words

    Resource-something we can use

    Natural Resource-something that we can use that comes from nature

    Reuse- we use something again

    Reduce- we use less of something

    Recycle- we take one thing and make it into something new

  • Important Information

    • School begins at 7:50. Please make sure your child is here on time.  They will be tardy after 7:50. Thank you!
    • Breakfast is from 7:30-7:50.  Lunch is from 12:05-12:35
    • If you bring a treat for your child’s birthday, Please notify the teacher beforehand.
    • Your child may bring a nutritious snack for afternoon if you desire.
    • Please sign in at the office any time you visit any part of the school. This helps us protect our children.
    • Please call the office at 780-2321 ext 600 to let us know if your child will be absent on the day he or she is absent.
    • ACE main goal is to focus on tutorials. Homework assistance may occur, but homework may not get completed. Please check your child’s folder daily and help with any homework that is not done. *********

    Nurse Notes

    • Any medication needs to be taken by parent to the nurse in the original container or bag. (ex:  cough drops)
    • Students may not have Chapstick. It needs to be taken to nurse’s office.

    Transportation Notes

    Transportation changes MUST BE accompanied with a note from the parent /guardian.  Please turn in a note to the teacher first thing in the morning. 

    All last minute transportation changes need to be called in before 1:00 p.m.

    Visitors are asked to park in the designated parking spaces.


    Important Dates 

    Wed 12/6 rehearsal at HS Thur 12/7 Christmas Program @6:30 be there at 6:00 1st grade wears a red shirt/dress and jeans or dark pants. Mon 12/11 Scholl Board Meeting

    Fri 12/8 ****LAST DAY OF ACE******   Thur 12/14 Polar Express Day: Wear Pajamas!!!! Fri 12/15 Early Out