*Please remember to send your child a SNACK and DRINK for our break.Water Bottles can be sent with child's name for us to refill as needed.
Welcome to 1st Grade! We have a had a good start to our school year. Below is a summary of what we are learning and our homework/test schedule for the week:
Reading/ Phonics: We are spending the next few weeks reviewing our consonants and vowels. Please refer to the Short/Long vowel sheet that was sent home on in the binder to review with your child at home.
Spelling: We will begin List 1 words this week. I will send the words home on Friday and we will test on these words the following week (Thursday, August 20th). List 1 words are: man, ran, sun, bus, hot, net, sit, cub, a, the
You can start reviewing these words early.
Math-: We are reviewing the concepts of addition and subtraction of the fact families 1-5, patterning, number words, and writing our numbers. We will have a Math sheet come home on Tuesday for Homework and a Weekly Math Test on Thursday.
Environment: We are learning our Rules and Procedures for School.
Bible: We are learning the Story of Creation and daily devotions.
Language: We are reviewing the 3 things that make a sentence and word order in sentences. Every sentence has 3 things: capital letter, makes sense, and ending mark. A statement sentence ends with a period.
Monday- practice flashcards of fact families 1-3
Tuesday- complete Math Sheet
Wednesday- review for Math Test
Thursday- practice flashcards of fact families 4-5
Friday- complete Spelling List 1 Once
|I am Donna Zeigler. I am so excited to be your teacher! I have taught Kindergarten in the public school system for 25 years, and this is my 5th year at Glenwood. This is my 30th year teaching and I love it! I am from Ashland, Alabama. I am an Auburn graduate with a BS in Early Childhood Education. I am married to Payton Zeigler and we have 3 children. Will, a Glenwood and Auburn graduate, married and a Jostens yearbook rep., Katie, a Glenwood graduate and a Senior at The University of Alabama, and Maggie, a 4t grader! I enjoy shopping, photography, and watching old movies! I love spending time with my family, camping and cheering for the Auburn Tigers! We have a Cavalier King Charles puppy named Charlotte! I am looking forward to a great year!|