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Posted: October 30, 2019

Wishing all my grade one students a very safe and HAPPY HALLOWEEN!

Just a reminder that there will be NO homework on Thursday night as there will be many heading out for some trick or treating!

Joyeuse halloween tout le monde!

BOUH!

-Mme Hitchman

Homework: Homework sheets were sent home in the homework folders today.

The sound song link is on my teacher's page.

Spirit Week - Our first Spirit Week of the year is this week from October 28 - November 1st.

The Raiders Golden Helmet is up for grabs to the class with the MOST participation and wins with challenges. Show your school spirit!

Tuesday - Country Harvest/Plaid Day

Wednesday - School Colours Day

Thursday - Costume Parade Day - Bring your costume - No homework on this night. Happy Trick or treating! 

Friday - Comfy Day - PJs or Athletic Wear

Posted: October 21, 2019


Our class went to the book fair today to browse. Students were able to write down books on their wish list. 

Our class is scheduled to go back to the Book fair on Wednesday, so any student who would like to purchase a book then, please bring your money with you.

Also, please remember to fill out the ballot on your book fair form and bring it back to the class for a chance to win 25$ worth of books! 

 

Homework for the week:

  • Read the sound poem “ é ” and the sound words 1-2 times aloud.
  • Read: Students are to practice reading their books as much as possible. They will help their fluency, french vocabulary and confidence.

  • Sight Words: Students are to read each of the words aloud at home. They can create the word with the bag of letters sent home.
  • Printing book: Students are to do letter D this week. Trace and write the letter in between the lines. This will help when they are writing their stories.

  • Math: We are working on 2D & 3D shapes in Math. Students are working on sorting 2D and 3D shapes using different sorting rules discussed in class. Students are encouraged to look for 3D objects at home that resemble the 3D shapes.

Monday: Gym & Music (Book Fair Begins)  Homework sent home

Book Fair begins

Tuesday: Gym

Wednesday: Gym

Thursday: Music\Gym Library: We have library every Thursday. Students can keep their library book for the week and return it on Thursday.  

Friday: Completed Homework returned

Show and Tell (One student will present, I will write in their agenda)

 

 

Book Fair - Our Book Fair will be held this week from October 21st - October 24th. It is open from 9:00 until 3:00 on Monday - Wednesday and Thursday from 9:00 until 12:00. Family Night is on Wednesday October 23rd from 5:00 - 8:00PM. There will be french and english books available to purchase.  

Halloween Dance -There is a dance for the K-2 students on Friday October 25th from 5:30 - 6:30PM in the cafeteria. Students can wear a costume if they would like. The cost is $5.00 and there is a canteen available.

Have a wonderful week grade 1!

Mme Hitchman

Posted: October 15, 2019

Homework for the week:

  • Homework was sent home and is in their home folder. 
  • I will be sending a reading book home with them on Wednesday. Students are to read one of the books in their homework bag tonight. 

Tuesday: Gym

Wednesday: Gym

Thursday: Library, Music\Gym

Friday: Homework returned

Show and Tell (One student will present, I will write in their agenda)

Posted: October 10, 2019

 

Just a reminder that the class won their class prize by filling their marble jar so there will be No Homework tonight! :)

Enjoy!

Also a memo was sent home about the pumpkin challenge. We will do that tomorrow!

Thank you,

Mme Hitchman

Posted: October 7, 2019

Just a reminder to students; any students who brought back their memo to get retakes or sibling pictures will be taken tomorrow (Tuesday). Any student who did not send back the memo will not be called down for retakes of sibling pictures.

Homework for the week:

  • Read the sound poem “O” and the sound words 1-2 times aloud.
  • We will begin a new book on Tuesday. Students are to read their book 1-2 times aloud. *Some students will begin to bring home leveled books. Encourage them to look at the picture, follow along with their finger and read aloud.

  • Sight Words: Students will begin bringing home Sight words to practice. Every Friday there will be a quiz. Students are to read each of the words aloud at home. I will also be sending a bag of letters home with students to practice making the words.
  • Printing book: Students are to do letter B this week. Trace and write the letter in between the lines. This will help when they are writing their stories. *Some students have finished B, so they won’t have that for homework.

  • Math: We have been working on repeating patterns and counting forwards and backwards 1 to 20. Students are to practice singing the songs on the teacher page, or practice saying the numbers forwards and backwards. They also created a number rocket ship so they can use that to help with their counting.

Fire Safety Week

Monday: Gym & Music

Homework sent home,

Tuesday: Gym

Wednesday: Gym

Thursday: Library, Music\Gym

Friday: Homework returned

Show and Tell (One student will present, I will write in their agenda)

Posted: September 30, 2019

Homework for the week:

  • Read the sound poem “e” and the sound words 1-2 times aloud. (the Action is that they put their hand on their chest when they say the sound “e”)
  • We will begin a new book on Tuesday. Students are to read their book 1-2 times aloud. *Some students will begin to bring home leveled books. Encourage them to look at the picture and follow along with their finger.

  • Students will start their printing book this week. Students are to do one letter each week. Trace and write the letter in between the lines. This will help when they are writing their stories. *Some students have finished A, so they won’t have that for homework.

  • Math: We have been working on repeating patterns and counting forwards and backwards 1 to 20. Students are to practice singing the songs on the teacher page, or practice saying the numbers forwards and backwards.

 

 

Monday: Orange Shirt day

Homework sent home, Gym & Music

 

Tuesday: Gym

 

Wednesday: Gym

 

Thursday: Fletcher’s Farm Field Trip (Please bring in $3 if you haven’t already)

 

                   Library,Music\Gym

 

Friday: Homework returned

 

            Show and Tell (One student will present, I will write in their agenda)

Posted: September 29, 2019

Just a reminder that Monday is “orange shirt day” to honour and

remember the residential school survivors. 

Posted: September 16, 2019

Homework:

Our weekly homework was sent home today in the home folders. Students are to work on the sound of the week and their new book each night this week and return all on Friday.

The video links were not uploading right away, but they finally did, so they can use these links to help them with pronounciation.

à demain!

Mme Hitchman

Posted: September 4, 2019

Just a reminder that tomorrow is picture day for the K-5 students! 

Bring your smiles!! :)

Posted: September 3, 2019

 

Bienvenue les amis!

Welcome to grade 1 french immersion! We had a great first day together and students

learned some new words in French to practice at home!

Memos went home today so please check the home folders as a couple forms are to be returned to the school.

Picture Day is on Thursday for K-2 as well! Bring your smiles!

I will also try to keep my teacher page up to date with what is happening in our class as well!

You can also follow our class on twitter at https://twitter.com/Raiders1FI !

See you tomorrow!

Mme Hitchman

Posted: June 4, 2019

Just a reminder that the author Sheree Fitch will be visiting out school tomorrow morning!  

Students are encouraged to wear purple or rainbow colours tomorrow!

merci,

Mme Hitchman

Posted: March 25, 2019

A few weekly reminders:

  1. The Homework sheet was sent home today.
  2. Our last Skating session will be tomorrow from 8:45-9:20. We will be leaving the school right after the announcements.
  3. Library on Tuesday
  4. Spelling quiz on Friday
  5. Jersey day on Friday

I hope you all have a wonderful last week of March!

-Mme Hitchman

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