First Grade Homework

Please check your child's yellow homework folder daily! Every Monday, each student is provided with a homework log that will be located in their homework folder on the home side.  Please make sure that is kept in the homework folder every day.  At the end of the day, the students will circle the items that are for homework. There will be no homework on Fridays. 

*Independent Reading: Students are required to read at minimum of 15 minutes a night Monday-Thursday. The student’s are provided a reading log, on which they will record the date, title of the book, minutes read and parent initials. Reading logs will be collected at the end of each month.

 *Spelling: The students will be provided a spelling packet every Monday.   Please return the packet every Friday.  Spelling tests will be every Friday.

*Math: Monday-Thursday.  Please help your child by reading the directions on side B. Please sign side B before your child returns it to school the next day.

*Sight Words: The students will be provided five new sight words a week. Students should practice reading and writing the sight words. They will be tested on the words every quarter. A new list will be sent home every Monday and the words will be added in the student's sight word book. 

*Comprehension: Occasionally, students will be provided reading passages with answer related questions.


Spelling Schedule

Spelling 25: 3/5-3/9

Spelling 26: 3/12-3/16

Spelling 27: 3/19-3/23

Spelling 28: 4/3-4/6

Spelling 29: 4/9-4/13

Spelling 30: 4/16-4/20

Spelling 31: 4/23-4/27

Spelling 32: 4/30-5/4

Spelling 33: 5/7-5/11

Spelling 34: 5/14-5/18


March 9th- Report Cards

March 20th- No Bus

March 26th- April 2nd- Spring Break 


Helpful Links

*Reading/Language Arts

Epic! Reading

Classroom code: TNS-7719

Password: first1



Room Recess

Teach Your Monster to Read

Type in your child's name to play. 


Sadlier Connect


Spelling City


IXL Math


Typing Club


Scholastic Book Orders

If you would like to order books from Scholastic Book Club, you may place your order each month on our Scholastic classroom page! Our classroom code is: Q7H2T



If you have any questions, please feel free to e-mail me at m.kloda@saintalphonsus.com