Welcome to our First Grade page!


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 beginning in October. The student’s will be 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: Students will be provided a spelling packet every Monday correlated with a new spelling pattern. Please return the packet every Friday.  Spelling tests will be every Friday. Students may also practice their spelling words on Spelling City.

*Math: Students will be provided with exercises to apply their knowledge and skills from daily lessons at home. Please help your child by reading the directions and return to school the next day. Also, practice math facts.

*Sight Words: Students will be provided new sight words and a sight word homework menu each Monday. Students should complete three activities from the menu. They are to cross out what activities were completed and attach any papers to show work. Please return the menu and work on Friday.

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


Specials Schedule

Mondays: Spanish, Music

Tuesdays: PE

Wednesdays: Art, Spanish

Thursdays: PE

Friday: Library, Music

Spelling Schedule

Spelling 1: Week of August 26

Spelling 2: Week of September 3

Spelling 3: Week of September 9

Spelling 4: Week of September 16

Spelling 5: Week of September 23

Spelling 6: Week of September 30

Spelling 7: Week of October 7

Spelling 8: Week of October 14

Spelling 9: Week of October 21

Spelling 10: Week of October 28


September 2nd- No School (Labor Day)

September 3rd- Bus and Hot Lunch Services Begin

September 20th- No School (Staff Development Day)

October 4th- Mother/Son Dodgeball Game

First Grade Photos


Helpful Links 

*Reading/Language Arts

Epic! Reading

Classroom code: TNS-7719

Password: first1



Room Recess


Sadlier Vocabulary Workshop


Spelling City

Username: 1, first name, first letter of last name (ex. 1michellek)

Password: 12345


Sadlier Math

IXL Math

Splash Math 


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