Mrs. Partyka's Class - Welcome to Mrs. Partyka's Class


    What’s happening in Mrs. Partyka’s first grade class!

    Week of October 19th-23rd                                                   


    • Fact practice
    • Addition story problems
    • Strategies for counting on
    • Ways to make 10
    • Identifying missing addends
    • Introduce subtraction


    • Test “Gus Takes aTrain” Tuesday, October 20th
    • Identify short /u/ sound
    • Introduce high frequency words
    • Review short vowel sounds
    • Review Unit #1 stories and skills (beginning Wednesday)


    • Spell words with short /u/ sound test Tuesday, October 20th
    • Identify adjectives
    • Review grammar skills ; verbs, nouns, and adjectives (beginning Wednesday)
    • Review words with short vowel sounds (beginning Wednesday)


    • Discuss energy and its uses

    Social Studies:

    • Weekly Reader
    • Discuss how news and information is conveyed
    • Discuss taxation and needs and wants


    ~Students will test on lesson 5 (“Gus Takes a Train”) spelling, language, and reading on Tuesday, October 20th .

    ~Homework folders are due Tuesday, October 20th .

    ~Picture Day Wednesday, October 21st.


    ~Beginning on Wednesday we will be reviewing Unit 1 skills.  We will not have a new story.  We will be reviewing everything in the current book.  We will have a unit test on the information next week.