Please be sure to check your child's Daily Folder each night.  It will have all updates about what's happening in our classroom, Spelling lists, High Frequency Word lists, and all other important information about North Schuylkill Elementary.  

Make sure all necessary forms have been completed and turned in.  

-review words from Spelling and High Frequency pages.

Welcome to 1st Grade

Week of August 28th, 2017

*Please return all necessary forms by Friday, September 1st.

*If your address, phone number, or any other contact information has changed since last year, please contact our office so they can update our computer for easier access when needed.


Monday       Day 1      Computers
Tuesday      Day 2      
Wednesday  Day 3      
Thursday     Day 4      
Friday          Day 5      Gym

Mrs. Kempsey’s Newsletter May 16th-26th

Wednesday       Day  9              Art
Thursday             Day  10        Gym
Friday                  Day 1           Music
Monday              Day 2       Computers
Tuesday               Day 3         Book Ex
Wednesday        Day 4       Art
Thursday            Day 5      Gym
Friday                  Day 6            Music

*We will continue to read and discuss the stories from the series but not have formal tests.  Fluency tests will continue throughout the next few days.
*Please continue to practice the High Frequency words though.  They will help with fluency but also with our creative writings.
*In math we start to  practice with shapes and measurement. 
*There are 2 Lunch Bunch dates remaining, this Friday and next Friday.  You will see a permission slip in your child’s folder if invited :)
*We will have an “End of the Year” treat but do not need parents to attend.  It will be something small after recess.
*Carnival Day is May 26th.  Please let PTO know if you can help.

Week of April 24th

Monday               Day 2        Computers
Tuesday               Day 3          Library
Wednesday         Day 4            Art
Thursday             Day  5           Gym
Friday                   Day 6           Music

-PSSA Testing for grades 3-6 at NSE.   Our schedule changes for Intervention and Special classes.  Recess will follow lunch.  The rotation of specials is not affected.
-Our field trip is scheduled for May 4th to Hershey Chocolate World.  More information will be coming.

What We’re Learning
READING:  testing on  Frog and Toad tomorrow,  focusing on the “ar” sound in words.  Please continue to have your child read aloud to you .
SPELLING:  pre-test tomorrow,  Final test on Wednesday.
MATH:  Started with Topic 14, Reading Graphs and Charts.  The kids really like these activities.

    Mrs. Kempsey’s Newsletter
       Week of April 10th-13th

Monday               Day 3         Book Ex.
Tuesday               Day 4           Art
Wednesday        Day 5           Gym
Thursday             Day  6         Music

*Saturday, April 8th, Sunday, April 9th -NSE Chinese Auction.  Please come out to support all the wonderful opportunities our PTO provides for our students, including programs and field trips.
*1 Minute Reading and Math fluency tests will be weekly. 
*NO SCHOOL ON FRIDAY, APRIL 14th.  Enjoy your Easter!!!!!

What We’re Learning
READING:  test for The Class Pet on Wednesday.   Please study High Frequency Words in daily folder.  Fluency tests will continue throughout the month.
SPELLING:  pre-test on Tuesday.  Final test on Wednesday.
MATH:  Continuing with Topic 12, Measurement.  Students will use all kinds of objects to measure.