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111 Central Ave. N.
New Prague, MN 11111

phone: 111-111-1111
fax: 111-111-1111


Peek at Our Week

Having fun at ACES!!!

May 21-24

First Grade Picnic is tomorrow! What a great way to start the last week of first grade. We'll walk to the park, play with classmates, enjoy the outdoors, and have a picnic lunch together. 

Robot/Invention Craft - On Tuesday, May 22, each student will be creating and building a robot/invention by reusing recycled materials. You can start by collecting items to bring to school.

IXL - Keep practicing first grade math skills over the summer on this great website.

Class photos: Check out the  to see photos from our class.


***This is what we'll be learning this week...


  • Our Story - 
  • Phonics - 
  • Sight Words/High Frequency Words -
  • Comprehension skill - 
  • Grammar- 
  • Handwriting -


  • Spelling Words Skill  - No Spelling words
  • Click on the "Spelling List" tab on the left.  Note: Mrs. Horning's reading class has different words.
  •  - A great website to practice spelling words. Search for the title of our story of the week to find the correct list. 


  • symmetry
  • Number grid puzzles
  • Solving number stories
  • Counting coins - This is a great activity to practice at home.
  • Skip counting by 2's to 120
  • Finding unknowns... 4 + __ = 6

HEALTH  - Healthy and unhealthy foods

SOCIAL STUDIES -  Geography, map skills 

SCIENCE - Rocks, Inventions

PHY-ED - Your child will have Mr. Bastyr and Mrs. Smith for their gym class. Check out their website to find out what they're learning.

Dates to Remember:

  • May 21....1st grade picnic, Foundry Park, 10am-2pm (Sorry...students and teachers only)

Pop tabs for Ronald McDonald House: Raven Stream is collecting aluminum tabs for this wonderful charity. Your child can bring in tabs any time to donate. Thank you to those who have donated. 

Please help your child get a good night's sleep each night and start the day with a healthy breakfast. We've got lots of learning to do. : ) Have a great week!

Kara Brandt
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