Welcome to Mrs. Donovan's 1st and 2nd Grade Website!
Welcome to 1st and 2nd grade reading, writing, word study, and math with Mrs. Donovan. This site is updated regularly, so please check in for information, practice opportunities, and more!
Homework for the week of Jan 15 (Due Fri the 19th):
Study Deck: Review the study deck
Spelling contract: Sound Play, Traffic Light Words, Red Word Review
Leveled book & comprehension sheet
Extra weekly book
Prepare for the Word Study quiz on Friday. See my website for Quizlet & Spelling City! 


Math: chapter 4 packet (Due Friday the 19th)


 What Went On...

Direct, systematic, sequential multi-sensory learning 

Focus on long and short vowel sounds

qu, digraphs and blends

Red word: said

Features of nonfiction, such as table of contents and glossary

Make Snowperson to go with "What's Hot this Winter" writing

Brainstorm for sensory descriptive writing

Practice choosing Just Right books

Handwriting: letters and numbers

Dictation and COPS practice

 IXL Language Arts

January assessments

 "How to" reading




Chapter 4 subtraction strategies

Chapter 4 double-digit addition strategies 

New subtraction math game

Xtra math