Angie Penn


Mishawaka Catholic School builds disciples of Jesus Christ through faith formation, academic excellence, and service to others 
in accordance with the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church.


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 Hello families!  My name is Angie Penn.  I am a graduate of Saint Mary's College and have been a resident of South Bend most of my life.  I have been married to my husband Brian for twelve years and we have two children.  Colin is in 6th grade and Mia is in 4th grade at Christ the King School.  This is my seventh year teaching first grade at Mishawaka Catholic School.  I will keep this page updated with our newsletters, homework and other important information going on in our classroom. If you need to contact me my email address is  It's going to be a great year!


Link to Indiana Academic Standards:

Social Studies


Monday, December 9th - Mass at the St. Bavo campus at 8:15am

Thursday, December 19th - K-2 Christmas program at 6:30 at St. Monica


Spelling List #12

us, six, yes, good, jump, five, name, drink, stacked, napkin, some, was


Sentence: The bee stung Bob on the heel.

READING – We will be reading Let’s Go to the Moon Sight words this week are:  around, because, before, bring, carry, light, show, and think.

PHONICS – Students will be learning to read and spell words with the combinations ar, or, and qu and the digraph ch.

MATH – Students will be learning to count to 120 by ones and tens and write decade numbers.

RELIGION- Students will be be  reading about getting ready for Jesus during the Advent season.

SOCIAL STUDIES - Students will be getting their passports ready for our trip around the world.

Sight words

Unit 1
and, be, help, play, with, you, for, have, he, look, too, what, do, find, funny, sing, no, they, all, does, here, me, my, who, friend, full, good, hold, many, pull

Unit 2
away, call, come, every, hear, said, animal, how, make, of, some, why, her, now, our, she, today, would, after, draw, pictures, read, was, write, eat, give, one, put, small, take

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