First Grade Prayers

Sign of the Cross (due week of October 3)

In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen

Grace Before Meals (due week of October 3)

Bless , us, O Lord, and these Thy gifts which we are about to receive from Thy bounty, through Christ our Lord.  Amen

Hail Mary (due week of October 31)

Hail Mary, full of grace, the Lord is with thee; Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of thy womb, Jesus.  Holy Mary, of God, pray for us sinners, now, and at the hour of our death.  Amen

Lord's Prayer (due week of November 14)

Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be Thy name; Thy kingdom come; Thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven.  Give us this day our daily bread: and forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who trespass against us; and lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.  Amen

All prayers to this date (Nov. 14) will be retested if needed.

Guardian Angel (due week of Dec. 5)

Angel of God, my guardian dear, to whom God's love commits me here, ever this day, be at my side, to light and guard, to rule and guide.  Amen.


Glory Be (due week of Dec. 5)

Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit.  As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end.  Amen.

Grace After Meals (due week of Jan. 9)

We give You thanks, almighty God, for all Your benefits, who live and reign now and forever.  Amen.

Morning Offering (due week of Jan. 9)

O Jesus, through the Immaculate Heart of Mary, I offer You my prayers, works, joys, and sufferings of this day in union with the Holy Sacrifice of the mass throughout the world.  I offer them for all the intentions of Your Sacred Heart.  Amen.

Students will be retested on any prayers that they may have missed during the week of Feb. 6.


Thank you for practicing these prayers with your first grader.  We continue to say our prayers throughout the year.  If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Koskie.