Take a look at our learning last week: Reading This week, we continued on our “reading adventure” and packed our suitcases full of strategies to help us understand our reading. Earlier in the week, we remembered to retell the important parts of our stories. We used sticky notes to mark the pages with the most… Continue reading Weekly Update
I sent home some Scholastic book flyers with the class today! To order books online, go to: scholastic.com/readingclub Enter class code: LXF6T Orders are due by Friday, March 20th by noon.
Take a look at our learning last week: Reading In reading this week, we wrapped up our nonfiction reading unit! We continued to work on sounding like experts when we read aloud. We learned that sometimes readers put on their writing glasses and read a book thinking about the cool and interesting features that the… Continue reading Weekly Update
Below are the conference days/times. If you are unable to make your scheduled time, please send me an email to reschedule. Thanks!
I hope your break has been enjoyable! I know that I have enjoyed some extra time with family. We are back to school Monday, and I am looking forward to seeing my first grade friends. Homework If your child chose to do the Christmas Break Challenge, make sure they put it in their blue folder… Continue reading Back to School Monday!
What a busy week! I have been working hard to get all of my reassessing finished these past two weeks, and I am wrapping up our first report card this weekend! I can’t wait to see you next week for Parent Teacher Conferences. Below is a reminder of your scheduled time. If for some reason… Continue reading Mini-Update
Tonight you might have noticed a new paper where your child’s Daily News normally is. We are going to be starting Friday Letters this week (more info to come), so we will not be doing Daily News anymore. You will get a chance to see where your child landed on the rainbow chart, though. The… Continue reading Friday Letters and Homework Packet
What an awesome first week of school! The weather was perfect, and we had fun in our classroom and outside. We are beginning to learn our routines for reading, writing, and math and procedures for moving around our classroom and using supplies. I have enjoyed getting to know your children better and am very excited for a great year! Check out the… Continue reading First Week = Success!
You might notice tonight that your child’s daily news page has a color in the Parent Initials box. We are using our Rainbow Chart to monitor our class and individual behavior throughout the day! Each child now has their own clip on our classroom Rainbow Chart to track their own choices as they try to follow directions quickly, raise their hand… Continue reading Rainbow Chart
Hello First Grade Families! Can you believe that it is August already? We have 3 weeks left before we get to start school – I am so excited to meet you all! To help me get ready for the school year, please make sure you’ve filled out the Parent Survey about your first grader. The… Continue reading Parent Survey and a Chance to Comment