The first graders in Room 113 have been working very hard to be “ready to learn” by practicing our First Grade Rules every day: follow directions quickly, raise your hand to speak, make smart choices, and be kind. Each day that our class clip has ended on “Ready to Learn” or above on our class Rainbow Chart we’ve… Continue reading Stuffed Animal Day!!
First Grade Families, Happy almost August! I am excited to learn more about my new first graders! I’ve spent many summer evenings getting the classroom organized and ready for our new school year to begin. I would love your help to get ready for this upcoming year too! Below I’ve included a link to a parent… Continue reading Parent Survey
I am so excited to be your child’s teacher next year! I know that back to school sales will be coming soon, and if you are as eager as I am to catch all the good deals, check out the list below to see what your first grader will need for this coming year. I… Continue reading School Supply List
Welcome to First Grade! Welcome to First Grade in Room 113. I am so excited you are here and can’t wait to meet you! Please take some time to explore all of the pages, posts, and links on our blog. I am in the process of updating information and links as well as calendars for… Continue reading Welcome!
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