Take a look at our learning last week: Reading We began a new bend in our first unit of reading and focused in on strategies for figuring out tricky words. We first talked about taking a sneak peek at the pictures to look for clues that might help us figure out some of the words… Continue reading Weekly Update
Take a look at our learning last week: Reading This week in reading, we focused on reading more and more every day. We used a reading mat to help us keep track of which books we had read and be able to count how many we read at the end of our reading block. After keeping track… Continue reading Weekly Update
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!!
Take a look at our learning last week: Behavior This week we worked hard on learning our four classroom rules… Follow directions quickly Raise your hand to speak Make smart choices Be kind Starting this week, you might see some notes relating to behavior in your child’s blue folder. Please read the First Grade Behavior… Continue reading Weekly Update
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
Dear Parents, Studies have shown that students can lose up to 50% of learning during the summer vacation. Georgetown is challenging you and your child to “KEEP ON LEARNING” this summer to prevent summer slide. There are two ways to record your learning time: Our goals for students over the summer are below. Students who… Continue reading Keep On Learning With Reading & Mobymax
COLLECT BOX TOPS & COKE CAPS Did you know that every BOXTOP and every COKE CAP collected earns money for our school? This summer we would like you to work hard to collect both. The money we earn will go toward a basketball hoop on our K/1 playground! BOXTOPS: Every completed BOXTOP sheet is… Continue reading Box Tops & Coke Caps
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!
Looking Ahead… Our final week of the 2017-2018 school year is here! It is hard to believe that 37 weeks of being nice, working hard and learning well have passed. In celebration of our amazing journey this year, we will be enjoying fun activities each day this week just like last week. We will also… Continue reading Last Weekly Update!