First Grade

First Grade Flash December 12, 2019

Dear Parents, It is hard to believe Christmas is less than 2 weeks away!  The first graders are so excited to celebrate with their families. The students are looking so forward to our Christmas program.  Please be at the Church by 6:45 p.m. on Wednesday, December 18th.  I would like for the students to use…

First Grade Flash December 5, 2019

First Grade Flash December 5, 2019 Dear Parents, Each day, the first graders bring a big smile to my face. The students have many special gifts and talents they share with each other. The skills that were reviewed in Reading class were three letter consonant blends, compare/contrast, verbs with ed/ing, high frequency words, concepts of…

First Grade Flash November 21, 2019

Dear Parents, Your children are doing an awesome job progressing in the content areas across the curriculum!  It brings a smile to my face to see their enthusiasm for learning new things each day! The skills that were reviewed in Reading class were long o/u, silent kn, gn, wr words, drawing conclusions, fiction, high-frequency words…

First Grade Flash November 14, 2019

Dear Parents, The first graders and I are so happy to announce that our publisher has received our book! Your children are doing an awesome job progressing in the content areas across the curriculum!  It brings a smile to my face each day to see their enthusiasm for learning new things each day! Thank you…

First Grade Flash November 7, 2019

Dear Parents, The first graders and I are so excited about our book!  It will be mailed to our publisher next week!  Your children did an amazing job on their book.  I am so proud of them! The skills that were reviewed in Reading class were long i, soft c/g, predictions, charts, high-frequency words and…

First Grade Flash October 31, 2019

Dear Parents, Happy Halloween! The skills that were reviewed in Reading class were long a, verbs with ing/ed, rhyming words, signs/symbols, title/author/illustrator of a book, high-frequency words and comprehension questions. I would like for the students to read” A Dog for Ike”, Smile, Mike!” and “Healthy Eating”. Please turn in the order forms for the…

First Grade Flash October 24, 2019

Dear Parents, Your children strive to do their personal best each day!  We have a lot of fun together!   They are looking so forward to their fall party next week. The skills that were reviewed in Reading class were digraphs th/sh/ng, compound words, retelling the story, visualizing, high- frequency words and comprehension questions.  Please review…

First Grade Flash October 17, 2019

Dear Parents, I am so proud of your children!  They are doing so well in class each day! The skills that were reviewed in Reading class were the short u, contractions with s, plot chart, problem, solution, concepts of print, high frequency words and comprehension questions.  Please review the high frequency words that are highlighted…

First Grade Flash October 10, 2019

Dear Parents,   It is hard to believe the end of first quarter is on Wednesday.  Please sign up for conferences on Tuesday, October 22nd or Wednesday, October 23rd.   The skills that were reviewed in Reading class were r blends, s blends, oral vocabulary, verbs with ing, main idea/details, summarizing, high frequency words and…

First Grade Flash October 3, 2019

Dear Parents,   WOW!  The students’ bug reports are amazing!  Each student is presenting his or her report!  I am very proud of your children!  Thank you for your help toward making their projects a super success!   The skills that were reviewed this week in Reading class were short vowel e, high frequency words,…