First Grade

First Grade Summer Flash

Dear Parents, I am looking forward to teaching your children and getting to know each of you.  It will be a delight to work with your children on a daily basis.  Your children are a true gift from God.  Thank you for entrusting your children with me in our classroom.  Enclosed is a list of…

End of the Year First Grade Flash, May 15, 2018

Dear Parents, It is hard to believe our year has come to an end, and this is the last email I will be sending to you. Your children have done an amazing job this school year.  I have watched them grow spiritually, academically and socially on a daily basis.  There is the saying “To Teach…

First Grade Flash Thursday, May 3, 2018

Dear Parents, Wow!  It is so hard to believe that the year is almost coming to an end. The skills that were reviewed in Reading class were two syllable words/final stable syllables, compound words, character/setting chart, context clues, fairy tales, rhyming patterns, comprehension questions and high frequency words. The first graders have finished their last…

First Grade Flash April 26, 2018

Dear Parents, The skills that were reviewed in Reading class were open/closed syllables, predicting, contractions with will/am/have, poetry, verbs with ed/ing, high frequency words and comprehension questions. Please have your children read “The Surprise Party”, “Super Oscar” and “Dancing Paper” this weekend. Our spring concert is Wednesday, May 9th at 7:00.  It will be at…

First Grade Flash April 19, 2018

Dear Parents, The skills that were reviewed in Reading class were prefixes re/un, compare/contrast, air, are, ear, dictionary skills, internet skills, Nonfiction, high-frequency words and comprehension questions. I would like the first graders to bring a picture of their moms for the wall in the hall.  They are due On Monday, April 23rd. Please have…

First Grade Flash April 12, 2018

Dear Parents, We are looking forward to our Grandparents and Special Friends tomorrow. The skills that were reviewed in Reading class were au, aw, augh, all, inferences, context clues, pronouns, high-frequency words, folk tales, lists and comprehension questions. The first graders are learning how to add by regrouping (carrying) in Math class.  I would like…

First Grade Flash April 5, 2018

Dear Parents, It is so amazing to see how your children have grown spiritually, academically and socially this year. The skills that were reviewed in Reading class were vowel digraphs oo,fantasy/reality, visualization, possessives, dictionary skills, maps, high-frequency words and comprehension questions. I will be sending home a “My State Report” poster on Monday.  It will…

First Grade Flash March 22, 2018

Dear Parents, Happy Spring! It is so amazing to see how your children have grown spiritually, academically and socially this year. The skills that were reviewed in Reading class were vowel digraphs oo, fantasy/reality, visualization, possessives, dictionary skills, maps, high-frequency words and comprehension questions. Our Mother’s Day Tea will be on Thursday, May 10th at…

First Grade Flash March 15, 2018

Dear Parents, The first graders are looking so forward to having lunch with you today! The students and I cannot believe it is fourth quarter. The skills that were reviewed in Reading class were vowel diphthongs ou/ow, sequence chart, silent e, ed/ing, biographies, high-frequency words and comprehension questions. Please continue to have your children read…

First Grade Flash March 8, 2018

Dear Parents, The first graders are looking forward to First Grade Day on Thursday, March 15th.  We will be eating lunch at 11:05 a.m.  If you have not turned in your reservation form, please do as soon as possible. The skills that were reviewed in Reading class were or, oar, ore, compare/contrast, short ea, synonyms,…