1st Grade Overview

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Welcome to First Grade! 

We are so excited for a great year in First Grade! We have 3 first grade teachers this year and will be working closely together. 

School SUPPLIES/útiles Escolares

1st grade teachers will be providing most daily use supplies for your students to begin the school year.  Supplies we would like to have from each family are:
AA batteries
AAA batteries
Sandwich size Ziploc bags
Gallon size Ziploc bags
Kleenex tissues
Baby wipes
Clorox Wipes
Target giftcard (for supply replacement and class projects)

Los maestros de primer grado proporcionarán la mayoría de los útiles de uso diario para que sus estudiantes comiencen el año escolar. Los suministros que nos gustaría tener de cada familia son:
Pilas AA
Pilas AAA
Bolsas Ziploc tamaño sándwich
Bolsas Ziploc de un galón
Tejido kleenex
Toallitas para bebé
Toallitas Clorox
Tarjeta de regalo de Target (para reemplazo de suministros y proyectos de clase)

Curriculum

In first grade we hope to establish strong, life long learning habits in reading, writing and math.  We use a variety of strategies to teach the whole child.   

Reading/Writing Workshop

  • Benchmark Advance 
  • Fountas & Pinnell (assessment program)

Math Workshop

  • Zearn
  • Counting Collections

Character Education

  • ClassDojo
  • Second Step
  • Zones of Regulation

Homework

Please help your child become a stronger reader and develop a love for reading! First graders are expected to read for at least 20 minutes, five nights a week.

CORE 4

  • We are Safe.
  • We are kind.
  • We are Respectful.
  • We are Responsible.