WELCOME TO FIRST GRADE!!
This is my 9th year at Gravely teaching first grade! I am a transplanted upstate New Yorker, who does not miss the winters! My background includes teaching kindergarten through 3rd grade, Title 1 teacher, teacher and owner of a preschool, Head Start education supervisor and early childhood literacy specialist for a district library.
Our class vision: We are explorers who love to learn about numbers, science and we will be great, expert readers. We will be super friends and have fun!
Our class mission: We will read every day and explore new ideas. We will count and think like math people and write every day. we will be kind friends by being helpful and we will have fun!
Spelling Words: Week of April 3rd
does, home, little, our, again, even
Challenge Words: buy, doctor, favorite, half
Please send in your child's recycled animal project and collection for our opinion writing unit by Thurs. April 6th.
Please send in any new or gently used books for our book cart. We had our first turn and it was a great success. Our next day will be April 6th. Students may exchange a book for a new book on the 6th.
Don't forget, if you loose the homework sheet, there is one under files and documents.