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 May 15th
got, picture, sentence, before, easy, man
Challenge Words: experiment, continued, business, dictionary
Please send in the yellow response sheet for the class picnic as soon as possible. The picnic is June 2nd from 12:00- 1:30. Hopefully everyone will be able to have a family member attend.
Book Cart: Students may exchange a book for a new book on June 8th.
We are doing end of the year testing. Please make sure your child is well rested.
Don't forget, if you loose the homework sheet, there is one under files and documents.