First grade students will not have spelling words this week.  Rather, we will continue to review blends, cvc words, and ccvc words.  We will resume spelling,

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How To

First grade students have begun working on a How To writing piece.  Over the past two weeks, they have partner read How to Make Paper, made their

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Peter Brown

Students enjoyed listening The Curious Garden by Peter Brown today for read aloud.  Selecting this book from the library, as it pertains to our study of

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First graders have learned a new strategy to help them edit.  As part or our daily review this week, students were introduced to the C.O.P.S.

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Snack Shop

Each Thursday, first grade students will have the option of participating in the 4th and 5th grade Snack Shop.  Items will range in price from

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Junior Achievement

First and second grade students are participating in Junior Achievement, an organization dedicated to educating students on entrepreneurship, work readiness, and financial literacy.  The first

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This week’s spelling and word work focus will be on words beginning with s-clusters.  Students selected words from each of the following patterns:  scr, spr,

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The Lorax

As we learn about the importance of caring for our environment, students have enjoyed listening to and engaging in discussion related to the beloved Dr.

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The Greedy Triangle

The Greedy Triangle, by Marilyn Burns, has served to introduce students to several new shapes.  In the story, the unhappy triangle is dissatisfied with his life

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