Suffix -ed

Our spelling and word work emphasis this week, is suffix -ed. Integrating this with our grammar focus on verbs, we will be discussing how when

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Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle

First grade students are enjoying our current read aloud, Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle by Betty MacDonald. Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle is an expert on children, and with her cures,

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State of The Summit

Please see the following reminder from Mr. Gronniger. Please don’t forget the State of The Summit Presentation on Tuesday, January 27th from 6:00-7:00 p.m. here

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Place Value

In math, first graders are focusing heavily on place value concepts as we further explore number relationships.  Place value is the value of a digit

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Martin Luther King Jr.

Last week, first graders began learning about Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., discovering that he was an important African-American leader in the Civil Rights

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Alexander Graham Bell

This week, students began learning about  the first of many famous inventors, Alexander Graham Bell.  As an introduction, students worked in pairs to partner read a

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First grade students continue to build vocabulary skills.  Currently, vocabulary activities are integrated with our science topic of simple machines as well as individual reading.

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This week students were introduced to our next social studies topic, inventions and inventors.  Working with second grade, students brainstormed a large list of inventions.

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