Phonological Awareness

    At the beginning of first grade a significant portion of literacy based instruction addresses phonological and phonemic awareness skills.  Phonological awareness is often

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Partner Spelling

Today, we completed our first partner spelling assessment.  Working together, students wrote a numbered list, exchanged spelling list, read words aloud, and then spelled words.

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The Lorax

First graders have launched into first trimester science and social studies topics.  Yesterday, as an introduction to our study of the environment, we enjoyed sharing

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Short Vowels and Number Sense

Returning for our first full week of school, first graders are readily learning classroom expectations and routines as we work toward increased levels of independence.

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1st Day of 1st Grade

We had an amazing first day in first grade!  Students quickly settled into our morning work activity followed by several get to know you games.

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