Late Start Tomorrow

New this year, The Summit Prep will have a 9:30 a.m. late start day once a month (except October). Classes will be at 9:30 a.m.,

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Beginning Blends

Today, first grade students began working with beginning blends.  Beginning blends consist of two or more consonants at the beginning of a word.  Together, they make

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When a line bends…

Throughout first trimester, in math, first graders will not only focus on deepening their understanding of number sense, they will also be exploring geometric concepts.

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Smallin Cave

Our first field trip of the year was a huge success! Visiting Smallin Cave in Ozark Missouri, first grade students learned about the Osage tribe

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Instructional Reading Levels

With many initial reading assessments completed, first grade students are beginning to use their reading folders to read independently.  Each child’s folder contains books that

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Sight Word Recognition

Among other initial reading assessments, first grade students are being assessed on sight word recognition.  At The Summit, we use the Fry word lists.  These

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Making Observations

First grade students are working to further develop science inquiry skills by asking questions and making observations about the world around them. Today, we learned

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