First graders at The Summit are becoming such great readers! We have worked on many skills so far this year, and we learn new reading

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Inside Recess

With the recent chilly weather, we’ve been enjoying many of our recesses indoors. I challenge students to get creative and think of ideas for recess

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Election Day

Today is Election Day! While first graders might not be able to cast their own official ballot at the polls today, they were able to

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Book Fair Fun!

The Scholastic Book Fair is all virtual this year from November 1st-14th! Today, first grade students browsed the virtual book fair and created wishlists of

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Contraction Surgery

First grade students have been learning about contractions all week.  Figuring out what letters to “kick out” and remembering to replace them with an apostrophe

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Flexible Seating

First graders at The Summit begin their day by selecting a seat in the classroom that is comfortable and effective for them. We utilize flexible

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Spelling

First graders have been rocking their spelling lately!  As part of our spelling routine, each week we focus on a specific phonetic pattern and words

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Multiplication and Division!

First graders have recently been learning about the concept of multiplication and division. Students use math manipulatives to explore the concepts themselves and discover multiplication

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Solar Prints

First grade students have recently been learning about different types of energy. One type we have explored is solar power. To demonstrate the power of

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