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Grade 1 children learn ways to communicate, solve problems, get along with others and use technology to help them learn. The required subject areas are: arts education, English language arts, mathematics, physical education/health education, science, and social studies. Your child will have the chance to learn by working with classmates, teachers, adults, and materials in the classroom.

  • Grade One Newsletter May 19 – 23 Hello Grade 1 Parents! Over the next few weeks in English Language Arts we will be learning about words that have a silent letter. This week we will focus on words that have a silent ‘b’ and review two previous spelling words. We will continue writing personal and fictional narratives and looking at text ...
  • Grade 1 Newsletter May 5 – 9 Hello Grade 1 Parents! Welcome back! This week in English Language Arts we will be learning about ‘ow’ words. We will be reviewing nouns, verbs, and adjectives, reading non-fiction stories, and using our knowledge of story elements to help us write fictional narratives. In Math we will be learning about volume and mass in ...
  • Grade One Newsletter March 24-28 Hello Parents! This week in English Language Arts we will be practicing ‘aw’ words and continuing to learn about the different parts of speech. We will continue to practice writing our opinions, as well as identifying the lesson of a story. We are continuing to work through and practice different addition and subtraction strategies to ...
  • Grade One Newsletter March 10 – 14 Hello Parents! This week in English Language Arts we will be reviewing nouns and learning about ‘lessons’ that ourselves, or the character, learned in the story. We are continuing to work through and practice different subtraction facts in Math. In Science, we will explore shadows and how the sun changes throughout the day. ...
  • Grade One Newsletter March 3 -7 Hello Parents! This week in English Language Arts we will learn about identifying the beginning, middle, and end of a story, as well as writing lists. We will also start our Parts of Speech unit and we will begin by learning about nouns. In Math we will continue to talk about subtraction and in ...
  • Grade One Newsletter Feb 24 – 27 Hello Parents! This week in Language we will continue identifying major events in a story as well as complete some procedural and list writing. In Math we will begin to talk about subtraction. In Science we will look at the cycles for the days of the week and the seasons. We will also ...
  • Grade One Newsletter Feb 17 – 21 Hello Parents! This week in English Language Arts we will be working on identifying the main events in a story, as well as practicing procedural writing. In Math we will learn two new addition facts and continue to practice addition. In Science we will be starting our Daily and Seasonal Changes unit. Finally ...
  • Grade One Newsletter February 3 – 7 Hello Parents! February is ‘I Love to Read’ month! Please make sure you are filling out your ‘I Love to Read’ reading logs since we are keeping track of the number of minutes all of the students in Grade 1 are reading. In English Language Arts we are going to continue identifying the proper sequence ...
  • Grade One Newsletter Jan. 27 – 31 Hello Parents! This week in English Language Arts we will continue to practice retelling a story using ‘first, next, then, and last’. In Math we will continue to learn about addition stories. In Science we will be reviewing fasteners and how they join different materials together. Finally, in Social Studies we will continue ...
  • Grade One Newsletter Jan 20 – 23 This week in English Language Arts we will be learning about sequencing. Sequencing involves retelling a story using ‘first, next, then, and last’. In Math we will finish learning about estimation and start addition. In Science we will learn about fasteners and how we can join materials together. Finally, in Social ...