First Grade Updates

See what's happening in First Grade this Month



Related image  Math:  The final math unit is on measurement.  This unit covers telling time to the hour and half hour using analog and digital clocks.  This unit also covers measuring and comparing the length, volume, and weight of objects using various nonstandard units.


Social Studies:  Throughout the school year, students have been studying about influential historical figures and their contributions.  First graders also discussed how they can make contributions to their family, friends, and community.  In June, we will look at one more historical figure from Virginia and his contribution. 


Related image   Science:  Throughout the year, students have observed, discussed and recorded their observations of seasonal changes.  This month, students will focus on the season of summer.


Image result for readers theater images  Reading:  Students will continue to have fun participating in Reader’s Theater and will practice using their voices to reflect meaning and emotion through pause, stress, and phrasing.


Writing:  Students will think about the different ways they might share their ideas to persuade others and practice persuasive writing.


As the school year comes to an end, we hope you all have a wonderful summer!


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Main First Grade Events:

 June 6:   First Grade Worm Musical for School 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM in the Cafeteria 

 June 7:   First Grade Worm Musical for Parents  2:00 PM – 3:00 PM in the Cafeteria

June 11:   First Grade End of the Year Party from  9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

June 13:  Last Day of School – Students Released 3 Hours Early