Come take a peek at all the fantastic things our firsties have been up to. Click on the link to visit our virtual bulletin board – Fantastic Firsties Padlet https://padlet.com/ggukassey/rlqi5i15snffdjur. We hope you enjoy your visit!
It’s official! First graders are word detectives. We just finished intensive training to become word detectives. We have been hot on the trail trying to solve the case of the Silent E. For weeks we have been sent on missions to train how to solve tricky words. As our final mission we had to useContinue reading “First Grade Word Detectives Are On The Case!”
On Thursday’s we get to work with Mr. Gailen and Ms. Y from Sunset Spark. This week we built a slug with a motor. Can’t wait to see what we creat next.
On Friday K/1-014 celebrated the end of their first phonics units by creating portraits of their favorite phonics mascots, Mable and Rasheed. Mable is an elephant and Rasheed is a lion. The mascots help us learn all about letters and sounds. They help make learning to read and write fun! Our art will be displayedContinue reading “Friday’s Fantastic Phonics Celebration”
The kids in K/1-14 are working hard studying words, and names. When readers know a word, or a name, by heart, they can study that word closely, noticing how it is spelled. They can let that word teach them something about how words work. When our readers and writers study words, and names, they canContinue reading “K/1-14 Phonics Rockstars!”