1st Grade

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Contact:
Susan McKee 652-9444 Email
  Lucretia Brown (Misty Tester) 652-9444 Email

Feel free to contact your child's teacher.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mrs. Brown/Tester

Mrs. McKee

 

testerm@btcs.org

mckees@btcs.org

 

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Welcome to 1st Grade!

 

teacher11_small.gifHomework:

 

Math:
Right now we are working on making addition sentences and number bonds.  Look for math homework almost daily.

 

Reading:

Read ~ Every night your child should read with you, or to you.  :)

Decodable Books~ Watch for at least one practice book to come home nightly, Mondays thru Thursdays.  Read and sign the sheet.  :)

Word Lines ~ This is a small (1/2 sheet) page of words to practice reading.  They come home nearly every night.

 

Expectations

 



 

1.Be Respectful.

2. Be Responsible.

3. Be Safe. 

 

 

Discipline Policy

 Every First grade has a behavior chart.  Your child goes up or down, depending on his or her behavior.  SOMEtimes he or she even will go "OFF THE CHART" for a super duper excellent day!!  Check your child's binder for more details!! 

 

 

Grading Scale

 

3: Consistently Meets Grade Level Expectations


2: Inconsistently Meets Grade Level Expectations


1: Working Below Grade Level Expectations

 

Daily Schedule

 

7:45-8:10 Arrival & Breakfast in Cafeteria 

8:10-8:40 Unpack in classroom and morning work
 8:40-10:55 Reading
 11:00-11:30  Lunch
11:30-11:40 Story time
 11:40-12:55 Math
 1-1:45 RTI
 1:45-2:30 Special Areas

2:30-3  Recess

3:10 Dismissal

 

 

Homework

Check your child's folder nightly Mon.-Thurs.

Most nights Mon.-Thurs. your child will have one Activity Sheet.

 

 

 

Spelling Words

Spelling Tests are on Fridays.  This will start soon.  Please help your child prepare by studying each night with him or her.  You can practice aloud or your child can write the words 2 or 3 times.   You can also write them in the air or on the carpet with your "magic finger"!!  :)  Make it fun.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Links

 

AR Book Find

 

BrainPOP

 

BrainPOP, Jr.

 

District Site

 

 

Activities/Events

 Tuesday, August 23rd, 5-7 p.m.  ~ PTA dinner and Open House

 

  

Parent's Corner

  • Check your child's folder nightly for assignments and sign
  • Check and sign Wednesday Folders each week
  • Read each night with your child

 

*If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact us by email.