Newsletter 1

News from Gr. 1 and 2                       August 29, 2014

Welcome to a brand new school year!  Our class consists of thirteen eager learners!  We have five first graders and eight second graders.  

This is a brief overview of our daily schedule:

  • 7:55 Students are dismissed from the multi-purpose room.

  • 8:00 Morning Meeting - an important time to launch our day together.

  • 8:30 Language Arts (phonics, spelling, reading groups, handwriting)

  • 10:00 Snack Break - we do have free snack from our fruits/vegetables grant available on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.  On Tuesday and Thursday, students may bring a snack from home or purchase one from the cafeteria.

  • 10:15 Writing Workshop; Science or Social Studies

  • Specials (library, music, art, gym)

  • 11:45 Lunch

  • 12:15 Recess

  • 12:45 Math   (Gr. 1 with Mrs. Allen and Gr. 2 with Ms. Carter)          

  • 2:20 Dismissal    

Integrated Arts:

  • Monday - Library with Mrs. Bernstein - bring back your books

  • Tuesday and Thursday - gym with Mr. Chamberlain - must have sneakers to participate

  • Wednesday - Music with Ms. Barron

  • Friday - Art with Ms. Gengras