1-2 Learning Center

We are all part of the human race!

We are all part of the human race!

1-2 Learning Center It’s been another great week in the 1-2! Be sure to ask your child about: • The book of the week, Is There Really a Human Race? • Working with a partner to complete a Venn Diagram to compare how we are alike and different as human beings • Brainstorming, discussing, and writing about what we notice being done to help the human race and what still needs to be done •…

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RAINBOWS RULE!

Fabulous Free Time!

          Ask your child about… Learning about similes and character traits with the book My Best Friend is as Sharp as a Pencil Writing similes about objects and ourselves Creating a self-portrait collage Developing the literacy skill of questioning, before, during, and after reading to increase comprehension Brainstorming/discussing/answering questions we have about the Book of the Week Analyzing character traits from the Book of the Week Practicing Handwriting and reading and spelling FRY Words…

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Creative Expressions

Creative Expressions

The 1st and 2nd Grade’s Weekly-Wrap-It-Up! August 31-September 4, 2015 Ask your child about… Laughing at and connecting with the book Dog Days of School Imagining switching places with an animal (animal) at school, (Me) at _______) and drawing a picture about it (theme of the book of the week) Dabbling in the DIBELS (literacy assessment) Practicing our handwriting Reading and spelling the FRY Words (high frequency words)-2nd grade Writing and drawing about our ‘Dog…

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ENTHUSIASM in the 1-2!

It’s Been an AWESOME First Week of School!

         Creativity!  Energy!  Enthusiasm!! 1st and 2nd Grade Weekly Wrap-It-Up! August 24-28, 2015     CELEBRATING the FIRST WEEK OF SCHOOL! Learning about how our Learning Center works, our daily schedule, and our responsibilities to ‘help each other learn and to keep us all safe!’ Learning about ‘being yourself’ with the book Stand Tall Molly Lou Melon (doing a scavenger hunt around the school to find clue cards and acting out the…

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Welcome Back to School 1st and 2nd Grade Families

Welcome Back to School 1st and 2nd Grade Families

Dear 1st and 2nd Grade Families, Welcome to the 2015-2016 school year in the 1-2 Learning Center with Heather and Karen!  We hope everyone had a fabulous summer break and we hope you are as excited for the new school year as we are.  We have a couple of reminders and announcements to share before school starts. The first day of school is Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at 8:10am. For each day of school students need to bring their morning snack, lunch, backpack, and appropriate clothing for PE and outside play (extra water…

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