1st Grade with Jami Rowlett

1/21/20

Dear First Grade Parents, I hope everyone had a great long weekend. I love this time of year because all the first graders are making so much progress and learning so much. REMINDERS: PLEASE label all coats, jackets, hats, and other winter accessories with your child’s first and last name. HOMEWORK:   Reading every night for 20 minutes  (This includes sight words and reading group books that are coming home each night. Please return the books each day with...

January 21, 2020 Read more

Week 18 — 1/6/20

Dear First Grade Parents, Welcome back!! I hope everyone had a wonderful and restful Winter Break. It was so much fun seeing all the smiling faces this morning and hearing all about their Christmas adventures. Welcome back! I hope you all had a wonderful break! We are ready to dive into the second half of the school year!  There is a lot left to learn! REMINDERS: PLEASE label all coats, jackets, hats, and other winter accessories with your child’s first and last...

January 6, 2020 Read more

Week 17 – 12/16

Dear Parents, It’s hard to believe that we are down to the last week before Christmas!  We will spend the week continuing to review and assess on many concepts and also enjoy a few holiday activities as well.   REMINDERS: PLEASE label all coats, jackets, hats, and other winter accessories with your child’s first and last name.Literacy Afternoon is Wednesday, December 18th at 1:15 in our classroom. Come and learn some great strategies to use when reading with your child. It...

December 15, 2019 Read more

Week 16 — 12/9/2019

Dear First Grade Families, This week 1st grade students will be taking both the Reading and Math MAPs test on Wednesday and Thursday.  Please make sure that your child gets plenty of sleep the night before and eats a good breakfast the morning of testing.  I can’t wait to see all the growth students have made! I have already witnessed the growth everyone had made. REMINDERS: PLEASE label all coats, jackets, hats, and other winter accessories with your child’s first and last...

December 8, 2019 Read more

Week 15 – 12/2/19

I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving and enjoyed this time off from school! It was fun to get a little snow to play. It was nice seeing all the smiling faces this morning. I missed them over brake. We have 3 weeks before Winter Break and a lot of learning to squeeze into that time! Scholastic Book orders are due by Friday. Orders will arrive in time for Christmas. Here is the link to the online order form. https://editions.mydigitalpublication.com/publication/?i=621735 . Our...

December 2, 2019 Read more

Week 14 – 11/18′-11/21

Dear first grade families Thanksgiving is almost here. We only have one more week until our fall break.  was great getting to talk with each of you about the progress your child is making! Thanks for taking the time to come in! The Scholastic Book Club order is open on line if you would like to order please use our class code HLFMD. You may go to https://clubs.scholastic.com/ to browse the orders. A paper flier will be sent home this week. Please place your order by December 6....

November 18, 2019 Read more

Week 13 — 11/12/19

Hello first grade families, I hope everyone had a great long weekend. It was nice to have an extra day to spend with family in honor of all the Veterans and service members. Can you believe that we are beginning our 2nd Trimester. The school year is flying by! I am amazed with how much the first graders have grown this year. The blog post didn’t get published last week so included is a slide show of our Halloween Fun. Reminders: PLEASE label all coats, jackets, hats, and...

November 11, 2019 Read more

Week 11 – October 28

Happy Halloween First grade families, I hope everyone had a great weekend. The weather was beautiful on Saturday. REMINDERS: –PLEASE label all coats, jackets, hats, and other winter accessories with your child’s first and last name. It is hard to return lost items if they do not have a name. -The High School and Middle School Student Council is hosting a shoe drive!  Please consider donating new or used shoes by October 31st. -Our Halloween party will be...

October 28, 2019 Read more

Week 10 — 10/21/19

Happy Monday First Grade Families, I hope everyone had a great weekend. I love that fall is in the air. The first graders are working so hard and learning so much. I love this time of year, the first graders make so much growth. Reminders: PLEASE label all coats, jackets, hats, and other winter accessories with your child’s first and last name.The High School and Middle School Student Council is hosting a shoe drive!  Please consider donating new or used shoes by October...

October 21, 2019 Read more

Week 9 — 10/14/19

Happy Monday first grade families, I can’t believe that we made it through the first quarter of school. The school year is just flying by. This will be our last week of Art and we will move to music with Mrs. Barton next week. REMINDERS: -PLEASE label all coats, jackets, hats, and other winter accessories with your child’s first and last name. -The High School and Middle School Student Council is hosting a shoe drive! Please consider donating new or used shoes by October 31st. ****Get...

October 14, 2019 Read more