1st Grade with Jami Rowlett

3/23/20 Distance Learning week 1

Hello First Grade Families, I hope everyone is healthy and doing well despite the new circumstances we are under. Secondly, thank you all for being so great about coming to the school and picking up the necessary items. Because information is changing frequently, the purpose of this blog is to touch base with our families. Plus, it just feels normal to send out a blog at the beginning of the week and normal is a good feeling when so much around us is new.   The staff is getting...

March 22, 2020 Read more

Week 27 — 3/9

Dear first grade families, I hope everyone had a great weekend and are adjusting to the time change. I can’t bel Reminder– 1st graders will be presenting their animal slide shows on Thursday at 1:30 in the lunch room. This is open house style. We hope you will able to make it. Last week 1st graders – added a resource page and transitions to their animal slide showspracticed breaking word into syllables to help decode unknown longer wordsfound the root word and...

March 9, 2020 Read more

Week 26–3/2

Week 26 3/2/20 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 your child.)Math fact sheet each night Last week we: Practiced and tested on -ide words as well as the words “they” and “what”.Reviewed that all proper...

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Week 24 2/17/2020

Happy Tuesday First Grade Parents, I hope everyone had a wonderful long weekend. A sign-up Genius went out for parent teacher conferences. These will be held on Feb. 28. Please be sure to sign up. If you didn’t receive it please let me know and I will email you the link. Also, if you are unable to meet at any of the times let me know and we can schedule a time that works better for you. REMINDERS: PLEASE label all coats, jackets, hats, and other winter accessories with your...

February 17, 2020 Read more

Week 23 2/10/20

Dear First Grade Families, I hope everyone had a wonderful weekend. 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 your child.)Math fact sheet each night Valentine’s Day Since Valentine’s Day is on a Friday...

February 9, 2020 Read more

Thursday 2/13/2020

Dear Parents, Just a reminder we will not be having a Valentine’s party. However, if your child would like to bring in Valentines cards to share with the class they may do so on Thursday. Please remember that we have 24 students. Have your child write who it is from and leave the who it is to blank. This makes passing out the cards much easier. Thank...

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Week 22 – 2/3/20

Happy February!! I can’t believe how fast this year is going. The first graders are such amazing learners and amaze me everyday at all they are able to accomplish. I am extremely proud of all the progress they have made in the area of writing. It is so fun to see the progress they have made this year. WANTED: Please send in a note to your child stating 1 thing you love about them. Please fold it in half (or put it in an envelope) and include your child’s name on the...

February 2, 2020 Read more

Week 21- 1/27/20

Hello First Grade Families, I hope your week is off to a great start. The first graders have been busy, busy, busy. 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 your child.)Math fact sheet each night LAST WEEK...

January 28, 2020 Read more

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