Monthly Archives: September 2013

1st Grade Scarecrows

We were ready for the 1st day of fall in 1st grade! We made scarecrows to decorate the construction wall in the hallway across from the office! We even wrote short stories about our scarecrows. What adventurous and creative minds … Continue reading

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Friday Flag Raisers and Reading Buddies

Friday was a fantastically fun day for our 1st grade class! We started off the morning with three of our friends as flag raisers!   Later on in the morning, we got to meet our 5th grade reading buddies from … Continue reading

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Number Bonds

  Today we learned about number bonds. A number bond looks like this…   If we know the whole then we can try to figure out what the parts will be. Today we practiced using our connecting cubes to make … Continue reading

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Learning to Blog

On Tuesday, Ms. Greene came to our classroom to teach us how to sign into the computers AND how to comment on a blog! It will be so fun to comment on posts.

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Hello 1st graders!

It looks like you have been hard at work in 1st grade!  I love seeing all of the wonderful things going on in our classroom.  Mrs. Bauman is a great teacher and I heard that you’re great students, too! I’m … Continue reading

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Way Up High…In the Loft

We opened up our reading loft! We talked about rules and how to be safe in the loft. All of our friends are so excited to be up so high! Look at this view!

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Daily 5- In action

Look at these hard working 1st graders! Great job during your daily 5 choices!  

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Daily 5- Work on Writing

Today we learned how to work on writing. We can make a writing choice from the writing center. Maybe we will write a letter or maybe we will make a list. What fun choices we get to make!

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Daily 5- Read to Someone

In the second week of school we learned how to read to someone. This is so much fun because we get to read with a partner. We have learned different kinds of partner reading like; “you read, I read”, “read … Continue reading

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Daily 5- Read to Self

We do the Daily 5 everyday. In the first week of school we learned how to read to our self. We learned what it looks like for a student and what it looks like for the teacher! We are doing … Continue reading

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