First Grade Team

Avalos, Casey
1st Grade Teacher
Bueno, Fran
1st Grade Teacher
Croft, Maureen
1st Grade Teacher
Giger, Margaret
1st Grade Teacher
Meyer, April
Kindergarten
Stephenson, Bethany
1st Grade Teacher

First Grade

 

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PTA Membership Drive

Our PTA membership drive will be from September 14 - September 30th.  Anyone can join PTA!  You can be part of the association without ever attending a meeting or being a volunteer.  Membership forms will be coming home with your child or you can download and print them out.

English PTA Membership Form

Spanish PTA Membership Form

The class that has the highest percentage of membership will earn a pizza party!

PTA NEWS


You are invited to…
Tafoya Elementary School PTA
(Parent Teacher Association)
Meet and Greet Event


When: Monday, September 21st at 6:00 P.M.
Where: Tafoya Elementary School Multipurpose Room
Why: Come to meet our new PTA board members, meet other parents, learn what the Tafoya PTA does, ask questions, and share your ideas!


There will be snacks and drinks provided.
We will also be providing FREE childcare!

 

Weekly Newsletter

 

Newsletter from 1st Grade

September 14, 2015

 

This year is off to a great start!  We are learning new rules, routines and getting adjusted to the classroom.

NEWS:

Fieldtrip:  Please send in your signed permission slip with your $5.00 donation as soon as possible. Parent volunteers: There is not enough room on the bus for you to ride with us.  Please plan to meet us in front of the Opera House at 12:00.

 

In Language Arts, we continue reading and retelling key details in a story.  We are talking about the characters and the setting of a story.  We are learning to retelling using first, next, then and last.

In Social Studies, we continue our unit on American Symbols. 

In Math, students have been working with 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional shapes.  We will be starting measurement.

 

Important Dates:

Thursday, September 24th – Picture day

Friday, September 25th - Fieldtrip to the Opera House

Friday, September 25th  - Hawk Assembly

Friday, October 15 & 16th – Fieldtrip to the Fire House

 

Homework this week: Homework should take about 20 minutes to complete.  Please remember that homework is due on Friday.  Students should be reading each night and writing it on their Reading Log, as well as practicing the sight words on their folder.

 

Subject:

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Language Arts & Math

 

Work on packet

 

 

       Reading

      

       Math

 

       Sight

       words         

 

Work on packet

 

 

       Reading

      

       Math

 

       Sight

       words         

 

Work on packet

 

 

       Reading

      

       Math

 

       Sight

       words         

 

Work on packet

 

 

       Reading

      

       Math

 

       Sight

       words         

 

 

Homework this week: Homework should take about 20 minutes to complete.  Please remember that homework is due on Friday.  Students should be reading each night and writing it on their Reading Log, as well as practicing the sight words on their folder.

Parents: Please read to or with your child for 20 minutes. Return homework on Friday.                  

 

 

 

 

Wish List

Stickers

Clorex wipes

Pink erasers

Pencils

White board markers

Erasers for pencil tops

Plain White Copy Paper

Kleenex

Pencil Grips

Large Zip-Lock Bags (all sizes)

 Full sheet label paper

Glue sticks

EXTRA PRACTICE LINKS

www.abcya.com 

www.starfall.com 

www.abcmouse.com