Welcome to First Grade!!!
Congratulations! You are on your way to first grade. We know you are looking forward to a fun-filled summer, but we hope you will take time to review a few things to be ready for the first grade. Here are some suggestions to get you off to a great start this fall:
---recognize all upper/lowercase letters at random
---identify beginning sound/ending sounds
---write all upper/lowercase letters
---know popcorn words
---say rhyming words
---identify numbers to 20, count to 100, etc.
---enjoy a story everyday
---do simple addition and subtraction
Every student will need the following supplies:
---scissors (preferably Fiskars)
---box of 8 jumbo crayons (no bigger boxes)
---fat pencils (first nine weeks-may buy these at
school) #2 skinny pencils thereafter (buy as needed)
--- 2 boxes of Kleenex
--- 2 large boxes of baby wipes
---bookbag (It must be carried everyday) No Rolling
---Water bottle (optional)
---Hand sanitizer (8 oz)
---Ziploc bags (1 snack and 1 quart)
Have a great summer!!!!!!!!!
First Grade Teachers