Classroom Schedule
7:45 am -- Kids come in and organize for the day.

7:50 am -- Tardy Bell Rings

8:00 -9:30 am -- SFA Reading

9:30-10:15 am -- P.E. daily 

10:20 -11:40 am -- Math

11:45 - 12:00 pm --Recess/Break

12:00-12:30 pm -- Lunch

12:35 - 1:25 pm -- Language Arts

1:25- 2:05 pm -  Science

2:05 - 2:35 pm -- Monday---Music special

Tuesday---Art special

  Thursday---Music special

  Friday ----Library Time

Wed. and Fri.---Social Studies 

2:35 - 3:05 pm -- R.T.I.

3:05 - 3:15 pm -- Get ready for dismissal

3:15 pm- Dismissal

Yes, we do have busy days! We get a lot done together. Each year I am amazed at the effort my students put into their days with me. I'm glad to be a part of their learning process!

The pledge of allegiance to the Texas state flag is "Honor the Texas flag; I pledge allegiance to thee, Texas, one state under God, one and indivisible."
 
Classroom Expectations 1. We will act and talk in ways that allow everyone to feel safe and respected.
2. We will treat others the way we want them to treat us.
3.If we see something that is hurtful or dangerous, we will tell an adult immediately.
4. We will act and talk in ways that allow everyone to learn.
5. We come to school on time and do our best because we believe school is important.

Along with our school and classroom expectations, I have some specific classroom rules I like students to follow.

1. Keep hands, feet, and objects to yourself.
2. Raise your hand before speaking.
3. Be courteous and respectful to others.
4. Listen carefully/follow directions.
5. Be prepared for class.
6. Cooperate and do your best work.
7. You are responsible for your own learning - work hard.
8. Follow school expectations.



Math Curriculum Students will identify parts of a calendar. Along with the calendar, we will work with money, place value, graphing, weather, tally marks, # of days in school, even and odd and more! Numbers and Place Value is a topic in math. Identifying and working with story problems, identifying and extending patterns, and two-dimensional and three-dimensional figures are focused on also. First graders will work with parts of a whole, time, money, and measurement.



Language Curriculum 



Social Studies Curriculum

Students will learn relating to family, school, and others in their community.We will look at identifying America and Celebrating Who We Are. We discuss Making Economic Choices, Producing goods and services, and Relationships between past and present.

 

Science Curriculum

Students will investigate properties and patterns, along with properties and patterns in weather, force, motion, and energy.We will investigate rocks, soil, and water. Investigating in Natural Resources, Objects in the Sky, Living and Nonliving things, Plants, and Animals.

Reading Curriculum

We participate in the SFA, Success For All Reading Program you will learn more about. Each student attends a classroom at their reading level.

Comprehension strategies include clarification, summarization, questioning, and prediction. 


Specific skills are geared for the appropriate reading level.

By the end of the first grade school year, students should be able to fluently read at least 60 words per minute.