Thursday, April 3, 2014

Sunday, March 23, 2014



We are now in the continent of Africa. Africa is the world's second largest continent.  The longest river in the world is in Africa, do you know what it is?   For homework in the next two weeks, we will be studying the animals of Africa and writing reports.  What is your African animal, and what is one fun fact about your animal.

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

First grade is taking off!

Our first grade is touring the 7 continents.  First stop was Antarctica!  Check out our first grade blog.

Saturday, December 21, 2013

Friday, December 6, 2013

Just another busy day in Room F.

We had a super fun and busy day today in Room F!

First we went to the computer lab and finished our fall leaf artwork. 

Then we had our spelling test. 
Before recess we were working on our reading stamina, we are up to 15+ minutes of quietly reading a "good fit book" from our book boxes.  
After recess we played a math game, where we had to find our related fact friend.  

We practiced our poem of the week "The Dreidel Song."
After lunch we worked on our Daily 5, reading groups, had fun Friday free time, and a quick fire drill before going home.

Just another busy day in Room F.  What was your favorite activity today?

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Thanksgiving Traditions

At this time of year, people look forward to certain family traditions. A tradition is “the process of handing down a belief or custom from one generation to the next.” 

Today in class we were talking about our Thanksgiving Traditions.  Some people go to their grandma's house and eat turkey dinner with their family.  Some friends in class eat special food from the countries their family came from.  In my family, my husband and sister-in-law cook the turkey together and then we all sit down at the table together to eat turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and salad.  

What is your Thanksgiving tradition?   

What is your favorite Thanksgiving food?

Thursday, October 31, 2013

Happy Halloween!

A Spooktacular Halloween Day in Room F

Monday, October 28, 2013

Our Daily News

"I liked playing with Abby at lunch time," exclaimed Audrey.

"I liked playing with Santiago at recess," added Kate.

"Making pumpkins was awesome," stated Michael.

"Reading Dr. Seuss from my book box was fun," added Abby.

"I liked doing our adding math," expressed Will.

"I learned how to skip a bar on the monkey bars," babbled Ben.

"I liked playing with Julia and Olivia," recalled Sarah.

"Writing in my journal was fun," added Angelisse.