09 February

Presidents Day

Dear Families,
Just a reminder that we will not have school on Friday, February 12th, due to a Teacher In-Service.  We will also not have school on Monday, February 15th, in observance of Presidents Day.
-Mrs. Croft

14 January

Dear Families,
Just a reminder that there is no school on Monday, January 18th, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
Mrs. Croft

01 December


Dear Families,
We made Advent wreaths today in class, and discussed what the four candles represent.  This is such a special time of year, as we wait for the light that Jesus brings to us on Christmas.   Thank you for

10 November

Veterans Day

Dear Families,
We will be honoring our nation’s veterans this week through a reading/art project.  As we thank all who have served, or are serving, we reflect on their sacrifice and bravery.
Mrs. Croft

19 October

Short Vowel Sound Lessons

Dear Families,
We are finishing up our short vowel lessons with some fun projects.  Our paper towel bats went home last week, along with our bat paintings.  This week we will be working on elephant lessons and projects.  Next week

09 October

Science Is Fun!

Hello Awesome First Grade Families!
This week we reviewed the scientific process, and the steps that we use to complete an experiment.  We completed our flower experiment to test the capillary action of a stem, and then finished the week with

21 September

Virtual Back To School Night

Hello Families,
This Wednesday, September 23rd, is our Virtual Back To School Night.  I will post a video that evening on our class Seesaw page that will cover our classroom routines, show you (virtually) around our classroom, and provide you with information

14 September

Amazing First Week of School!

Hello Families,
It gave me such joy seeing the happy faces of my first graders as we greeted each other for our first week of school!  We have been reviewing the order and spelling of the months of the year,

08 September

Welcome To First Grade!

Welcome First Grade Families!
I am so excited to see all of you this week!  We are going to have a great school year based on hope, patience, grace, and love.  There will be a lot of information that I