Tag: first grade

Sep 13 2017

BES News 9/12/2017

Mrs. Gina’s First Grade class separated beads on rings to help them visualize different ways to make 6.  A number bond is a mental picture of the relationship between a number and the parts that combine to make it. The concept of number bonds is very basic, an important foundation for understanding how numbers work. Students used the… Continue Reading BES News 9/12/2017

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May 03 2017

RES Students Become Published Authors

Mrs. Atkin’s first graders at RES recently celebrated becoming published authors!  Students wrote about themselves and included a cinquain poem, as well as a self portrait.  Each student gave their best effort in learning about the writing process and the steps in publishing a hardbound book.  This was a unique and enjoyable learning experience.

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Apr 12 2017

Eating Dandelions?

Written By:  Alyssa Howard and Marrick Hester – Roundstone First Grade In first grade we’ve been learning about plants.  Did you know that you can eat those little, yellow dandelions that are in your yard?  At Roundstone we have lots of dandelions.  Ms. Noe told us about the Dandelion Festival in Berea.  She said people eat… Continue Reading Eating Dandelions?

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Dec 15 2016

MVES Students Busy Spreading Kindness

Mrs. Kathy’s and Mrs. Kaci’s first grade classes at MVES have been busy spreading kindness this week.  The students have been challenged to complete “12 Days of Christmas Kindness” before Dec. 20th.  In order to show appreciation for the police officers who work our morning drop off and afternoon departure the students presented them with… Continue Reading MVES Students Busy Spreading Kindness

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Oct 05 2016

MVES 1st Grade Makes Homemade Butter

Mrs. Kathy’s and Mrs. Kaci’s first grade classes enjoyed our visit from Trudy in honor of World School Milk Day.  We learned a lot about cows and the process for milk to get from the farm to the store.  We even learned how chocolate milk is made!  As a follow up to our visit from… Continue Reading MVES 1st Grade Makes Homemade Butter

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May 06 2016

RES Students Visit Salt Petre Cave

Roundstone first graders enjoyed visiting Salt Petre Cave in our very own Rockcastle County. Students watched a video about bats before touring the cave. They learned many interesting facts from their tour guide. They even saw two bats! Salt Petre Cave will be an annual trip for Roundstone first graders. As one student said, “It… Continue Reading RES Students Visit Salt Petre Cave

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Oct 29 2015

Mrs. Gina’s Class Says “Arrrgh!”

Mrs. Gina’s first grade class at Brodhead Elementary was very excited about learning how to read and spell words with the /ar/ (arrrgh!) sound.  They wrote words with the /ar/ sound on  pirate hats and listened to a pirate story ready by our very own pirate principal, Capt. Derrick.  After listening to the story, How… Continue Reading Mrs. Gina’s Class Says “Arrrgh!”

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Mar 23 2015

Tooth Fairy Visits BES 1st Grade

Students in Ms. Starla Benge’s first grade class at Brodhead Elementary School enjoyed a visit from the tooth fairy on March 19, 2015.

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Feb 06 2015

BES 1st Graders Celebrate 100th Day of School

Brodhead Elementary School first graders celebrated the 100th day of school by dressing like they are 100 years old along with other activities.  

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Sep 19 2014

First Graders at Roundstone Use PhotoCard App

By Colin Hamilton, Ally Chandler, and Ms. Noe In our first grade class we have learned about an app called PhotoCard.  You take a picture and then write about the picture.  You can even pick out a stamp and sticker to go on your photocard.  We use it to communicate with our class and other… Continue Reading First Graders at Roundstone Use PhotoCard App

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