Tag: first grade
What a Local Treasure! Roundstone Elementary First Graders Love Double D Apple Orchard
Mrs. Atkin’s and Mrs. Fairchild’s first graders recently visited Double D Apple Orchard on Scaffold Cane. Our hosts, Larry and Debbie Bullen, took the students on a tour of their beautiful gardens and apple orchard. They talked to the children about the… Continue Reading RES First Graders Love Double D Apple Orchard
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Ms. Fairchild’s first graders performed The Pumpkin Man, a funny fractured Halloween version of the classic tale, The Gingerbread Man. The students worked on reading accurately and with expression as well as speaking and listening skills to deliver a delightful show to several other classes at RES.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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