First Grade – Ms. Brianna & Ms. Vayti



Keeping Up With First Grade!


Exploring Non-Fiction Stories & Learning About Animal Features – Bats! 

STEAMM Class in the Lion Guard Exhibit 

Congratulations to the Winners of the Fairchild Challenge – Mia & Leela & SPOT Success Students of the Week 



We have a new lunch program! Yummy in my Tummy will be providing nutritional lunches for your child.

  • Menus for MARCH – DUE Thursday, February 15th.    Be sure to keep a copy for yourself!
  • Please send your child to school with exact cash ($5.00 per lunch) and the filled out form in a sealed, labeled envelope.

Important Dates

  • Class Picture Day – Tuesday, February 13th  Please send in order form, if you wish to purchase one


  • Valentines/ Friendship Day Celebrations – Wednesday, February 14th
  • NO School, Presidents’ Day – Monday, February 19th 
  • Tuesday, February 20th – Math Chapter 8 Test 


  • 100th Day of School Celebration – Wednesday, February 21st – Dress like you are 100 years old!
  • PTO Meeting – Wednesday, February 28th, 8:00am


  • Wednesday – Casual Day $2   Early Dismissal 2:00pm
  • Thursday – PE Shirt and Sneakers
  • Friday – Snack Sale $1

February Calendar      February Newsletter



Week of February 12     Chapter 8 test practice review

Week of February 5      New! Weekly Reading Log

Week of January 29    Chapter 7 Test – Review




Parent Resources 

Check out these resources from our Wonders reading program to support your young reader at home!

Unit 4, Wk 3                Word Workout (U4, W3)          Comprehension (U4, W3)

Unit 4, Wk 1                Comprehension (U4, W1)         WordWorkout (U4, W1)

Unit 3, Wk 5                Comprehension (U3, W5)       Word Workout (U3, W5)



Math Resources to support fluency with early addition facts!

Chapter 8 Resources

Scroll down and check out the Interactive Student Edition, Animated Math Models, & Spot Videos for additional practice


+10 facts    Make 5, Make 10 cards     Doubles facts      fact cards-plus 1


…that’s all for now 🙂