Weekly News October 24-28
Thursday October 20th 2016, 3:47 pm
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How is it even possible that we are entering our final week of October? Time is flying by in first grade!ย screen-shot-2016-10-20-at-3-05-12-pm

Reminders & News:

  • Next week is Red Ribbon Spirit Week to show our promise to be drug free! Each day we will show our support by wearing something special:
    • Monday: Team Up Against Drugs- Wear your favorite sport team apparel
    • Tuesday: Orange You Glad You Don’t Do Drugs- Wear Orange
    • Wednesday: Support Red Ribbon Week- Wear Red
    • Thursday: Be a Jean-ius-Don’t Do Drugs- Wear Jeans
    • Friday: Support Penn Manor Pink Out

Looking Ahead:

  • Parent Conferences will be coming up Wednesday, November 9 afternoon and evening and Thursday, November 10th in the afternoon. We will be dismissing at 1:30 Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday of that week.
  • The PTO book fair is the same week as conferences. Stay tuned for our Book Fair date! ๐Ÿ™‚

Spelling Test Update
Monday October 17th 2016, 1:35 pm
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I apologize, but I did not send home the spelling list as I intended on Friday! ๐Ÿ™ I’ll blame the full moon….

Our test will beย Monday, October 24! Thank you for understanding!

Weekly News October 17-20
Friday October 14th 2016, 3:14 pm
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Library tomorrow!
Thursday October 13th 2016, 7:59 pm
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Don’t forget to bring library books tomorrow! ๐Ÿ™‚

Weekly News October 11-14
Friday October 07th 2016, 2:21 pm
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End of September
Friday September 30th 2016, 3:42 pm
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Weekly News October 3-7
Friday September 30th 2016, 3:37 pm
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Good-bye September! It’s hard to believe October is here already!


Reminders & News:

  • Our Spelling test is Tuesday, October 4. Students have been working since the first day of school to use only lower case letters in their writing unless it is a proper name or the beginning of a sentence.ย Please help your child by correcting any incorrect capitalizations at home too. ๐Ÿ™‚
  • The weather is getting cooler and we are going out for lunch recess each day. Please be sure to send a light jacket or sweatshirt along with your child each day.


We had a lot of fun learning about apples this week. We had fun working with our buddies too!We are doing a great job during our Daily 5 work and have also started math stations.


Picture Day Tomorrow
Monday September 26th 2016, 8:51 pm
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Don’t forget to send in apples by Wednesday! ๐Ÿ™‚

Weekly News September 26-30
Friday September 23rd 2016, 3:12 pm
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How are we at the end of September already?! Time is flying by, and we are learning so much!



  • Monday, September 26 is our spelling test.
  • Tuesday, September 27 is picture day! Please send in your payment if you are choosing to purchase pictures.
  • We are celebrating Johnny Appleseed and learning about how he was a good citizen. We will also be doing some science exploration with apples. Please send in an apple or two (or more if you love apples!) by Wednesday. ๐Ÿ™‚
  • Book Orders are dueย Friday, September 30.ย If you want to order online, there is a code on the front of the book order. If you would like me to send your payment, just send a check along with your book order.

Looking Ahead:

  • I will be collecting reading calendars and checking Poetry folder signatures onย Monday, October 3. Thank you for reading and signing these papers for your child. ๐Ÿ™‚
  • Monday, October 10 is Columbus Day. There is no school that day.
  • Friday, October 21ย is a teacher in-service day. Students are not in school that day.

Check out our weather song we learned!



Weekly News September 19-23
Friday September 16th 2016, 1:44 pm
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  • Please remember to have your child wear sneakers on gym days. If you would like to, you may keep a pair of sneakers and socks in your child’s backpack each day so that if you forget, they are prepared for gym.
  • If you have not done so already, please return your KidStuff coupon book or payment in to school ASAP. Thank you for supporting the PTO! ๐Ÿ™‚

Looking Ahead:

  • September 27 is Picture Day! Remember to send in payment with your child if you plan on purchasing pictures. You can send it in early if you would like.