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Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 20

Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 20 Wednesday, April 22 Good Morning! Important Information for Parents: Zoom call at 10:30 today! Please have your child ready. They will talk for about 1 minute. They will say what animal they studied and a couple of facts. They may show the diorama or poster during their time to talk! Reading Groups start on Friday unless your child is already in a small group with a Reading S
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Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 19

Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 19 Tuesday, April 21 Good Morning! Important Information for Parents: Thank you for the wonderful Zoom calls on Monday! Next Zoom meeting for both classes—Wednesday, April 23. These will be science presentations. Your child will need to know how to unmute when it is his or her turn to talk. Please watch for your Zoom invitation. Student Lessons: Please start your day with prayer
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Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 18

Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 18 Monday, April 20 Good Morning! Welcome Back to School! We hope everyone had a nice break from our new routine and a very Happy Easter! We look forward to renewing our e-learning time together with some new technology, added lessons, creativity, and being together again through emails and Zoom. During spring break we learned that the e-learning will continue for the rest of th
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HAPPY EASTER

Happy Easter! Photos:
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Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 17

Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 17 Thursday, April 9 Good Morning! We wish everyone a very Happy Easter! Important Information for Parents: Thanks for all of your help with the class meetings! Please look for a special Zoom email for Monday, April 20. Mrs. Sawyer will be talking with the students about the Book Fair and Mrs. Chada will have a music lesson. This will occur at 9:30 April 20 for Mrs. Cobia’s clas
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Epic! Literacy Resource

Our first grade team encourages families to check out a fantastic, free online resource called Epic! Epic! is a digital library of K-12 “read to me” books, offering unlimited access to 35,000 of the best children’s books featuring highlighted text and videos. If you’d like to learn more about Epic! and all it offers your kids at home, be sure to watch this video from SFX reading specialist, Polly Breen. Then vi
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Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 16

Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 16 Wednesday, April 8 Good Morning! Parent Information: Zoom call today at 10:30! Please help your child learn about the mute button. We want everyone to say “hi” at first so we do not want to mute them upon entering. It would be great if they knew where it is so they can mute and unmute by following our directions. We will be trying to mute all from our end, as well, so it is v
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Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 15

Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 15 Tuesday, April 7 Good Morning! Important Information for Parents: *Zoom Call—Wednesdays at 10:30 am. This is ongoing (except for April 15). Please look for your email invitation. *Please note the due dates listed in yesterday’s blog for the Animal Research. *Please respond to the invitation to sign up for Epic! if you have not already done so. This will be necessary for readi
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Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 14

Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 14 Monday, April 6 Good Morning! Important Parent Information: Please read through this whole blog. It contains information that you will want to know about Science. Animal Research Report—Completion Date Goal is Thursday, April 9 Details of the Animal Research Report and Project will be found under Science. Please know that the Animal Research Report would have been completed i
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Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 13

Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 13 Thursday, April 2 Good Morning! We hope you had fun yesterday at our group meeting! It was so amazing to see all of you! Parent Information: We will be back with detailed lessons on Monday. Please use Friday to catch up, find some other fun activities, and do whatever your family can do to relax and recharge. We will have an ongoing Zoom whole group check-in and story every W
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Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 12

Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 12 Wednesday, April 1 Good Morning! Happy April Fool’s Day! We have added some fun to your day today—no fooling! ZOOM today! First, we look forward to seeing everyone today at 10:30 on our Zoom call! Please start the day with your prayers. Please write what you are grateful for. Reading: Please read for at least 20 minutes and record it in your reading log. Is there a funny book
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Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 11

Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 11 Tuesday, March 31 Good Morning! Important Information for Parents: Zoom call on Wednesday, April 1 at 10:30. Please be sure you have received the email invitation to join. If there are any questions, please let us know. The Zoom call will be greeting each other and checking in. Then the students will listen to a story! Mrs. Cobia’s class—Please make sure you respond to the 2n
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Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 10

Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 10 Monday, March 30 Good Morning! Important Information for Parents: We are looking forward to a Zoom classroom call! Both Mrs. O’Keefe and Mrs. Cobia will each Zoom with her own class. Day—Wednesday, April 1 Time—10:30 Please be prepared on your device and look for the invitation.  This call will be about greeting each other and listening to your teacher read a story. Today’s L
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Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 9

Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 9 Friday, March 27 Good morning! Please start your day with prayers. Please write what you are grateful for. Happy March Birthdays! Reading: Please read for at least 20 minutes and record the time in your reading log. Please complete the comprehension portion for Friday in the Reading Comprehension Notebook. Writing: Please write in you spiral notebook or binder about the week.
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Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 8

Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 8 Thursday, March 26 Good Morning! Please start your day with a prayer. Please write what you are grateful for. Reading: Please read for at least 20 minutes and record it on your reading log. Please complete the Thursday part of the Reading Comprehension Notebook. Enrichment activity (optional)—please draw the vocabulary words. Include the 2 words that match on the picture, perh
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Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 7

Learning Adventures Day 7 Wednesday, March 25 Good Morning! It’s Wacky Wednesday today! Please start your day with prayer. Please write what you are grateful for. Reading: Please read for at least 20 minutes and record it in your reading log. Today on Wacky Wednesday try reading in a wacky place! Please complete the Wednesday portion of your Comprehension Notebook. Writing: It’s write a letter Wednesday! Today please
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Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 6

Learning Adventures for First Grade Day 6 Tuesday, March 24 Good Morning! Let’s start with a prayer.   Please complete a page on what you are grateful for. Reading: Please read for 20 minutes (or more) and record it in your log. Please complete the comprehension part for Tuesday in your Comprehension Notebook. You can visualize after you have read the story yourself or reading with someone. If you can, please re
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Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 5

Learning Adventures Day 5 Monday, March 23, 2020 Thank you for all the photos and messages! We want to hear from you. We love teaching and it is helping us to be involved in your child’s learning. We are happy to comment on papers, answer questions, and even say, “hi.” All of your emails are welcome! Please start the day with prayers. Pray for your family and friends and healing for those are sick. Please pray the Ou
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Adventures in Learning in First Grade Day 4

Learning Adventures Day 4 Please continue to send us photos! We will put them on the blog so friends can see each other! Our next post will be for Monday as Friday was a scheduled day off from school. On Monday we will begin adding a science research project. Religion: Please attend Mass online. Please pray for your mom and dad. Please say “thank you” at least 5 times today to them. What are you grateful for today? G
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Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 3

Learning Adventures Day 3 Thank you for the photos, videos, and emails! We love hearing from you and are here for you! When you send a photo please let us know if it is for us or if we may also possibly share it on the blog. We respect that photos are a great way for your child to check in with us so will only share certain photos with permission. Reading: Please read and record in your reading log. Please complete t
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Learning Adventures in First Grade Day 2

Learning Adventures for First Grade Good Tuesday Morning! Let us start with a prayer. Please pray the Sign of the Cross and the Prayer of St. Francis of Assisi. You may wish to add this Morning Offering prayer by Robert Hugh Benson My God, I offer up to Thee my soul and heart And all I do or hear or say And all my work and play. Please talk about or draw what you are grateful for today. Reading: Please read for at le
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Learning Adventures in First Grade

Good Monday Morning! Welcome to Learning Adventures in First Grade! Let us start with a prayer. Peace Prayer of Saint Francis Lord, make me an instrument of your peace: where there is hatred, let me sow love; where there is injury, pardon; where there is doubt, faith; where there is despair, hope; where there is darkness, light; where there is sadness, joy. O divine Master, grant that I may not so much seek to be con
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First Grade News

Important Information: Please see the separate post regarding class work. You are all in my prayers. Please feel free to email me and I have extended that invitation to your children. I am happy to have conference calls next week, as well, if I missed your conference. Please email me a good day and time. Please look for the conference materials that were sent home. I would love to see photos and hear how the children
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1 O’K NEWS

News and pictures from our class                                           include happy girls with Library Book Bags, Happy Birthday Girl and  our Mystery Reader. Despite the health issues of some of our students  we had a great seek together and look forward to resuming classes Wash your hands and stay healthy.Please know all of the First Graders and their families are in my daily thought and prayers.
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Important First Grade News

Important Information for First Grade: Thank you for your support. We have compiled materials for your children to continue learning at home during this time. We know every family is different so we respect your decisions regarding the work. Literacy: The students will read independently and complete the reading log. This will be returned to the teacher upon return to school. There is a “Comprehension Notebook”  to c
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