Welcome to Mrs. Shaw's First Grade Class!

Room 114

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Spelling/Sight Word Hunt

We know the following spelling words: and, of, the, a, to, in, is, you, it, that, for, he, was, are, on, as, his, with

We know the following sight words: and, be, help, play, with, you, for, he, have, look, too, what, do, find, funny, no, sing, they, all, does, here, me, my, who, friend, full, good, hold, many, pull, away, call, come, every, hear, said, animal, how, make, of, some, why, her, now, our, she, today, would, after, draw, pictures, read, was, write 

Please read with your child for 15 minutes each night.

Practice counting from 0-100 by ones, fives, and tens.

Our 4 B's are to....

Be responsible

Be respectful

Be safe

Be kind


Your child will come home with their daily green folder.  In it, you will find newsletters, notes and daily work.  You may place any notes, lunch money, or other forms for me in there.  I check them everyday.  I do mark their folders every day with the color they were on for our behavior chart.

Purple - Rock Star!

Green - Ready to Rock!

Yellow - Make Better Choices

Orange - 3+ Warnings, Reflection time, 5 minute time out/Teacher's Choice from recess/free choice time

Red - No recess/free choice time, parent contact or PAC room


We appreciate any/all donations you make to our classroom!

We could always use...

dry erase markers

dry erase crayons

Lysol Dual Action wipes

baby wipes

 healthy store bought snacks (We have 25 students.)

Our Specials/Lunch


Days 1&6 - Guidance/Computer  

Days 2&7 - P.E.

Days 3&8 - P.E. & Art

Days 4&9 - Music 

Days 5&10 - Library

We go to lunch at 12:15.  Feel free to join us!  Adult lunches are $3.55.  Please bring exact change as it is difficult to make change.  You are more than welcome to bring your own lunch from home (no fast food).



 Our Student of the Month (Aug/Sept.) - Rhys

Our Rockstar of the Week - Jacob

Our October birthdays - Andy

Important Dates

October Dates to Remember

Oct. 2-6 - Please send a rock to school with your child that we can investigate during science. They will be returned on the 6th.

Oct. 5 - Individual Picture Day! Please have your child come to school with their biggest smile and dress nicely. 

Oct. 6 - MAPS Reading Test/Scholastic book orders are due!

Oct. 11 - Owl Encounter! College Awareness Day! Wear college gear!

Oct. 12 - MAPS Math Test

Oct. 20 - PINK OUT! Wear pink!

Oct. 23-27 - Red Ribbon Week!

Oct. 31 - Halloween Parade/Party at 2:45! Please send your child's costume in a labeled bag. We will change into them at 2:15.