- Community Schools
The continued safety, well-being, and success of our students, teachers, staff, and community has always been our top priority as we navigate the complex and evolving coronavirus crisis. To this end, we are updating our reopening plan to begin the school year in a fully online-learning model for all students which will continue through the last week of September. All students in grades 1-12 will begin on August 18, kindergarten students will begin on August 20.
La seguridad continúa, el bienestar, y el éxito de nuestros estudiantes, maestros, empleados, y la comunidad siempre ha sido nuestra prioridad más importante a manera que enfrentamos la compleja y evolucionante crisis del coronavirus. Con este fin, estamos actualizando nuestro plan de reapertura para comenzar este año escolar en un modelo de instrucción completamente en línea para estudiantes hasta finales de septiembre. Hemos actualizado el calendario para que todos los estudiantes en los grados 1-12 comiencen el 18 de agosto, los estudiantes de jardin de infantes comenzarán el 20 de agosto.
Welcome to First Grade! Students build upon their literacy skills by learning to read grade-level text. Throughout the year, students will develop phonemic awareness, use decoding strategies, and continue to improve their fluency & comprehension skills to become meaningful readers.
First grade authors will learn to write complete sentences while adding supporting details in their written works. Students will add to writing portfolios throughout the year to monitor their progress & success. In math, students will be working on making partners & totals for numbers 1-20, mastering patterns, find missing numbers, improve math fluency using Rocket Math, understand values, diligently practice counting up to 120, know properties of shapes, and money knowledge while identifying key words in story problems. In 1st grade, students will learn helpful strategies to better understand addition and subtraction facts while manipulating numbers throughout problem solving.
The students will focus on building community with Legacy 3 & me practices and by sharing about family & cultural traditions. At Legacy, 1st graders will learn the benefits in becoming a good citizen. Students will study notable people, places, holidays and patriotic symbols. Our little scientists will study weather, life cycles & animal habitats. In addition, there will be Pebbles & Rock explorations, Liquid & Solid experiments and the students will begin investigating nature during our Plants & Insects Unit in the spring. We look forward to watching your young learners grow.