1st Grade News

December 2013 • Clarksville Elementary

Upcoming Dates

December 9th Progress Reports Issued
December 12th-13th Holiday Shop

December 16th- wear Red

December 17th Multicultural Assembly; wear Yellow & Orange

December 18th Band&Strings Concert / Winter Sing-A-Long; wear Green

December 19th Winter Rotations; wear Blue

December 20th Cougar Club Game Day & First Grade Book Exchange/ wear Purple

December 23-January 1st WINTER BREAK!!!

December 31st....HAPPY NEW YEAR !!!

First Grade Fun.......

Book Exchange

On December 20th we will have our annual First Grade Book Exchange. Please send in a new book, inscribed with your child’s name; 2013; and "My wish for you is______. The book should NOT be specific to gender or religious affiliation. Remember to wrap it in your favorite paper before sending it to school.


Cougar Club

First Grade will be having a special Game Day 9:45-10:15 on Friday December 20th. We are asking students to bring in one game (no electronics please) to play with a friend.



You Are Invited.......Please join us on December 17th for Howard County Public Library's Presentation: MulticulturalMedley

Students will sample cultures of the world through stories, songs, and activities.

Mrs. Kinner's & Mrs Moore's classes 1:30 - 2:00

Mrs. McIntyre's & Mrs. Rosnik's classes 2:00-2:30



Library's Presentation: MulticulturalMedley

Tuesday, Dec. 17th 2013 at 1:30-2:30pm

Mrs. Kinner's room 1:30 Mrs. McIntyre's room 2:00

Students will sample cultures of the world through stories, songs, and activities.

Mrs. Kinner's & Mrs Moore's classes 1:30 - 2:00

Mrs. McIntyre's & Mrs. Rosnik's classes 2:00-2:30


* Please RSVP if you are planning to join us and indicate which class/time slot you will attend. Thank you !


RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Native American Presentation

On November 25, 2013, we celebrated Native American Heritage Month with a presentation from Mrs. Rosnik. Mrs. Rosnik is a member of the Colville Tribe, which is in Washington State, and she shared some traditions and artifacts from her tribe with the first grade.


The First Grade Team

Kim Kinner, Team Leader - kimberly_kinner@hcpss.org
Janelle McIntyre, Teacher - janelle_mcintyre@hcpss.org
Teri Moore, Teacher - katherine_moore@hcpss.org
Bobbie Rosnik, Teacher - roberta_rosnik@hcpss.org
Janet Boyce, Para Professional - janet_boyce@hcpss.org