Fabulous First Grade Flyer

Week of October 17th - October 21st, Issue 9

Fantastic First Graders

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Silas Banta, Addy Trotter, Presley Belle-Isle, Rock Grant, Caleb Ketchand and Makayla Broadnax

Ice Cream

First grade will be able to purchase ice cream on Fridays starting October 7th. Ice cream costs $1.25.
Folsom Thursday Folder

Click here for the Folsom Thursday Folder

Red Ribbon Week

The week of October 25th-28th is Red Ribbon Week. Please see below on how you can help your child show they are drug free each day.

MONDAY- Staff Development Day No School
TUESDAY- Team up Against Drugs (wear your favorite team jersey).

WEDNESDAY- Sock it to Drugs (wear crazy socks)

THURSDAY- My Hair May be Crazy, but My Choices Aren't (crazy hair day)

FRIDAY- Red Out/Walk Out Drugs Day (wear red and walk against drugs during P.E.)


The 2017 Folsom Elementary School Yearbook is now on sale!Order online at http://jostensyearbooks.com?REF=A01003449

This year's book is one you won't want to miss!


Help our school raise money by participating in the Community Rewards Program at Kroger. All you have to do is click HERE . **Kroger Community Rewards requires each person who participates in the program to re-enroll September 1st each year.

Calling all WatchDOGS!!!

You can use the link below to sign up to be a WatchDOG!!



Over the next few weeks your child will be learning about Kevin Henkes, an amazing author. We will be reading numerous books that he has written but if you have the opportunity to read any of his books at home that would be great. You can click on the link below to learn a little about him and see a list of the books he has written.


Counselors Corner

This year, elementary counselors are creating and sharing flyers for the month's focus. This month, the focus is GRIT. Please use the link below to access the counselors newsletter.


Lunch Helpers for Friday

We are in need of parent helpers on Fridays to help us monitor and distribute ice cream. If you are interested in volunteering you can click HERE to sign up. Thank you for your help.

We've Got Spirit YES We Do

On Fridays we would love to see your Prosper spirit!! Please send your child in any Prosper spirit wear or a green shirt. The class with the most school spirit will receive a really cool spirit stick to keep in their classroom for the entire week!!!

Volunteers Needed

First grade is in need of a few volunteers that are available on FRIDAYS to help copy and prepare different materials. Please use the following link to sign-up if you are interested in volunteering.

Volunteer Sign Up

Thank you for your help!


Click HERE to join our fabulous PTO!

Cafeteria Information

  • Breakfast opens at 7:15 am for students at all grade levels: $1.20
  • Lunch: $2.50 Meals include up to 5 items: 1 entree, up to 3 sides and a milk
  • A la cart items are additional cost and displayed in the lunch line. Please visit myschoolbuckswebsite to block a la cart items that fit your family choices.
  • First graders will be able to purchase ice cream on Friday starting October 7th. Ice cream cost is $1.25 each. You may also block ice cream onmyschoolbucks
  • Click HERE for the School Cafe Menu

Mark Your Calendars

October 19th- Punt Pass Kick Competition

October 20th- Red Ribbon Week Kick Off Assembly and Folsom Friday Live

October 21st- Parent Teacher Conferences/ No School

October 24th- No School

October 25th-28th- Red Ribbon Week

October 25th- Picture Retakes

October 26th- Mrs. Cunningham's Birthday!!!

October 31st- Book Hero Dress-up Day

Folsom Website

School wide information

Curriculum News

Math: Related Facts/Fact Families
Writers Workshop: Writing about our reading
Readers Workshop: Describing the plot and retelling the story
Word Wall Words: got, be, stop, dog

Word Family Focus: -op, -ot, and -og

Grammar: Nouns

Social Studies: Landforms
Science: Day and night and objects in the sky