First Grade Forest

Ms. Briggs' Class

MCLASS SCORES LOOK GREAT!!! SO Very Proud!!!

mClass Letters

On Tuesday, mClass letters went home to show where each student is at on a scale in each skill. If you have any questions please call or email me.

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Upcoming Events


  • Monday, February 22: Teacher Workday
  • Thursday, February 25: Tea & Talk with the Superintendent for Claxton Families
  • Friday, March 11th: Early Release Day
  • Tuesday. March 15th: Math Carnival and Chicken Dinner 5:30-7:00pm
  • Wednesday, March 16th: K-5 Career Fair in the gymnatorium 9:00-noon


Please Note that: the annual Light the Night Auction is on Friday, March 18

Quick overview of what are we learning

Fundations: This week we reviewed unit 8 to retake the text on Friday.


Writing: We have begun our opinion writing with the duck and rabbit perceptive. We have learned the difference between a fact and an opinion.


Daily 5: We are researching arctic animals using technology like real researchers and we will even create our own non-fiction text about the arctic!


Math: This week in math we introduced a new math tool called the Rekenrek. This tool helps us gain a deeper understanding of numbers. How we can compose and decompose numbers and the relationship between numbers, subtraction and addition.

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