1E- Newsletter- Week of March 15

What's going on in 1st Grade!

This Week...

Sunday: World Language, Library

Monday: MSArabic/Explore Time, PE, Music

Tuesday: FULL DAY, Art, World Language

Wednesday: Field Trip to MIA!, World Language, Guidance

Thursday: NO SCHOOL- Spring Break

Field Trip Reminder! Wednesday :)

We are going on a field trip on Wednesday to the Museum of Islamic Art to integrate Art, Math, and Technology. A big Thank You to the parents who are chaperoning on the trip. Please remember to send in with your child:


  • Snack
  • Lunch
  • Water bottle
  • Hat and wear sunscreen
  • Wear comfortable close-toed shoes


Students will be responsible for their own belongings. We will be leaving school at 8:30am and will be returning around 1:00pm for afternoon specials. We are excited for a great trip!

Upcoming Spirit Day- Monday, March 30th- Switcheroo Day

The next ES Spirit Day will be on Monday, March 30th (after Spring Break), and will be "Switcheroo Day" (dress up as someone who doesn't normally dress like you-your teacher, a parent, a friend, your future self-anyone!). Posters will be appearing soon!

Science

We are wrapping up our Plants and Animals: Form and Function Unit by finishing up the animals section:


  • finishing animal tech project- identifying covering, ways an animal eats, and how it moves using Book Creator
  • Reviewing and labeling the parts of a fish, identifying their functions

Counselor Coffee

Join the Elementary School Counselors March 15th at 8:10am in the Elementary Cafeteria for a morning coffee and a discussion about Managing Attention and Impulsivity.

Upcoming Principal Coffee

Tuesday, March 17th at 8:05 in the ES Cafeteria – Please mark your calendars. Our focus will be on supporting your child with reading at home. This session will be presented by our Literacy Coordinator, Mrs. Katrina Theilmann. We hope that many parents will attend.