Grade One Teachers for 2019 are:
1G - Andree Gloury (Room 13)
1D - Britt Daffy (Room 14)
1P - Brett Pattison (Room 17)
1G/N - Mandy Gladman & Zoe Needham (Room 18)
Some important dates and upcoming events throughout Term 1 include:
Reading in Grade 1
Once your child's new class has settled in, your child's teacher will invite you to come along to reading sessions. A note will be sent home in the coming weeks.
Throughout the year your children will be learning learning about the decoding strategies detailed below, along with others strategies for improving comprehension and fluency. When reading at home they may be demonstrating these strategies to you... and sometimes even explaining them to you!
Homework Expectations in Grade 1
Once students begin taking home readers from school each day they will be expected to complete reading at home 5 times per week. An entry is to be recorded in the student's Home Reading Journal and parents/carers are to sign it off by initialling the entry.
First Days of Grade 1 2019
few days in Grade 1 2The first proper day of school for all our grade one students began on Monday 4th February. Grade 1 teacher would like to welcome all students and their families to our year level.
The first few days of school have been very busy for teachers and students alike. Children seem to have settled in really well. They appear keen to do their best and this will put them in good stead for yea full of learning and growth.
The photos below are from the first few days of Grade 1 2019 in each of the four classrooms. Enjoy!