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Amy Collins

Welcome to 1AC!!!
Our Daily Schedule 

8:20         Arrival/Announcements/Pledge of Allegiance/Morning Work 
8:45         Morning Meeting
9:10         Reading and Writing
9:40         Snack
10:00       Reading and Writing
10:35       Big Recess
11:05       Lunch
11:40       Read Aloud
12:05       Specials                                                                  
12:55       Math
2:00         Little Recess        
2:15         Science/ Social Studies
2:45         Class Jobs/Pack Up
2:55-3:10 Dismissal

Specials Schedule 
12:05-12:50 p.m.
                                        Monday: Library (Bring your books to school!)
                                        Tuesday: Music
                                        Wednesday: P.E. (Wear sneakers!)
                                        Thursday: Computers
                                        Friday: Art 

             What's Happening In November             

Reading: "Super Kids" Unit 2, 3
Writing:   Sentence writing: Uppercase first letter, lowercase letters, spaces between words, punctuation at the end
Awesome Author Study: Jan Brett
Read Aloud Book:  Mrs. Piggle Wiggle

    Concepts: Odd & Even, Tally Marks, Time to the Hour,                               Pennies, Nickels, Dimes, Place Value 
    Facts:  +/- 0, Commutative Property (Turn-Around Facts)
                Make 10 (e.g. 8+2=10, 4+6=10)
      Word Problems: Addition

 Social Studies: Native Americans of the Northeast Woodlands
            Upcoming Special Dates and Events    
  • November 1-6: Parent-Teacher Conferences
  • Monday November 12: No School 
  • Friday November 16: 50th Day of School (dress like the 50's!)
  • Tuesday November 20: First Grade Feast
  • Wednesday November 21-23:  Thanksgiving Break

Fun Websites To Visit At Home

Math:                                              Reading:

(Sesame Street: Guess What's next)                                                                                                                                                                       

(counting by 5's)                                                                                                                          (Frog And Toad Are Friends by Arnold Lobel)                                                                      (counting by 2's)

(doubles facts)                                                                                                                                                                (Brown Bear, Brown Bear What Do You See?)
(how to use a ruler)


(place value)

(A Pumpkin's Life)

(Plankton song)

(How to make a snowflake)

(Martin Luther King Jr. for kids)

(Diwali for Kids)

(Diwali Rangoli designs)

(Jan Brett draws a hedgehog)

(Butterfly or Moth?)

(Life Cycle of Painted Lady Butterfly)

(Butterfly using proboscis)

(Parts of an insect song)

(Busy Bees)

(What is the bee waggle dance?)

(How do bees make honey?)

(Don't Be Afraid Of Spiders)

 (Southwest Florida Eagle Cam)   
(Irish music and images for St. Patrick's Day)                                               
                                                                                        (Chinese music and images for Chinese New Year)
                                                                                                                             (Hamsters in a playground like Humphrey's!)       
(The Original Lorax video)                                                (Hamsters in a wheel like Humphrey's!)       

(force: push/pull)

(seed germination)

(Sound: vibrations and waves)

(Tide pools)

(Tide pool animals)

(Alice In Wonderland Unbirthday song)


Please contact me any time 
Phone: 603-659-2192 (office)

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