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Welcome to the Wild Bunch!
Tales of Courage, Legends of Strength
What makes a good citizen?
How do cultures tell their stories?
We will be discussing these questions through the study of:
 puppets, tikis and carvings, dance, and illustrated stories.

We Love Our Earth!

We love science!

Lima Bean Plants
                   Beginning stages of growth                                                                          Becoming a full plant

Gingerbread Haka

Girls' Hula

Class Announcements

  • Donations Please! First, let me start by saying a big thank you to all of the parents who have donated to our classroom so far!  You are amazing and so very appreciated ...
    Posted Nov 27, 2012, 7:49 PM by Unknown user
  • Ways to help your child at home! Some of you have been asking me for ways to help your child at home.  Well I came across a blog that has some great ideas already laid out, saving ...
    Posted Oct 5, 2012, 5:28 PM by Unknown user
  • Welcome! Welcome to first grade! We have so many wonderful things to do! During the first half of our school year we will be learning about how different cultures tell their ...
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What did we do today?

  • Fables! Tuesday, May 21, 2013 The big focus this week will be on finishing our fables!  I will be working one on one with each student to help them tell their story.  They will also ...
    Posted May 21, 2013, 11:36 AM by Unknown user
  • Butterflies! Osprey! Thursday, May 16, 2013 What an exciting day!  When we first came in this morning, we noticed 4 butterfiles had emerged!  Two were still in the pupa stage, but within the hour the remaining ...
    Posted May 16, 2013, 5:03 PM by Unknown user
  • Bye Bye Ladybugs :( On Thursday we said goodbye to our ladybugs.  Third grade is growing plants, so we set our ladybugs free, and we hope they make a nice home for themselves with ...
    Posted May 11, 2013, 6:32 PM by Unknown user
  • Growing Seeds! Tuesday, May 7, 2013 Today we started our Lima bean observations.  We started by putting folded paper towels in sandwich bags.  Then we wet the paper towels with colored water.  We had fun mixing ...
    Posted May 7, 2013, 10:19 AM by Unknown user
  • Life Cycles!! Monday, May 6, 2013 So many exciting changes! When we came in this morning we noticed our ladybugs emerged from the pupa stage, and our caterpillars entered the chrysalis stage! On top of that ...
    Posted May 6, 2013, 11:34 AM by Unknown user
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Spelling Words

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  • First Grade Sight Words...List #1 We will focus on only 5 words a week, working only on the sight words all first graders need to know by the end of the year.1.  after2 ...
    Posted Jan 28, 2013, 9:21 PM by Unknown user
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