Mrs. Staranka's Class


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Mrs. Staranka began her teaching career over 25 years ago and holds a Master's Degree in Education. She has taught First Grade, Kindergarten and K-4 Basic Skills.  She has also mentored alternate route teachers.  

Mrs. Staranka lives in Verona and enjoys spending time with her family and friends!




OUR SPECIALS SCHEDULE 
 
Monday: Vocal Music
Tuesday: Technology, Library and Physical Education
Wednesday: Art
Thursday: Vocal Music and Spanish
Friday: Physical Education 

 






 First Grade Fun!

Here are some great websites we enjoy in First Grade.  Click on a link!


Fun Movement Activities: Go Noodle  
     

Character Development: Cool School    


Scholastic Book Orders: Scholastic     



Storyline Online: Storyline Online



Language Arts and Math Games:  


 
                                
                   Place Value Baking Game
 
               Prodigy Math    

                RAZ Kids

            Math Playground

                Art For Kids
         
                      Abcya  

               Education.com  

                   Funbrain     

                    Starfall

                  Toytheater


                 Turtle Diary
                       
                     Nick Jr. 

                 

                       


TYPICAL WEEKLY HOMEWORK SCHEDULE

    Monday:  Baggie Book 
                     Poetry
                     Word Work

     Tuesday: Baggie Book (Library book) 
                     Math
                     Word Work

     Wednesday: Baggie Book 
                          Math
                          Word Work
                          Home-School Connection (due Monday)

     Thursday:  Baggie Book and Math paper

     Friday: Read at your leisure




MAY/JUNE

May 3rd - Happy Birthday Logan!!

May 5th - Harlem Wizards at VHS

May 8th - Field Day - wear blue!!

May 10th - Field Day rain date

May 20th-22nd - Book Fair

May 22nd - Pop-Em's with Parents 7:30AM

May 23rd - Open House


June 6th - Fiesta Fantastica 10:00AM

June 11th - 1st/3rd Grade Picnic in Verona Park

June 13th - Happy Birthday Isabella!!
                    Picnic rain date

June 14th - Happy Birthday Fady!!
                    Flag Day assembly

June 18th - Fourth Grade Farewell 10:30AM
                    12:30 dismissal

June 19th - 12:30 dismissal

June 20th - Move Up Day/Last day of school! 
                    Report cards
                    12:30 dismissal


HAPPY SUMMER!!!!










Any questions - contact me at Mstaranka@veronaschools.org