First Grade

ELA/Social Studies Class

"Color the World



Hello, I am Mrs. Boykin. I attended Fayetteville State University. I've been teaching for 30 plus years. I'm very excited to be your teacher this year. You will be able to contact me via email at

Please call the school contact number or send me an email to schedule conferences or to voice any concerns.

Week in Focus

Oct. 18-22

ELA Standards: RF1.3b Decode regularly spelled one syllable words

RL1.1 Ask and answer questions about key details in a text

RL 1.2 Retell stories, including key details, and demonstrate understanding of their central message or lesson.

RL 1.3 Describe characters, setting, and major events in a story, using key details

Monday October 18 No School

Tuesday October 19 The Central Message: What is the message in a story?

Wednesday October 20 Happy Birthday Surprise!

Thursday October 21 The Empty Pot

Friday October 22 My Rotten Redheaded Older Brother

Unit Check

Social Studies Standard:1.G.1.1 Use geographic tools to identify characteristics of various landforms and bodies of water. 1.G.1.3 Understand the basic elements of geographic representations using maps (cardinal directions and map symbols).

Monday October 18 No School

Tuesday October 19 Why do we need maps?

Wednesday October 20 What are landforms?

Thursday October 21 Describing different types of landforms.

Words to Know: (practice sight words daily)

after draw pictures was write read

Phonics: Review Words with short e

Clusters with s

(Practice letter formation)