First Grade

Old Town Elementary

Welcome to the OTE First Grade Team webpage! Check here for important information and updates throughout the school year.

End of Year Information


First grade is having our end-of-year party on the last day of school, Tuesday, May 29th. The party will begin at 10:30 am and will last about an hour. We will be outside as a grade level on the blacktop/recess area. You can visit the online sign-up if you would like to donate materials or volunteer your time!! We hope to see you there.

Reading Week (May 14-18):

  • Moving on Monday - students get to visit other first grade classrooms to read
  • Toweling on Tuesday - students may bring in a beach towel to lounge on while reading (most teachers allow students to keep their towels at school all week)
  • Wild Wednesday - students may bring in a stuffed animal to read to on this day
  • Thirsty Thursday - students may bring in a beverage to sip while reading (nothing RED, no caffeine please!)
  • Flashlight Friday - students may bring in a flashlight for some reading in the DARK

Semester Awards on Thursday, May 24 @9:30am

All students are eligible for our Spring semester awards. First graders may receive one or more of the following:

  • Reading Minutes - the student met the required reading goal every month January-May
  • Rising Star in ___ - the student demonstrated improvement in a subject area
  • Shining Star in ___ - the student demonstrated excellence in a subject area


May 2018.pdf
April 2018.pdf
April Enrichment -.pdf
March 2018.pdf
March Enrichment.pdf
February 2018.pdf
Feb. Enrichment.pdf
January 2018.pdf
Jan. Enrichment.pdf
December 2017.pdf
Holiday Booklet Directions 2017.pdf
November 2017.pdf
Nov. enrichment.pdf
October 2017.pdf
Oct Enrichment.pdf
Welcome to 1st Grade newsletter 17-18.docx.pdf
SP.Welcome to 1st Grade newsletter 17-18.docx.pdf