Welcome to 1st Grade!
“Teaching kids to count is fine, but teaching them what counts is best.”
The teachers of first grade would like to welcome you to a year of learning and fun. Here is a look at first grade. There is a lot to see from “a” to “z”.
The A B C’s of First Grade
A is for assemblies we’ll have throughout the year
and for the absentee hotline if your child won’t be here..(610)351-5900 ext. 257ll
B is for book fairs and the new books we’ll seek
C is for the computer lab where we’ll be once a week
D is for dressing your child for school AND outside play
because here in first grade, we have recess each day
E is for e-mail addresses if you need to reach us
F is for fieldtrips and fun on the bus
G is for gym where the kids can all run.
So send your child in sneakers that day so he can join in the fun
H is for homework folders that will go home each night.
Please remember to sign them and make sure the homework is right
I is for Ironton where school spirit runs high
J is for journals where students give their best try
K is for kindness that we’ll be sure to show
L is for the lunchroom where first graders will go
M is for magnets, music, and measuring fun
N is for a no bullying policy ~at our school there should be none
O is for outstanding teamwork you’ll feel throughout the school
P is for the pumpkin patch field trip
that the kids think is cool
Q is for quarters and the other coins we’ll learn
R is for reading from the rocker ~each child will take a turn
S is for students feeling safe at school
And for our mascot named “Star”…the kids think she rules!
T is for the teachers who truly care, who will try to be fair, and always be there
U is for unbelievable progress that will be made this year
V is for the Valentine’s Day party that will be very dear
W is for the walking trail to be enjoyed each day
X is for the excitement about the Crayola Factory trip sometime in May
Y is for a year filled with smiles and fun
Z is for..
zero worries for you to have because your first grader will laugh, learn, and grow a ton!