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Mrs. Melissa Naret » Mrs. Naret - 1st Grade

Mrs. Naret - 1st Grade

Welcome to Mrs. Naret's Class!

"Yes, kids love technology, but they also love Legos, scented markers, handstands, books, and mud puddles.  It's all about balance." - K.G., first-grade teacher
 
 
Along the right side of this page you will find links to information that will help you and your child have a successful year in first grade.  
 
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If you ever have the need to contact me, you can use the link provided on this page to send me an email, or you can send a note to school or call the elementary office.
 

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Christmas Party

On Wednesday, December 12, 2018 first grade will be having a Christmas Celebration.  We have set aside the entire afternoon for this activity.  This will be a relaxing time, so we encourage all students to come to school in their pajamas, slippers, and/or robes.

For our snack, we are holding a cookie exchange.  It would be wonderful if every child could please bring in 4-5 cookies to share.  Drinks will be provided.

PTA Holiday Shop

On Wednesday, December 12 and Thursday, December 13 first grade will visit the PTA Holiday Shop in the gymnasium.  If you plan on sending money with your child on one or both days, please place it in an envelope or sandwich bag, write your child’s name, money amount, and provide a list of people they need to shop for.  While I cannot walk around and shop with each student, I can check in on them to see if they need any help.  Also, if you plan on shopping with your child, please make arrangements to come at our designated time.  We will be at the shop on both days from 9:05-9:55.

Thank you!

Loco
On Thursday, Loco, the Altoona Curve's mascot, and a friend visited our school for a STEM lesson.  The kids helped Loco find the best spot on the bat to hit home runs.  Check the photo album for more pictures from Loco's visit.

Spelling Test Date Change!

Wednesday and Thursday at school have had a lot of interruptions.  As a result, we have not been able to cover all of the material in this unit of Superkids.  I have decided to postpone our Unit 4 spelling test until Tuesday, December 11.  Homework will also be accepted until Tuesday.  Thank you for understanding!
 
Also, I DID NOT send home a December Reading Challenge log.  We are not sending one this month because we are offering the December Book-It as bonus points instead.  Sorry for any confusion this may have caused.

SHS Student Coucil Apparel Orders

Apparel orders were due today.  However, they have extended the deadline and will also accept orders tomorrow, Thursday, November 29.

12:30 Dismissal - Wed., Nov. 21

We will dismiss at 12:30 on Wednesday, November 21 for Thanksgiving.
 
School will resume on Tuesday, November 27 as we are making up the snow day from last week.
 
Have a safe and Happy Thanksgiving!!

Shade v. Farrell Game Postponed to Sunday

The Shade v. Farrell football game scheduled for tonight at 7:00 P.M. at Somerset High School has been postponed until 2:00 P.M. Sunday afternoon at Mansion Park in Altoona.

Veteran's Day Program

Please have your child wear red, white, and blue to school tomorrow.  Also, we are performing at the high school, which means we have to walk there.  It is supposed to snow/rain and be cold.  Please make sure your child is dressed warm enough.

Correction - Scholastic Book Orders

Book orders are due on Wednesday, November 7.
 
 You can send the order form/s to school with a check or you may place an order online using the special class code GT888.  If you already have a Scholastic account from last year, or you created one for a sibling you do not have to create a new one.  All you have to do is link your child to my class using our unique code.  Click here to go to the website.

12:30 Dismissal - Tuesday, November 9, 2018

Tomorrow is 1/2 an Act 80 day for teachers, so school will dismiss at 12:30.

Ec math
HELP!!  I want to award extra points for this work, but I can’t because this paper doesn’t have a name! There are a few students it could belong to. If this work looks like it is your child’s, please let me know ASAP as I need to put in the points before report cards come home on Wednesday. Thank you!!