In social studies we have been learning about families and traditions we have. We invited several teachers and other faculty members at our school into the classroom to tell us their family stories. Then we told our own using iMovie. Listen to the story of our favorite family tradition!
Entries Tagged as 'grade 1'
September 30th, 2013 · No Comments · Science
Today in Science we discovered more about air and wind. We went outside to test our homemade pinwheels and blow bubbles. Ask your child about his/her discoveries! What do bubbles have to do with air? What can bubbles tell you about the air? How can you make a pinwheel move?
September 16th, 2013 · No Comments · Science
Today we learned more about air by making balloon rockets! Ask your child: How does air make the balloon rocket move down the line? How did you get the balloon rocket to travel the furthest? Check out the video of the students propelling their balloon rockets!
August 20th, 2013 · No Comments · Celebrations
It’s that time of year again! The sound of excited children has entered my classroom for the 2nd time here at SSIS! We started off the year sharing things we were excited to learn in 1st grade!
June 6th, 2013 · No Comments · iPad, Science
The iPads have been in our classroom for the past couple of weeks, and we are excited to finally share our projects. The students have been working very hard researching and learning about animals from all over the world. We used online resources and books to learn about the animals and their habitats. We organized […]
April 12th, 2013 · No Comments · Celebrations, Literacy, Math, Science
Today the students were the tour guides of the classroom. They directed their parents around the room and visited stations to share their learning with their families. To begin the journey, the students and families watched a slideshow of pictures from throughout the year. Then they visited 4 stations: A writing station, a reading station, […]
March 22nd, 2013 · 3 Comments · iPad, Math
The students are learning how to use the iPads! Today we created math story addition and subtraction problems. See if you can solve them! 1. Spiders in the Woods, By Kristoffer: 2. The Jellyfish, By Tae-Hyun: 3. The Hungry Bird, By Fahim: 4. Fish, By Anna: 5. The Fire, By Romeo: 6. Soccer, By Rikiya: […]