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Monthly Archive: December 2013

New iPad?

Did your family get a new iPad for Christmas? There are many apps that are free or low-cost that are recommended for learning. has “The 55 Best Free Educational Apps” here. In our classroom we are using MobyMax. You…
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Family unit resources

Our family collage project was due 12/13/2013. Here’s an example of one easy family tree project: Always use the internet with a responsible adult. We can’t control content of outside links.

Off to the races with MobyMax

Things to the initiative of our students and the good design of MobyMax we are off to a good start. I find it very engaging for students to have personalized learning that offers choices and good content. The only problem…
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Very nice resources for first graders

Thanks to many first grade teachers like Mrs. Yuen (click here) we have excellent resources to draw from. Take a look a the lists of sight words and even a fluency chart for each Open Court decodable book that she…
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Let your best light shine

Our first graders will perform a song on the 20th of December. Here’s is a video of another school’s performance so you can hear the song. (please note: Always use the internet with a responsible adult. We cannot control the content…
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Unit 4 Targets

ELA 1. RW 1.11 Know 110 common sight words 2. RW 1.5 Long and short vowel sounds 3. RW 1.10 Generate sounds for all letters 4. RC 2.2 Identify the title and author (in literature and informational text)   Math…
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