• Welcome to First Grade 

    The First Grade Team is so excited to be your partners in education. The teachers on this team include: Janette Osterman, Tanya Carr, Sarah Smith and Tiffani Arras.




    Welcome to Seesaw, please click the box that says I'm a Parent. If you need an access code, please contact your child's teacher.  

    Seesaw is the primary communication tool for our classrooms.  You will be able view newsletters and projects through this app.  It is a great way to stay connected!


    Reading and Writing:

    Please take a minute to click on the link “Parent Guide to Language Arts” below.

    Parent Guide to Language Arts (1 page handout)



    We use the Math in Focus curriculum to guide our math instruction.  We also follow the state standards for math.  Students move along a progression to master numbers to 120.  Some of these skill include:

    -Counting and writing numbers to 120

    -Skip counting by 5’s and 10’s to 120

    -Skip counting by 2’s to 50

    -Addition and subtraction facts - with and without regrouping

    -Place value


    Social Studies/Science/Health

    Units of Study:

    Bus, Fire and School Safety

    Dental Health

    Body Health


    Community Helpers

    Past and Present

    Needs and Wants



    Important People

    Maps and Globes