Welcome to Mrs. O'Brien's First Grade

2019 - 2020



A Typical Day in 1-LO  (Sample Schedule/ Subject to Change) 
8:20 AM  :  Unpack our backpacks, Daily Announcements, Pledge of Allegiance 
8:30 AM :   Morning Meeting     
8:50 AM :  Reading Lesson  
9:30 AM    Snack
9:50 AM   Reading Groups
11:00 AM   Recess
11:35 AM   Lunch 
12:15 PM   Specials    
1:00  PM    Math
2:00 PM    Free Choice  
2:15 PM    Theme (Eric Carle) / Science/ Social Studies  
2:45 PM    Clean up/ Classroom jobs
2:55 - 3:10 PM Dismissal  
SPECIALS SCHEDULE:   12:15 - 12:55 PM 
Mondays :  Music
Tuesdays:  PE 
Wednesdays:  Art
Thursdays:  Library 
Fridays:  Computer
 What's Happening in September...
Introduction to reading routines and reading stamina
Introduction to The Superkids Reading Program   
Chapter Book:  Charlotte's Web  
Writing:Uppercase and Lowercase letter Formation                                  
Math :  Introduction to Math Routines 
Calendar Skills : Days of the Week, Months of the Year, Seasons, Graphs, Tally Marks 
Exploring with Math Manipulatives  and Cuisenaire Rods 
Skip Counting by 1's, 5's and 10's
Science:  Life cycles  Insects 
Social Studies:     All About Me              
 Amazing Author : Eric Carle   
Important DatesSeptember 3:  First Day of School  September 10: Back to School Paperwork Due  September 11:  School Picture Day September 19 : Back to School Parent Information Night  6:30 - 7:30 PM  (Parents only please) October 11:  Teacher Workshop Day October 14: Columbus Day  


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   I am SO excited to begin our school year together!!  Please feel free to contact with me with any questions or concerns.  
To contact Mrs. O'Brien:  
  Email:  obrienl@newmarket.k12.nh.us   Phone: (603)659-2192 (Main Office) 
Mrs. O'Brien