Cartoon image of first grade students
First grade heading in colored letters
 
 
 
 
Ms. Manning
Picture of Ms. Manning
Please feel free to email me with any questions or concerns:   manningm@newmarket.k12.nh.us
 
 
 
 
 
IMPORTANT DATES! 
Important dates - Owl beside calendar
    JULY
     July 27      Welcome Back/Supply letter 
                         mailed to students
    
    SEPTEMBER
September 4    1st Day of School
                                (I will meet you in the gym when the bell rings and walk you down to our room.)
    September 11   NO SCHOOL (teacher workshop)
    September 12   School Pictures
    September 18   Parent Night for Grades K-2
                                  6:30-7:30
   
    OCTOBER
     October 5    Early Release (Teacher Workshop)
     October 8    NO SCHOOL (Columbus Day)
 
 
 
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CLASSROOM WISH LIST
Image of dandelion with seeds being blown illustrating making a wish
 
image of glue sticks        Glue sticks! :)  ...(as many as possible!)
image of hand wipesHand wipes (the kind with the pink top)
image of plastic page protectors     Plastic page protectors (for portfolios)
 
Image of sandwich bagsSandwich sized Ziploc baggies (the kind with the slide bar is easiest for students to use)
 
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              READING  
                                 Cartoon image of students reading - 1
 
Cartoon image of students reading - 2   Intro to reading routines and Reading Stamina
Cartoon image of students reading - 3  Intro to our new reading program 
              (Super Kids)
Cartoon image of students reading - 4  Phonemic Awareness (daily practice)
 
Author Study:     
Eric Carle
Cartoon image of caterpillar climbing on tree limb
                      
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              Math 
                    Image of chalkboard and an apple illustrating Math - 1 
 
Image of chalkboard and an apple illustrating Math - 2  Math-About-Me activities
Image of chalkboard and an apple illustrating Math - 3  Intro to math routines
Image of chalkboard and an apple illustrating Math - 4  Exploring math manipulatives
Image of chalkboard and an apple illustrating Math - 5  Calendar Wall routines
 
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             Social Studies 
               Cartoon image of children holding hands while circling the Earth - 1
 
Cartoon image of children holding hands while circling the Earth - 2    Classroom routines and expectations
 
Cartoon image of children holding hands while circling the Earth - 3    Social skills: turn taking, appropriate learning behaviors  (what it looks like to be a
              learner at school)
 
Cartoon image of children holding hands while circling the Earth - 4    All About Me activities
 
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               Science 
               Cartoon image of students in lab coats doing an experiment  
             Life Cycles:  Insects
Example Daily Schedule 
                 (This is a sample schedule that will change)  
                                  Image af a chalkboard with the word "Schedule" written on it.
    
    8:20            School begins
    8:30-8:45     Early bird work 
    8:45-9:00     Morning Meeting
    9:00-10:00    Reading 
   10:00-10:15    Snack
   10:15-10:30    Morning Recess
   10:30-11:00    Reading
   11:00-12:00    Math
   12:00-12:30    Recess
   12:30-1:00      Lunch
    1:00-1:10       Read Aloud Chapter Book
    1:10-1:45       Science/Soc. Studies
    1:55-2:40       SPECIALS
    2:40-2:55       Daily Jobs/Agendas
    2:55-3:05       Dismissal
 
 
     Cartoon image of a group of colored pencils - 1Cartoon image of a group of colored pencils - 2                        
  
Things to bring on the 
1st day of school:
    
    Cartoon image of a single pencil - 1   Labeled water bottle (our classroom gets very warm!)
 
    Cartoon image of a single pencil - 2  Snack / drink  (we have snack each morning)
 
 
    Cartoon image of a single pencil - 3  Lunch from home  OR  Money for hot lunch 
            (we eat lunch in the cafeteria with the other 1st grade classes each afternoon)
 
 
    Cartoon image of a single pencil - 4  Supplies that were listed in the Welcome Back letter you received at home. 
 
 
    Cartoon image of a single pencil - 5  Dismissal information Page from the Welcome Back letter (or this can be emailed to me instead)
 
        Cartoon image of a group of colored pencils - 3Cartoon image of a group of colored pencils - 4