It’s hard to believe it’s that time of year again! We are so looking forward to working with you and your child this upcoming school year! Below is a list of supplies that your child will need for First Grade. Please note that the supply items can be purchased at any Dollar Store, CVS, etc. Please be sure to send in your child’s stationery fee to school in a marked envelope during the first week of school. We hope you have a fun and relaxing summer! See you in September!
**Please be sure to write you child’s name on all of your child’s supplies in permanent marker**
1 Face mask and a small bag for mask while not in use- label bag with name
**Your child will need something to sit on when we go outside. Here are some suggestions- a yoga mat, a flat, foam stadium mat(Dicks sells them for $7), a towel… if you have any questions, please ask! *Label with name*
1 Box of yellow #2 pencils (to be replaced as needed)
**Please sharpen at least 2 of the pencils
1 Pink eraser
1 Box of crayons-no larger than 24 count please:)
1 Pair of kid scissors
2 Bottles of Elmer’s glue
3 Glue sticks
4 Dry-erase markers (black)
1 Small plastic supply box (cigar size box), label with name
1 Package of colored construction paper
2 Large boxes of tissues
1 Personal size sanitizer- to be kept in desk/not be be shared, label with name
1 Bottle of sanitizer- to be used to refill
1 Set of water color paints (Crayola work best), label with name
2 Containers of Lysol/Clorox antibacterial wipes- bleach free 1 Pack of Baby Wipes
4 Different color/style folders(pockets on the bottom) ***Please write your child’s first and last name on the front of the folders.
1 Reusable, no-spill water bottle for classroom, label with name 1 Pack of napkins
1 Clipboard- please write your child’s name on the clipboard
1 Pair of earbuds inside a case or baggie with name
Girls- 1 box of Gallon size Ziploc bags
Boys- 1 box of Sandwich size Ziploc bags
*Stationary Items (to be purchased by school- price subject to change)• $5 Craft supply fee • Scholastic news Subscription $5.00 • 4 primary copy books- $8.00
**The total cost of these items is $18.00. Please send this amount to school by way of cash or check to school in a marked envelope during the first week of school.
Please review the following words over the summer. Your child needs to know these words coming into first grade.
I am so happy to be teaching first grade at SMS this year! This school year will be my 23rd year teaching and my second year at SMS. I have taught kindergarten for 16 years and first grade for my last 5 years in public school.
My goal is to create a classroom environment that will support your child academically, socially, and spiritually. Here’s to a new year of learning filled with new experiences and fun! It‘s going to be an AWESOME year!
I will use Remind to share pictures and to distribute classroom information to parents. Please use the following link for join for the year. There will be instructions on how to join.