Tag Archives: Grade 1

Our Pattern Pictures

This week, we connected with our partner classroom, the Oak Lake Community School Kindergarten class, via video call.  After a quick review of the student-generated guidelines for a great video call from last week, we focused on a patterning lesson.  … Continue reading

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The Pigeon Project: Our Class Journey to Publishing Pigeon Stories

I am excited to start a new school year, especially since I know I have a great group of students and parents to work with! For the first time, I am looping up to Grade 2 with my Grade 1 … Continue reading

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Students Reflect on our Olympics Project

                   

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Reflecting on another Successful Project

Although reflection is an ongoing part of the project based learning model in our classroom, I want to take time at the end of this special Olympics project to think about the learning and teaching involved.  Some reflections from my … Continue reading

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Olympics Math

We continue to add new elements to our Olympics project, ensuring that our learning activities help students achieve outcomes in a number of subject areas.    So far, my students have been doing lots of reading and writing related to … Continue reading

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Supporting our Olympic Athletes: Postcard Writing

We were all very excited when the postcards we designed arrived from the printer this week!  Students were eager to start drafting postcard messages, so we reviewed the message criteria we set with the Kindergartens and students started working on … Continue reading

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Olympics Postcards are Designed!

My Grade 1 students have continued to work with Mrs. Caldwell’s Oak Lake Kindergarten class to learn about the Olympics.  Many students have done research at home with their families and made guest blog posts sharing their findings.  We have … Continue reading

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