Ms. McGuire

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This year in Phonics we have done:

-Short Vowels

-Long Vowels



-R Controlled Vowels


Don't Forget

Check on SEESAW to see what we're up to in our classroom.  I also send weekly newsletters via email, so check those out. 



This year in science we have talked about:

-Sun/Moon/Sky above us



-Animals/life cycle

social studies

Social Studies 

We have covered lots of cool topics in social studies this year:

-Needs and Wants

-Goods and Services

-Symbols of America

-President's Day/Presidents




Hi First Grade Families!! 


Welcome to Room 134! 

I'm glad you are here!

I am so happy to be able teach your child every day.  Looking for things you can do at home?  The links and resources on the side can be helpful.   Also, check out our SeeSaw page to see what we've been up to and look for our weekly newsletter in your emails.  

OPS has a few resources that can be helpful when looking for some school activities at home.  Check out the district website at or our school website for links and information.

Daily Schedule

8:50-9:10       Morning Meeting

9:10-10:00     Whole Group ELA

10:00-10:20   Recess

10:20-11:20   Small Group ELA

11:20-11:55.   Writing/Grammar

11:55-12:30    Recess/Lunch

12:30-1:00      Story/Share

1:00 -2:20       Math (Whole and Small Group)

2:20 - 2:35      Recess

2:35 - 3:00      Science/Social Studies

3:00 - 3:50      Specials

3:50 - 4:05      Closing Meeting

4:05. DISMISSAL and have a good night




After your child reads to you at night you may want to ask them some questions about the story.

1. Who was the main character?

2. When does the story take place? (morning or night)

3. What was your favorite part of the story and why?



We have been working on..

*making patterns with manipulatives,

*counting by 2's, 5's and 10's. 

* tens and ones

* less than and greater than

*counting to 100

*addition facts till 10

* story problems


*money-pennies nickels dimes