First Grade

First Grade Blog


May9, 2018
by Mrs. Franke

E-Experiment Day

1st Graders did a travelling water experiment today. They watched as colored water traveled via paper towel from one container to another. They also got to see how the colors mixed to make new colors!

First Grade

May8, 2018
by Mrs. Franke

STEM Bins in the DARK!

1st graders are working on creating different items with pattern blocks. Some of the things we were creating were a symmetrical butterfly, flowers, watering can watering the flower, an umbrella and ma

First Grade

May4, 2018
by Mrs. Franke

Interest Fair

All the students put together posters on an interest they had. The 1st graders did a great job putting their posters together and presenting them to our visitors on Friday! Some of our interests were

First Grade

May3, 2018
by Mrs. Franke

A-Art Day

1st Graders talked about pointillism for Art Day and created their own art creations using just dots of paint!

First Grade

April27, 2018
by Mrs. Franke

Peep Structures

1st graders were challenged to make a structure that would keep a peep chick safe from wind, rain and snowstorm Evelyn. They made a plan, drew and labeled a model, made a list of all the items they wo

First Grade

April13, 2018
by Mrs. Franke

40 Day Challenge

The 1st graders took a challenge over the 40 days of Lent. Each day they were supposed to find something that they no longer used or wore and put it in their bag to donate after Easter. Look at all of

First Grade

February14, 2018
by Mrs. Franke

Burying the Alleluia

Students at ABVM had our Bury the Alleluia Prayer Service yesterday. We sang the Alleluia and listened to some prayerful reflections that explained what Lent is, why it is important as well as what we

First Grade

February12, 2018
by Mrs. Franke

100th Day

The 1st graders had a blast doing their 100th day activities on Friday. They had to write 100 words, roll a dice to 100, do activities (like jumping jacks, run in place, write their name) for 100 seco

First Grade

January30, 2018
by Mrs. Franke

Catholic Schools Week

We have had a fantastic week celebrating our Catholic School community at ABVM! Check out our class dressed to the nines for Dress Up Day! Lookin’ good, 1st grade!

First Grade

January30, 2018
by Mrs. Franke

Winter is Here!

New winter morning bins! We are making symmetrical snowflakes, adding numbers from 1-10, and working on fraction halves and fourths.

First Grade

Mrs. Catherine Franke, First Grade Teacher

catherine.franke@abvm.org

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Library

Mrs. Sharon Holl, Librarian

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Art

Mrs. Karly Pennings, Art Teacher

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Music

Mrs. Cindy Ludtke, Music Teacher

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Physical Education

Mr. Andrew Wright, Physical Education Teacher

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Spanish

Mrs. Kay Johnson, Spanish Teacher

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