1st Grade Overview
The mission of the first grade team is to cultivate character hinged on integrity in all students. High standards are set and students are encouraged to be goal setters. Through problem solving and creativity initiatives, students develop into independent thinkers. It is essential to promote literacy in all academic areas and to create challenging learning environments. Through the use of goals and differentiated instruction, all students feel successful and confidence is built. When students take ownership of their learning and celebrate their victories, a great sense of accomplishment is achieved.