First Grade

First Grade Curricular & Instructional Program Offerings:

READING

  • Guided Reading groups (small group instruction based on reading level).
  • PALS (small group pull out instruction)
  • Reading Recovery (individual pull out instruction)
  • Community Readers

WRITING

  • Writer’s workshop
  • Young Authors
  • Turkey Disguise project
  • You Are Special books for Valentine’s Day

MATH

  • Saxon math curriculum
  • Math facts banana splits
  • 100th day celebration
  • Supermarket scavenger hunt

SCIENCE / SOCIAL STUDIES / HEALTH – “EXPLORATION STATIONS”

  • Hatch chicks and butterflies
  • “Travel” around the world to experience holiday cultures
  • Community Helper interviews
  • Dental and Vision screenings

PARTIES

  • Students move between stations which include language and math activities.
  • Parents are welcome

Meet your Teacher




  • Lisa Bane
    765.489.4555
    lbane@nettlecreek.k12.in.us



  • Stephanie Bradway
    765.489.4555
    sbradway@nettlecreek.k12.in.us



  • Julie Gose
    765.489.4555
    jgose@nettlecreek.k12.in.us



  • Kayla Walker
    765.489.4555
    kwalker@nettlecreek.k12.in.us