Welcome to First Grade!I am looking forward to a great year!My e-mail is firstname.lastname@example.orgPlease log on to your child's gmail and accept my invite to google classroom.I will help your child access their specialist's google classroom when they are in school this week. Please visit each Google Classroom(Gym, Art, Music, Media, and Computers) for days and times of meets. Their Google Meets will be every other week on their remote days. Friday specials will be once a month.All your child will need is a backpack large enough to fit a folder, their chromebook, and lunch. A bag lunch is encouraged this year. They may also bring a water bottle as the fountains are not permitted for use.FYIIn Person InstructionPlease note the first day of school is a Tuesday, so Group 1 will be remote.If your last name begins with A-K: You are assigned toGroup 1.Group 1 attends school in-person on Mondays, Wednesdays and alternating Fridays and works remotely the other days.If your last name begins with L-Z: You are assigned toGroup 2.Group 2 attends school in-person on Tuesdays, Thursdays and alternating Fridays and works remotely the other days.
We will be using Google Classroom. Please log in on the days your child is remote for assignments and google meets. There will be regularly scheduled meets at 2:30 the day your child is remote.
Click on the link below to acccess our Google Classroom.
Chromebooks will come back and forth with your child until otherwise notified. I will be practicing how to log on at school and use various resources.
Please join Remind for updates and messages!
1. Send a text to 81010
2. Text this message @mrstraceyk
Donations can be made anytime during the school year and would be greatly appreciated.
small ziploc bags
large ziploc bags
stickersFrom Our PTNWelcome back! The Switlik PTN is excited to advise our spirit wear sale will run from 9/14-9/25 with DependabiliTees of Howell. Our online store can be reached at:All orders will be distributed by the Switlik PTN. Please include teacher name. If your student is all remote, please be sure to include your phone number and email address. Please reach out to PTN.Switlik@gmail.com if you have any questions.
Our Specials Schedule
There will be Math Homework daily except Fridays. Please read daily.
We will be reviewing the Kindergarten Trick Words. Please review list and practice unfamiliar words.
We will be reviewing letter and sound recognition as well as proper formation of the alphabet.
We will be reviewing Kindergarten skills such as counting and writing numbers, dentifying more and less and shapes.
Addition and subtraction cards can be found at a Dollar Store. Practicing and playing games with these would beneficial.
We will be learning about Rules and Laws.Please encourage your child to be a Bucket filler at home and at school! A bucket filler is kind, respectful, and caring!