Grand Canyon National Park

Stem work with marble run

Spelling Words

Week of February 25

spelling 1st List 25                  spelling 2nd List 25

Week of March 4

spelling 2nd List 26               spelling 1st List 26

Important Dates:

  • Half Day Wednesday, February 27
  • Class Pictures Wednesday, February 27
  • Click for February Calendar:  February 2019
  • Click for March Calendar: March 2019

Upcoming Field Trips:

  • March 1; Long Key State Park

Please visit our Dropbox website to view more classroom pictures.


New passwords stapled in green folder

Typing Club:  Information was sent home in the green folder about how to log on.  Username is (lastnamefirstinitial, i.e., bordersk)  Please help your child to log in at least three times a week to practice typing and learn some foundational skills.

Reading A-Z:  Students have an account on RAZ Kids.  Please have your child read daily.  If you would like to use the Reading A-Z books, you may download the Kids A-Z app or log in at  If you are setting the program up for the first time, enter the username, ksullivan122.

MobyMax:  We are excited to implement a new web-based curriculum called MobyMax in our classroom. Placement tests that accurately identify where your child excels, and where his or her “missing skills” are. Targeted instruction to “fill in” those missing skills. Systematic review sessions that ensure that your child retains 100% of what he or she has learned.  School code:  fl4013, u/n (firstlast), p/w (same as their Reading A-Z password)

Show and Tell

First Thursday:  Kody, Carter, Tyler, Alexa

Second Thursday:  Sarah, Molly, Rodney, Liv, Aniyah

Third Thursday:  Water, Milena, David, Rafael

Fourth Thursday:  John, Eli, Kate, Piper, Lacey

Kathie Borders
Lead Teacher 1st & 2nd Grade