Big Flats Elementary School
Welcome to First Grade

 

First grade is based on a developmental approach to learning. We promote the physical, social, emotional and intellectual growth of each child, as well as self-esteem and self-confidence. We work to help our students grow and develop, in all areas of learning.

 

Our subject areas include:

 

English Language Arts: Reading, writing, and sight words.
Mathematics: Recognizing numbers, counting in various ways (by fives to 50, by twos to 20, etc.), writing and reading numbers, place values (ones tens), comparing numbers, ordinal numbers (first, second, third, etc.), addition, subtraction, word problems, telling time, arithmetic patterns, money
Science: Plants, life cycle of birds, animals, weather, seasons, earth (rocks, soil, water, air, resources), matter (solid, liquid, gases), forces, magnets, balance and motion, roller coaster, wall design, pebbles, sand, silt
Social Studies: Holidays, my family and other families, community, citizenship, maps, land/resources, now and long ago

 

Teachers: Teresa Gill, Shannah Kamas, Kelly Schrage

 

 


Big Flats Elementary School

543 Maple Street
Big Flats, NY 14814
Phone:  607-739-6373
Fax:       607-795-2555
Grades:  PreK-4
Hours:    8:15am - 2:25pm

Elizabeth Scaptura, Principal
escaptura@horseheadsdistrict.com
607-739-6373