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About awdavidson

I am so excited to be teaching 1st grade at Colonial Trail! This is my 15th year teaching. I transferred from Hanover County to Henrico County. I have 2 daughters and my husband is also a teacher.

May 13-17

Learning Objectives: Language Arts-Main Idea & Details Math-Problem Solving, Composing & Decomposing Numbers, Equality Science-Force & Motion Important Information and Dates: Spring has arrived – plants are growing, kids are spending more time outside, and the temperatures are warming up.  … Continue reading

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April 29-May 3

Learning Objectives: Language Arts-Reading Comprehension, 5-finger retell (characters, setting, beginning, middle, end) Math-Estimation/Magnitude Science-Force & Motion Important Information and Dates: Spring has arrived – plants are growing, kids are spending more time outside, and the temperatures are warming up.  With … Continue reading

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April 8-12

Learning Objectives: Language Arts-asking and answering questions Math-measurement Science-Life in VA (past & present), Economics Important Information: Please send in your Box Tops for Education! They earn 10 cents each for our school. Wednesday, April 10th First Grade Field Trip … Continue reading

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Week of March 18

Learning Objectives: Language Arts-Making Inferences from text/Main Idea & Details Math-Money/Problem Solving Science-Natural Resources Important Information: Please send in your Box Tops for Education! They earn 10 cents each for our school. Henrico County Family Learning Series https://henricoschools.us/family-learning-series-winter-spring-2019-sessions/ 2019 Henrico … Continue reading

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February 24-March 1

Learning Objectives: Language Arts-Asking and Answering Questions (who, what, when, where, why and how) Math-Telling Time to the Hour & Half Hour Science-Matter, Scientific Investigation/Observations, Dissolve/Separate (hot vs. cold water) Important Information: Please send in your Box Tops for Education! … Continue reading

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February 4-8

Learning Objectives: Language Arts-Plot (Beginning, Middle, End) Math-Fractions Social Studies-contributions of Maggie L. Walker & Arthur R. Ashe, Jr. (influential people in the history of Virginia) Important Dates: Thursday, February 7th Parent/Teacher Conferences 3-6:30PM (sign-up genius link) Monday, February 11 … Continue reading

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Week of January 28

Learning Objectives: Language Arts-Character Traits Math-Shapes with square corners (right angle) Social Studies-contributions of Maggie L. Walker & Arthur R. Ashe, Jr. (influential people in the history of Virginia) Important Dates: Monday, January 28th Teacher Workday, No School Thursday, February … Continue reading

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Week of January 21

Learning Objectives: Language Arts-Making Connections/Asking and Answering Questions Math-Equality Social Studies-Maps/Geography Important Dates: Monday, January 21st Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday, No School Friday, January 25th End of 2nd marking period Monday, January 28th Teacher Workday, No School Thursday, February … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Learning Objectives: Language Arts-Context Clues Math-Part/Whole Fluency & Problem Solving Social Studies-Maps/Geography Important Dates: Friday, January 18th 7:30-8AM Muffins with Mom (please return the form and payment by January 15th if you plan to attend) **We are excited to welcome … Continue reading

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Week of Dec. 17

Learning Objectives: Language Arts-Read and Comprehend Fiction, Segment Words into Phonemes Math-Addition and Subtraction  Facts (Doubles/Doubles Plus One) Science-Winter (Weather and Seasonal Changes) Important Dates: Ongoing-CIA (Cubs In Action) is collecting coats, blankets and socks for homeless children Monday, December … Continue reading

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