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...and students would like to take this opportunity to welcome Naomi Parrish, fifth grade teacher and Rebecca Cole, first grade teacher, Redoubt's newest additions. We are excited to have them join our Redoubt family. Skyview Middle 2014-2015...
Pioneer Potluck: About my very first day at school Girls squealed and were picky. I could Kick the Can and throw rocks and climb trees just like the boys. My first grade teacher was Miss Thayer. We all called her Miss-a Thayer. I have not idea why. She rang her little tiny brass bell for...
School briefs! K-Beach First Grade will walk in the St. Patrick's Day Parade on Monday. All students please meet a first grade teacher at Baily's Furniture by 4:15p.m. to walk to the Wash N Dry. March 18 ? Band concert in the K-Beach gym...
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...tooth. All first grade classes will be having Iditarod Centers on Friday. If you can help, please contact your first grade teacher or signup on Wednesday - Students will be dismissed at 12:55 p.m. March 18 - Band concert...
More students means shuffling class sizes, teachers, to some displeasure

...kindergarten teacher Audra McCubbins was sent to Redoubt on Monday, about two weeks after classes had started. Sears first-grade teacher Mary Fischer took over McCubbins' class, and Fischer's 16 first-graders were divided up among existing first-grade...
Sears Elementary loses teacher; students lose

...enrollment in kindergarten, Sears will lose a teacher. The domino effect of this is that our grandson loses his first-grade teacher too. Miss Fischer is being moved to teach the kindergarten class that, due to low enrollment, lost a teacher...
What's in a name?

...Kalifornsky's great-niece, said Peter was very involved and loved to teach their native language. Gloria Sweeney, a first-grade teacher at K-Beach shared a story of when Peter visited the school two decades ago. "(He) actually came here and...
Gifts that keep on giving

...take care of supplies," Ermold said. "Get it done, have what they need and get focused back on learning." First-grade teacher Amanda Brendtro has already spent her gift card on art supplies. She purchased clay to add variety to her curriculum...
New charter school opens in Kenai wit, focus on arts, sciences

...time. Teachers also rely on best practices and brain research to deliver instruction to students. For example, first-grade teacher Nancy Lafferty ex-plained, all the classrooms feature pale green wall hangings and curtains. She said research...
Love of reading sweeps through district schools

...and why they need to stay in school and learn all this stuff, because they'll use it later in life," said first-grade teacher Barb Ralston, who organized the event. Guests at Mountain View learned another valuable lesson of classroom visits...


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