1st Grade

Grade(s): 1st Grade

First Grade Important Student Links

2017-18 1st Grade Research Blabberize Projects

Arapahoe Ridge’s first grade teachers strive to engage all learners to be critical thinkers and to reach their highest potential. We are committed to providing a quality education for your child and will encourage children to become independent and self-confident throughout the school year. We value communication between home and school, and we work hard to develop partnerships with families. Most importantly we work to ensure that school a positive place for your child. First grade is going to be a wonderful year for your child!

Curriculum Information

Important Information For First Grade Parents

Other Resources

Please find more detailed information about each of our first grade classes below. If you have questions about any of our classes and are unable to find the answers you seek in the class descriptions, please contact us and we will be happy to help.

1st Grade Classrooms

Mrs. Glass' Class

"Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn." Ben Franklin

First grade students are filled with so much energy and curiosity about the world they live in!  This natural sense of wonder will drive the learning in our first grade classroom as we become readers, authors, scientists, mathematicians and more.  ...

Mrs. Haviland's Class

Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them. - Lady Bird Johnson

Welcome to First Grade!   We are a highly engaged bunch of First Graders who love learning together.  If you enter our classroom, you would see students reading a variety of books, sharing stories, teaching each other, and asking lots of questions...

Mrs. Prinster's Class

Believe you can and you’re halfway there. -Theodore Roosevelt

First grade is a magical year in the life of a child. The academic growth your child will achieve this year is amazing! My goal is to continue to share the joy of learning in their educational journey. I am so looking forward to spending a year of...

Ms. Young's Class

A reader lives a thousand lives. The man who never reads lives only one.

Welcome to First Grade!  It is going to be a fantastic year filled with many adventures!  If you visit our classroom some things you will see are students engaged in reading a variety of texts, writing and sharing stories, using strategies that...