• Are You Ready for First Grade?


    Are you ready to come to first grade at Paxtang Elementary School?
    Here is a checklist of things you should know.

    -I can zipper or button my coat by myself! 
     
    -I can tie my shoes by myself! 

    -I can count by 2s to 20, 5s to 50, and 10s to 100.


    -I know how to write my first and last name

    (first letter should be a capital letter and the rest lowercase letters).


    -I know how to read all of my kindergarten words.

    -I know my colors and shapes.
     
    -I can say my address and my phone number.
     
    -I can say the months of the year and the days of the week.
     
    -I can recognize a penny, nickel, dime and quarter and say their values.
     
    Most of all have fun this summer and play outside and get LOTS OF EXERCISE! 
    We want happy and healthy first graders at Paxtang Elementary School.
    I can't wait to meet you!  You will have SO MUCH FUN in first grade!