On Sept. 27 first graders had a great field trip to Botanica to take part in their Monarch Days program designed for primary grades. We got to learn about the life cycle of a monarch butterfly, how to tag a monarch for . . .
The first graders have been busy with all sorts of activities this spring. We learned about how seeds sprout and grow by growing beans. After learning about sound, we created musical instruments and played them. We spent . . .
The Goessel First Graders enjoyed an afternoon at Papa's Pumpkin Patch on Oct. 24. We got to learn about how to grow pumpkins. We ate a pumpkin snack, rode on a hay wagon to the pumpkin patch, and picked out our own pumpkins . . .
The first graders are excited about watching and learning about the caterpillars, chrysalises and butterflies in and outside of our classroom. We discovered a lot of butterflies outdoors on Aug. 29. What fun!