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  • 1. Open House Ms. Mekus First Grade Fall 2008
  • 2. Table Of Contents
    • In this presentation you will:
    • Learn more about me
    • Learn what we are going to do this year
    • Learn how we will use technology
    • Learn about our classroom website
    • Learn the ways to contact me
  • 3. Welcome
    • Welcome to first grade !
    • This will be an exciting year! We are going to learn so much. I look forward to having your child in class.
  • 4. Facts about the Teacher
    • My name is Ms. Mekus.
    • I grew up in East Moline.
    • I graduated from United Township.
    • I attended Black Hawk College.
    • I have a younger sister
    • One of my hobbies is reading.
  • 5. What we will be studying
    • Math
    • fractions, addition, subtraction, problem solving, measuring, and geometry
    • Science
    • Social Studies
    • Reading
    • Spelling
    • -We will have a spelling test each week with activities to help learn the words.
    • Each day the students will either have PE or Music.
  • 6. Classroom Rules/Polices
    • Homework folders go home every night and come back the next day. One side is for keep at home papers and the other side is for homework
    • Planners will be signed to keep parents informed
  • 7. Technology
    • Your child will be learning how to use technology for various projects in order to be successful in school.
    • They will work on the computers to do projects and draw pictures.
    • They will use PowerPoint Twitter, and digital cameras.
  • 8. Technology (continued)
    • On the next slide, there are three images I created either using Paint or a digital camera.
    • These are things we are going to do this year.
  • 9. Examples
  • 10. Classroom Website
    • Another way I am going to use technology, is by having a classroom website.
    • On the site you will find:
      • Links to educational and fun websites
      • A link to the school’s website
      • Homework
      • Calendar
      • And much more!
  • 11. Questions/Comments
    • There are several ways to get a hold of me if you have any questions about your child.
    • You can email me at
    • You can call my home phone at 755-4566.
    • You can call the school number at 123-4567.
  • 12.
    • Thanks for coming! Let’s make this a successful and fun year!