• If you have technology available at home, please feel free to support your child in visiting these websites. 



    Freckle- This website allows students to practice Math and ELA at their skill level.


    XtraMath- This is a website that allows students to practice their basic fact fluency. Great mathematicians need a strong foundation of their basic facts to support them in solving more complex problems.




    Raz-Kids- With Raz-Kids, students can practice reading leveled books anytime, anywhere! Students can listen to books for modeled fluency, read books for practice, then record themselves reading too! Every leveled e-book has an accompanying quiz to test reading comprehension.

    • Copy and paste the website www.kidsa-z.com
    • Enter or choose the teacher's username, mchappel3
    • Find your name.
    • Enter your password.


    Epic- Search a digital library for a “just right” book. Some books can be read aloud to students.  Students are sure to find a book that interests them!

    • Copy and paste the website  www.getepic.com/students
    • Chose student & educator
    • Enter the class code zpc6826
    • Find your name 



    Scholastic News-This website is a Nonfiction Magazine Just for First Grade



     Go Noodle www.gonoodle.com : a great way to take a “brain break” from all of your hard work. Follow along with these fun & engaging videos!


     Below are more free learning websites to explore!




    Image result for storyline online clipart  storylineonline.com




           Image result for abcya   abcya.com



                            Image result for starfall icon       starfall.com                







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    Image result for number line app            Image result for rocket speller app








    1st Grade Reading Level Books | Reading for 1st Grade


    Here are some of my favorite first grade books:



    Henry and Mudge

    Ivy & Bean

    Mo Willems (check them all out!)

    Dr. Seuss (easy readers)

    Young Cam Jansen

    Fly Guy 

    Pete the Cat

    Mr. Putter and Tabby



    Remember: Use the 5-Finger Rule to find "just right books for you" and find so many new and exciting books to love! There are so many stories out there for you to enjoy - dive in!!!

    a year of many firsts: five finger rule | Five finger rule, Teaching  reading, Reading classroom