W E L C O M E !
Ms. Harbour's First Grade Class
Greetings! My name is Dominique' Harbour and I am a teacher of fabulous first graders here at E. L. Connally Elementary. I am a graduate of Spelman College, where I received a B.A. in Child Development. I continued my education at Georgia State University, where I received a M.S. in Educational Psychology. In 2007, I joined Atlanta Public Schools as a first grade teacher here at Connally. I received a gifted endorsement in 2010 and now spend my summers teaching step at XANADU, a summer enrichment camp for gifted children. I am currently in my 6th year of teaching and has found it to be a very rewarding experience. Committed to creating the best environment possible for my students to reach their full potential, I hope that I have and can continue to inspire my students enough to make a lasting difference in their lives.
What are we learning this week you ask?
Reading: Phonics: Long e, Strategy: Summarizing Skill: Making Inferences
English/Language Arts: Adjectives that compare (-er & -est)
Writing: Persuasive Writing
Math: Problem Solving; Addition and Subtraction Concepts
Social Studies: Goods and Services
Science: Sound (Voume & Pitch)
Parents please make sure that your child is adhering to following uniform:
Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday
Top: Gold or shades of yellow
Bottom: Khaki or blue
Wednesday (Dress for Success Day)
Boys: dress shirt/dress pants/tie (optional), dress shoes
Girls: dress or skirt/blouse, dress shoes
Friday (School Spirit Day)
Top: School t-shirt or blue/gold shirt
I look forward to having a successful school year with your child. If you have any questions you may contact me at (404) 802-8540 or firstname.lastname@example.org.