first grade

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first grade

n
(Education) US the first school year after kindergarten when children are six or seven years old
ˌfirst-ˈgrader n
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But the most touching milestonefor each first-grader is when they encounter their first schoolteacher.
Howard Elementary School first-grader Luis Cook-Partida hasn't quite mastered spelling yet, but he's not afraid to practice with his friend Aldo Sanchez around.
But, an experience I had with a first-grader convinced me there really was something to this.
The winner for a new category for kindergarten through third grade was Asael Sucedo, a first-grader at Lawnwood Elementary, who won $50.
Johanna Hurwitz's MOSTLY MONTY (9780763628314, $15.99) receives Anik McGrory's fun drawings as it tells of Montgomery Morris, a first-grader who has asthma, so can't always play like the other kids.
My seven-year-old son, Charles Fiscella III, is a first-grader at St.
Yuki Yoshida, a first-grader at Osawa Elementary School in Imaichi, Tochigi, went missing Thursday after parting from schoolmates at around 2:50 p.m., and police believe she was murdered afterward and abandoned.
Amber, a cherubic, golden-haired first-grader, talks to the animals in Dr.
According to Farley's story, school officials "were alarmed by acts of 'cannibalism, fanaticism, and disorderly conduct'" in die book, not to mention the line "I'LL EATYOU UP." The story quoted Judge whitten as saying, "Any implication of violence in a school situation, even if it was just contained in a first-grader's book report, is reason enough for panic and overreaction." whitten responded with a lawsuit.
To afford the $650 per month tuition for her 6-year-old first-grader, Jurnee Wade, Lewis practices Declaration of Financial Empowerment Principle No.
The police said his sister Eri, a first-grader, and two other boys suffered minor injuries in the accident, which occurred at the crossing on National Route No.
A FIRST-GRADER KILLS ANOTHER FIRST-GRADER IN THE LATEST SCHOOL SHOOTING, WHILE CONGRESS DEBATES TOUGHER GUN LAWS