First Graders Visited by a Meteorologist

 A special treat was in store for first graders visited by a meteorologist, as the students were able to ask an expert first hand about what they are studying in the classroom.They learned more about different types of weather and weather safety when  NBC Charlotte...

Beads, Blocks, and Basic Math

Beads, blocks, and basic math concepts are what these first graders are using to show others what they are learning and explain how math works. Using yellow beads in groups of four, Bayfield Early Primary School first grade Alex Larson showed the local school board...

Kids are Singing Through Science and Math

A clever teacher has found a way to integrate music into other subjects and in his class the kids are singing though science and math as well as other subjects.Accompanied by an acoustic guitar, a small girl takes the microphone and sings a loud and confident song...

Teachers Boost Literacy in Young Students

An urban school district is providing special training to help teachers boost literacy in young students.  First graders who arrive at school unable to read, write, or recognize their names or some letters of the alphabet will now receive help to accelerate literacy...

Introducing Music at an Early Age

Introducing music at an early age can be very beneficial. For example, at At Templeton Elementary School first-graders are pickin’ and grinnin’ with the help of the IU Jacobs School of Music. Even though the guitars are half the size of an adult version...