• Welcome to First Grade!

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    Tara Cruz

    Mrs. Cruz  

    Hi everyone! My name is Tara Cruz.

     

    I cannot wait to work together with you and provide a positive learning environment to help your student grow into a stronger reader, mathematician, innovative thinker, and kind student. If you have any questions, please reach out via class dojo, email, or by phone. 

     

    Tentative Daily Schedule:  

    7:30 - 8:00 

    Soft Starts in Classroom 

    8:00 - 8:15 

    Community Time 

    8:15 - 8:30 

    Number Corner 

    8:30 - 8:55

    Math Mini Lesson

    8:55 - 9:15

    Math Small Group 1

    9:15 - 9:35

    Math Small Group 2

    9:35 - 9:55

    Math Small Group 3 

    9:55 - 10:05

    Interactive Writing 

    10:05 - 10:30

    Writing Mini Lesson

    10:30 - 10:40 

    Restroom Break 

    10:40 - 11:10 

    Recess

    11:10 - 11:40 

    Lunch

    12:00 - 12:45

    Specials 

    12:45 - 1:10

    Interactive Read Aloud 

    1:15 - 1:35

    Reading Mini Lesson 

    1:35 - 1:50

    Phonics

    1:50 - 2:10

    Reading Small Group 1

    2:10 - 2:30 

    Reading Small Group 2

    2:30 - 2:50

    Reading Small Group 3 

    2:50 - 3:10

    Science/Social Studies 

    3:10 - 3:20 

    Stack and Pack/Snack Time 

    3:20 

    Dismissal 

     

     

     

    Class Wish List 

     

    Centennial Elementary School
    First Grade Teacher
    tara.cruz@humbleisd.net
    281-641-8840