Welcome to Our Blog!

First grade is an important and exciting year in a child’s life. The First Grade Team at Manitou Elementary is dedicated to providing students with an exceptional, memorable, and positive experience that will prepare them for the road of life ahead. We focus on high-quality academic instruction, experiential and exploratory learning, individual empowerment, social growth and relationships, and lots of laughter and fun!

The links above┬ácontain useful information for Manitou first graders and families. Clicking on a teacher’s name under “Classrooms” on the left-side menu will take you to that specific classroom blog.

Please investigate and explore to become familiar with all of our blog pages. Feel free to offer suggestions for ways to improve our blog and make it more useful for you. Thanks for visiting and here’s to an amazing year in first grade!


The First Grade Team