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The Joys of First Grade

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October 30, 2014
The Joys of First Grade

First graders tend to be enthusiastic about school. It’s important to encourage the skills of patience and discipline, both at home and at school. You will find as the year progresses, your child will show growth in maturity and self-reliance. Don’t forget to encourage play, which will help your child get energy out and be attentive in school. 


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