Mrs. Rhonda Walsh

Mohawk Trails Elementary

Carmel Clay Schools

4242 E. 126th Street (Map It!)

Carmel, IN 46033

(317) 844-1158 ext. 1511

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"What's wild about weather?" That is the big question we are exploring in this unit. To answer it, we are reading, writing, and talking about weather and seasons. Be a part of our exploration! With your student, use the words below in conversations about our big question. 

Key words to use in conversation

blows, feels, storm, weather, wind, fast, outside, soft, strong, calendar, cloudy, mouth, rainy, snowy, sunny, year, cold, cool, hot, temperature, warm

 Comprehension Focus for Unit 7

Connections in informational text

Mian idea


Using illustrations and details to comprehend

Compare Texts


Look for a widget on your myCCS page. It is full of information about our new NWEA-MPG Assessment program.

Thank you for making the time to come and learn how we can team together to make first grade the best learning experience for your child. I will keep the power point up all year for you to refer to.


Parents, please look at the link below when the nightly reading is hard to fit in to your schedule.  As a parent, this helped me.

Olympic Reading

Research shows that first grade students need to read 15 minutes five days per week.  Olympic athletes practice a lot to become an Olympic athlete.  We have to practice a lot to become Olympic Readers.  Thank you for your support!