Welcome to Mrs. Walker’s Class!!


Welcome to Mrs. Walker’s first grade class!  This is my eighth year teaching.  I am a former student of DCS and love getting to be back teaching here!   I am so excited about your child being in my class!  We are going to have a great year!

Please feel free to contact me through e-mail at walkerma@daytoncity.net or through our class Dojo account.  

Graded papers and a class newsletter are sent home every Friday.

  Below are the spelling words and sentences for each reading story:

Book 1

Book 2

Book 3


Sam, Come Back!

A Big Fish for Max


Pig in a Wig

The Farmer in the Hat

Tip and Tam

The Big Blue Ox

Who Works Here?

The Big Top

A Fox and a Kit

The Big Circle

School Day

Get the Egg

Life in the Forest

Farmers Market

Animal Park

Honey Bees

Book 4

Book 5

Book 6

A Place to Play

Mama’s Birthday Present

Tippy-Toe Chick, Go!

Ruby in Her Own Time


Mole and the Baby Bird

The Class Pet

A Trip to Washington, D.C.

Dot & Jabber

Frog and Toad Together

A Southern Ranch

Simple Machines

I’m a Caterpillar

Peter’s Chair

Alexander Graham Bell

Where Are My Animal Friends?

Henry and Mudge

The Stone Garden

Breakfast and lunch are free for EVERY child!

Please try and read with your child each night!

No School and Holiday Dates:

September 3: Labor Day

September 19:  Teacher Professional Development

October 15-19: FALL BREAK

November 7: Teacher Professional Development


December 20-January 2: CHRISTMAS BREAK

January 21: MLK Day

February 6: Teacher Professional Development

February 18: Presidents’ Day

March 25-29: SPRING BREAK

April 10: Teacher Professional Development

April 19, 22: EASTER BREAK

Parent/Teacher Conferences:

Thursday, October 11

Thursday, March 14