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Parent Resources

Please click below to check out the following website for resources to help your child.  

Raise the Bar Parents

Be a Learning Hero- Learning Tools


Common Core Standards

Common Core standards have officially been adopted for the 2014-2015 school year.  Below are links to informational pdfs about the English Language Arts and Math Common Core State Standards (CCSS).  


English Language Arts


"I Can" Grade 1 Standards

"I Can" Grade 2 Standards


ELD Standards

Click below to access the standards:

Grade 1 ELD Standards

Grade 2 ELD Standards

Ms. Gilpin

Welcome to Ms. Gilpin's First/Second Grade Class!

Sports Day

Important Dates

December 13- Family Engagement Meeting, 8:15am in P2; School Site Council Meeting, 2:30pm in the Learning Lab; Digital Citizenship Parent Workshop, 6:00pm in the Learning Lab

December 14- No MHS Tutoring after school

December 16- Minimum Day, 12:20 Dismissal, Homework due

December 18 - January 2- Winter Break

January 16- No School, MLK Day

January 26- Minimum day, 12:20 dismissal

January 27- No School, Staff Development Day

Star of the Week and Student of the Month

Star of the Week:

December 8- Dewyond Williams

December 12- Desiree Holguin


November Student of the Month:

Jaide Ledesma

Halloween Fun!

Online Learning Available

Please remember to keep your child active and learning at home!  The following online learning resources will be available for student use at home:  

i-Ready (Reading and Math) 

Raz-Kids (Login Info went home with homework)

Spelling City (Spelling word practice)

Common Core State Standards Resources

Below are additional resources if you would like more information regarding the Common Core State Standards.  


CCSS Videos

Parent Roadmaps to the CCSS

CCSS Shifts in Math and ELA

Contact Information



Ms. Gilpin
345 Boulder St.
Milpitas, CA 95035
(408)635-2876 ext.1126

Online Resources

Math Fluency Resources

Rules to Remember

  1. Always show respect.  
  2. Keep yourself and others safe at all times.  
  3. Be responsible. 
  4. Use the bathroom before you come to school and at recess.

Classroom Schedule

8:00-9:00: Language Arts-Writing

9:00-10:00: Language Arts (Whole group and small group instruction)- Reading

10:00-11:00: P.E. (MON/WED) 

11:00-12:00: Lunch/Recess

12:00-1:00: Math

1:00-2:01: SEAL: Language Arts /Science/ Social Studies /ELD


Staying Informed

Please be sure to check your child's backpack every Friday for the classroom newsletter and corrected work.  In addition, look for your child's homework folder each Monday with homework and news and info from the Weller Office.