Archive for January, 2018

Bolivia Book Order

The third and fourth grade students have been working on creating a published bilingual book to send to an after-school center, El Centro De Amistad Y Apoyo, in Cochabamba, Bolivia. The center helps children in grades K-7. Last year the 3rd and 4th graders donated their book order points to order books in Spanish for the center. This year, they are publishing and writing their own stories. Your child is helping to build a library…

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El Tioga Friday & A Field Trip Thursday

Hi All, -3-4 is hosting this week’s El Tioga. We plan to have the students be heavily involved in the preparation and serving, but would love to have a few adults on hand to help out. If you’re available on Friday, please contact Mike or Julie Jenkins:   julitajenkins@gmail.com. -On Thursday, we’ll be taking a trip to the Waldorf School to see a student play highlighting Carbondale and Colorado history. The Colors of a Roaring Fork…

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Stoked!

Stoked!

  Highlights: The Ks are stoked on many levels. They are having such a good time learning lots of dance moves with the CTB crew. They are excitedly learning about their Explorers’ club animals. On Friday, there was a lovely hum in the classroom. The kids were completely engaged learning about their Explorers’ topics. Language Arts: Reading: In conjunction with the CTB artist theme, the Ks watched a short video about Leonardo Da Vinci. https://youtu.be/eEy0njL4DDI…

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Integrating technology!

Integrating technology!

                                                                      Ask your child about… Community share time: sharing one word to describe our day Reading aloud Brighty for Doodle Book Doing a science experiment with Dr. Bruce the Science Moose (scientific method) Showing what we know about data, surveys, and…

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Getting more focused and fit with CTB!

1/26 Quote of the Week:  from Watson –  “You can’t fit in when you were born to stand out.”  -R.J. Palacio from Wonder Well that week sure went quickly, it must be mid January…this time of year just flies by! Students completed their artist study books and shared during All School Meeting. When kids walked around with the artwork that they created over winter break there were tons of “ooohs” and “ahhhhs,” everyone really appreciated…

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