Archive for February, 2018

Arcade Opening and Portfolio Night

Arcade Opening and Portfolio Night

Last week was all about getting our portfolios ready for presentation and the opening of the The Sun Arcade. We spent the early part of the week getting our portfolios updated and ready for presentation. If you were not able to come on portfolio night and would like to come another time to see your child’s portfolio, please let us know and we will arrange a time. The Sun Arcade opened Thursday night. We’re still…

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Winter Returned

Winter Returned

Highlights: What did your child tell you about the following events? Let us know via email or tell us in person. Our joint field trip to The Aspen Golf course with The  Carbondale Community School kindergarten. The fraction presentation at All School Meeting.   Language Arts: Reading: For read a loud stories, the focus was on predicting.  When our guest reader, Jim read The Cross Country Cat to the class, he periodically asked the Ks to…

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Smiles and Snow

Smiles and Snow

♥ Happy Friday, everyone! ♥ READING UPDATE: As readers this week, we have been asking ourselves what surprised us and/or what confused us after we read a book. Using The Summer My Father Was Ten as a whole class read aloud, we practiced these deeper comprehension skills together. Your reader’s homework will include a reading log that addresses these same points. This week’s word work has included contractions and -ould words. We’ve been discovering which letters get…

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Wonderful Winter!

2/23 Quote of the Week:  chosen by Mia ~ “Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I will remember.  Show me and I will learn.” Benjamin Franklin What’s Happenin’ Our 3-4 community meetings are a time when we get together as a whole-class, discuss social and emotional well-being, provide leadership opportunities, and offer time for children to present about their jobs. We always begin with breathing practices, often practice envisioning being our best selves,…

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Seussical the Musical

Fun for the WHOLE Family!!!

Looking for something for the whole family this weekend or next?!? You can see Basalt High School’s production of Seussical the Musical at Basalt Middle School. It’s a family-friendly show with lots of laughs, not to mention fabulous song and dance performances. Reserve your tickets online if you’d like to use a credit card; only cash and checks will be accepted at the door. $15/adults, $10/students and seniors. Takes place in the new auditorium at Basalt Middle School. Thursday, February…

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