Archive for April, 2018

The caterpillars are here!!!!

The caterpillars are here!!!!

  We are sure that you have heard all about the big news of the week…Vanessa cardui (aka…our painted lady butterfly caterpillars) are here!!!  The kids were thrilled at the beginning of the week when we let them in on our surprise – we are studying the life cycle of the painted lady!  We welcomed about 40 caterpillars to the classroom on Wednesday.  It was a busy day setting up our caterpillars in their special…

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Week at the Wheeler!

Week at the Wheeler!

Highlights: The K El Tacoga  was a great success thanks to everyone’s participation.  We received rave reviews from the kids and teachers. We made $420.00 toward keeping expenses down for our upcoming camping trip May 22-24th. Play Notes: Thank you for sending in your play forms. If you find that you need to change your child’s pick up plans, please contact Cindy before 2:00 on Monday and Tuesday. If there is a change on Wednesday or…

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Next Week: Week at the Wheeler!

Happy Friday, everyone! THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT NEXT WEEK’S SCHEDULE: Thank you so much for filling out and returning the transportation forms. We have an idea of most everyone’s plan, which helps us get all students where they need to be each day. If things change, then please let us know!!! Casey and I will both have our phones on us at the Wheeler and at school. You can email, pass a message through Cindy,…

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Wheeler Week, Independent Study, *Please Read*

Quote of the Week: Upcoming Wheeler Week ~  Monday, April 30 – Friday, May 3 Cindy has sent out a full schedule of the Wheeler Week, but here is a short version of important times, bus schedule, and plans for the 3-4 learning center.   What to bring: Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday students will need a lunch/snack, water bottle, closed-toe walking shoes, jacket, sun protection. Monday, April 30th – All students need to be at…

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The latest excitement in 3-4…

The latest excitement in 3-4…

4th graders are very excited to start their passages. They just completed some enthusiastic brainstorming.     The fourth graders have been corresponding with pen pals in Pakistan throughout the year. On Wednesday 32 students from Pakistan visited our school. The third and fourth graders partnered with 15 of those students. They spent time getting to know them and asking them questions. During recess, the CCS students taught them how to play American games such as kick…

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