Archive for March, 2019

Student-Led Conference

Dear 7-8 Families, Thank you for taking the time to drive up to the mesa and listen to your students’ reflections these past few days. Your willingness to listen, to ask questions, and to engage in their conversations shows that you value their effort and the quality of their performance. You are integral to their learning process, and the value of this hour together is enormous. Thank you!!!! I am invigorated as I listen to […]

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Explorers’ Club Celebration Begins!

Explorers’ Club Celebration Begins! Highlights: The Ks got together with the 3-4s and shared our books. They had created their own non-fiction books as well, so it was a sweet sharing. Check out pix below! Literacy: We are continuing to read “just right” books, and they are getting more complex for each K. We have been able to dive deep into non-fiction with our Explorers’ Club books to the point where Ks are asking me […]

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Big Event Week

We’ve been working on our scenes and getting ready for next week. Monday is our ‘crawl-through.’ Tuesday will be our dress rehearsal, and we will have an audience! Aspen Community School is coming down to watch our performance. On Wednesday, there is a noon release and then the children need to be back at school at 5:00. Thursday is an optional day and then, again, the children need to be back at school at 5:00 […]

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Miss Mare and Peter Pan…

  Highlights: This past week was not the easiest. We could all feel the deep loss of our dear Annie. Ks were troopers, and we could tell they were a sad. In spite of our grieving, we were able to learn a lot! Miss Mare visited and read two books to help us feel better, and we had a wonderful trip to see Peter Pan at the District Theater. Literacy: We are focusing on sequencing […]

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Okay, so maybe we were slacking a little bit…

♥ Happy weekend, everyone! ♥ Holy smokes, did anyone else notice that time seems to be moving at hyperspeed right now? Geez, how is it already Friday? Aside from the multitudes of daily ups and downs that we all juggle during this time of year, holding the emotional weight of losing our dear Annie Banannie is putting some extra strain on our ACS hearts this week. We’re all wishing you a restful and rejuvenating weekend […]

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