Articles by: Annie Teague and Margret Romero

Fabulous Fall

Fabulous Fall

Highlights: Spending Thursday at Rock Bottom Ranch was delightful. If you haven’t heard about this wonderful field trip, consider  asking your child how many-colored radishes he/she  found, whether the various colored radishes tasted the same or not, what vegetables were in the greenhouse, why the goats and burros are in the same corral as the cows and sheep, and what was his/her favorite part of the trip. Upon returning to school from our awesome field…

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Chilly Days

Chilly Days

Highlights: On Thursday the Ks heard and acted out a classic children’s story called Frederick by Leo Lionni. On Friday morning the Ks were challenged to be Frederick by looking at our colorful landscape outside and drawing it. With the help of Delvon Nemecheck, we all went out into the blustery weather and found spots out of the wind to draw. Language Arts: The Ks continued to learn to read predictable books. They worked on…

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Garden Harvest

Garden Harvest

  Highlights: The All School Garden Harvest El Tioga was a wonderful, positive event. Many parents from the different classes helped. Thank you Amy for soup, Yosefa & Galen for salad, Megan for bread,and Christine for apple crisp. The food was mainly homemade and tasty. Super thanks to Zander, Yosefa, Emira, and Aminah. They not only set out the food, they served it, and cleaned up every dish and utensil. We made $800.00 for the Literacy Lifeboat…

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Fascinating Events

Fascinating Events

Highlights: Did you hear about the two fireman that talked about wildfires and gave the Ks a chance to climb through the cab? Did you hear about a presentation about sorting trash and compost? Did you hear how the Ks made special birthday cards for Cindy and  invited her into the classroom for a surprise celebration? If not, ask your child. Language Arts: During reading workshop, the Ks played sound and letter/sound games. Some are learning…

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Second Week

Second Week

Highlights: For their second all school meeting the Ks bravely showed the school their heart chain. They explained that the hearts reminded them to come from their hearts-to be kind. We enjoyed seeing most of you at our Back to School Night. For those of you who brought snacks, thank you.  The next day, your kids loved seeing their decorated folders, ABC Letters on their books, and your journal entries. In case you want to…

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