Articles by: Annie Teague and Margaret Romero

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Highlights: A happy Valentine’s Day was had by all! The Ks exchanged beautiful cards and enjoyed yummy snacks, thanks to kiddos and parents. This week, we also had a full 5-day week! The Ks read many books, added to their Explorers’ Club books, and learned more about 3-D shapes. We rounded off the week with our amazing Hoedown event! Literacy: The Ks practiced high frequency “popcorn” words – we played popcorn word Bingo, and read…

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K rocks CTB!!!

K rocks CTB!!!

     Highlights: Celebrate the Beat performance was awesome!!! We had a surprise snow day, and teacher professional development day on Friday, so no school for kiddos. This was a short week for us, and it came at a good time as there are a number of bugs going around. Glad that our Ks could get some extra rest this week. Monday and Thursday were our main academic days this week. We were able to read a…

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Skiing and Dancing into February

Skiing and Dancing into February

Highlights: Nordic skiing and Celebrate the Beat kept us very busy this week! Much fun and learning was had by all! What an amazing morning we had at the Aspen Cross Country Center. We had such nice weather, it was pure enjoyment. Missy Pruden, retired 1-2 teacher and Nordic instructor extraordinaire, joined us for a couple of hours of fun! The kids all really improved a lot! Thanks to Molly Haberman for instructing us, Jen…

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Celebrate the Beat!

Celebrate the Beat!

  Highlights: After ending the week last week with a snow day, we started the week with the MLK holiday and then welcomed our Ks back on Tuesday. Because of the snow day and working hard on report cards, I didn’t write a blog the week before last. I plum forgot! That week should not be lost, as we started our Explorers’ Club, and Celebrate the Beat! Explorers’ Club is when each K chooses an…

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Starting the new year off right…

Starting the new year off right…

 Highlights: We had another heartfelt, busy, hard-working, huge learning week! Tuesday we welcomed the Ks back to school! It was a joyful time getting reacquainted, asking questions about break, giving hugs, and smiles were bright. We moved into our discussion about Chris, and it went very well. The kids were touched and sad, but no one fell apart. Jim joined us for the conversation. Together we were able to answer questions about what happened to…

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