Aspen Community School

Thanks!

Thanks!

Can you believe that we have been on vacation for three weeks? We hope you and your family is enjoying summer.    Before another day goes by, we want to thank each and every one of you for helping to make our year wonderful! Whether helping us backstage, assisting the Ks with their flying inventions, donating food for our fabulous El Tioga, sorting items for The Family Visitor Center Gift Giving Project, reading nonfiction excerpts…

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Thank you!

Thank you!

Holy smokes, where did the time go?! Before we sign off for the summer, we wanted to make sure you knew about some summer dates. These are also listed in your child’s Summer Notebook (on the purple letter from Michelle Bassi): Wednesday, June 27th at 4:00pm – Book Swap Party #1 Thursday, August 2nd at 4:00pm – Book Swap Party #2 Come up to school on those dates to recharge your child’s reading muscle, swap…

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That’s a wrap!

6/1 Quote of the Week: “Starting a war for peace is like screaming for silence.” MLK Jr. Chosen by Soren What a wonderful year!  Watching the slideshow today brought back so many great memories from the beginning of the school year.  We have had such a great time teaching your children and learning together.  Cheers to a great summer! Summer Homework: All students were given a summer homework journal. It has instructions inside of it.…

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Let’s catch up!

5/25 Quote of the Week: Chosen by Luke, “What lies behind us, and what lies before us are but tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” Families, sorry for the radio silence on the blog lately. We’ve been just slightly busy. Let’s recap for a moment… Spent a week at the Wheeler Opera House Visited ACES Visited the Pitkin County Library Put on a fantastic play…twice Learned how to build tents Learned how to…

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Oh, the Places We’ll Go

Oh, the Places We’ll Go

Highlights: This week the focus was on the upcoming camping trip. In Art, the Ks learned about Andy Goldsworthy and made a group, outdoor sculpture. In Music they learned campfire songs.  With the help of some of the 5-7th grade girls, the Ks took learned how to set up a tent. With Jim and two 7th grade girls the Ks played team building games.   Notes: Camping: Thank you for sending in all your forms and…

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