1-2 Classroom

Maroon Bells Field Trip!

What: Maroon Bells Field Trip! When: Tuesday, September 29th, from 10:00am – 2:00pm. Who: ACS K-1-2 Details: Bus leaves ACS at 9:20ish, makes a stop at the ARC bus stop, and arrives at the upper Maroon Bells parking lot at 10:00. We hike and explore for the day! Back on the bus at 1:45ish, returning to school by 2:30 for our regular dismissal schedule. Your child will need: Backpack, snack, lunch, water bottle, rain coat…

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Bookshelves and Field Trips and School Work, Oh My!

Bookshelves and Field Trips and School Work, Oh My!

Happy Friday, everyone! We have enjoyed another incredible week with your first and second graders. Whether participating in reading groups, sharing stories about horseback riding, learning about the value of coins, or discovering how easy it can be to “switch” a bad day around, your child has grown this week. Many thanks to Sunni McBride, Janie Rich, Chris Faison, and Shirley Foster for taking our class on a fun field trip to Difficult Trail this…

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Happy Friday!

Happy Friday!

Happy Friday, everyone! We have enjoyed another wonderful week with your first and second graders. If we were to list out each and every success we’ve had this week, then this would be the world’s longest blog post! Here’s a little teaser… just to whet your appitite… We wrote and illustrated our wishes and worries about being in first and second grade. Using Eggbert, the Slightly Cracked Egg as a guide, we discussed celebrating our differences (our cracks).…

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1-2 Self-Portraits

What a Week!

We’re up and running (fast)!  This week has been filled with getting to know one another, learning routines, and discovering our new building. Some important things to know: * Summer Book Challenge celebration will take place on Wednesday, September 9th.  Please help your child complete these so they can join in the celebration- not just for the ice cream but to view themselves as part of our reading community. * No School on Monday, September…

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Orange Block 5-8 art homework calendar

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