1-2 Classroom

***Important All-School Updates!***

***Important All-School Updates!***

∗Important All-School Updates!∗ In order to keep everyone safe, we have updated our policy regarding technology on the school buses. Here is our new policy, direct from Jim: “Inappropriate use of personal devices on the school bus has become a problem. Students have been leaving their seats to watch and participate in computer games and this has led to disruptions and unsafe conditions. Some students have applications on their phones which are inappropriate for school and…

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Magical Musical Mornings!

Magical Musical Mornings!

♥♥♥ Happy Friday, everyone! ♥♥♥ These crisp Fall days are the perfect backdrop for the incredible growth we’re seeing in our classroom. Well… okay… we love to see your child’s growth during any season, but there’s something a little magical about Autumn! Speaking of magic, be sure to ask your first or second grader about the magical musical morning we shared during today’s All School Meeting. Special musical guests, all-school rounds, middle school singing and guitar playing… it…

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Happy Friday!

Happy Friday!

♥ Happy Friday, everyone! ♥ Wowzas, what a week! Gorgeous field trip, new exciting math games, powerful personal narratives, and thoughtful conversations about our emotions – we have thoroughly enjoyed these past five school days. Your first and second grade readers are now increasing their reading stamina in two ways: Read to self, and read to someone. Be sure to check in with your reader to find out more about these daily reading choices. You may hear about…

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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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