3-4 Classroom

The scoop in 3-4

Quote of the Week: Chosen by Kit ~  “Anyone who ever gave you confidence, you owe them a lot.” Truman Capote What’s Happenin’ Our class read-aloud, Number the Stars, continues to hold us at the edge of our seats.  Historical fiction is a wonderful way to learn more about what it was like in different time periods, during different historical events, and to take on different perspectives.  This week we started to connect the use…

Read More

Getting more focused and fit with CTB!

1/26 Quote of the Week:  from Watson –  “You can’t fit in when you were born to stand out.”  -R.J. Palacio from Wonder Well that week sure went quickly, it must be mid January…this time of year just flies by! Students completed their artist study books and shared during All School Meeting. When kids walked around with the artwork that they created over winter break there were tons of “ooohs” and “ahhhhs,” everyone really appreciated…

Read More

Another Great Week in 3-4

What a fun week! On Wednesday we began Celebrate the Beat with energy, focus, and gratitude. Some kids jumped right into the fun and others took a day or two to warm up to the idea of dance, but now everyone is in on the fun. Some of the highlights for us have been learning about Frida Khalo, self-expression, and learning complicated movement sequences. This week, the ACS Choir had their big performance at Harris…

Read More

Welcome to 2018

Happy New Year, families. Everyone in the 3-4 Learning center wishes you a happy and healthy 2018. We have a special field trip coming up on January 19th from 11:45-2:30 where we will visit the Aspen Art Museum. Lunch is included with that field trip- so don’t send a lunch next Friday.  With the new year we have some new units starting up, read on to find out more. This week we began a study…

Read More

Wow! It’s winter break!

12/20 We hope you all have a wonderful winter break with extra time to relax and good times with friends and family!   We are looking forward to many exciting things coming up next semester in the 3-4 and at ACS… a couple weeks of Celebrate the Beat (an all-school dance creation), nordic skiing (hopeful for a lot more snow), reading book clubs, writing persuasive arguments, fractions and geometry in math, the amazing all-school play…

Read More