5-6 Classroom

Wheeler week schedule

ACS  “Dahlapalooza Play” rehearsal schedule for Week at the Wheeler Opera House Monday, May 1, 2017 No Morning Up-Valley Bus (Aspen bus Riders): Students must be at the Wheeler by 8:00 AM.  Please enter through the Stage Door. Morning Down-Valley Bus:   Normal bus pick up schedule.  Bus will go directly to the Wheeler. 10:45 AM   K, 1, 2 students ride bus back to ACS for most of the day. Regular hours for 3-8 2:20 PM…

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5-6 Language Arts Update

This semester, I’ve been impressed by the effort of the 5-6 students in Language Arts. They are a classroom of passionate readers, and they have been curiously diving into Nonfiction Research Projects. Below is an update on our current unit, schedule, and homework. Current Unit: This year in 5-6 Language Arts, we have been using the Lucy Calkins Reading and Writing workshop curriculum. This semester, we continue with a Nonfiction Research Project. Students have chosen topics…

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Ski A Thon

We are hosting a ski-a-thon. Students are invited to ski as many laps as they can safely complete on the Tiehack side of Buttermilk Ski Area. We will have teachers, and other volunteers at the bottom of the mountain cheering them, encouraging them, and making for a festive day on the hill. Prior to the ski day, students are invited to ask for pledges from friends and family outside of the school community in an…

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Two science opportunities Friday night

The 5/6 are studying space in science class right now. There are two opportunities tonight to learn more! The first is an Author Night at Basalt Library with David Aguilar at 5:30. http://basaltlibrary.org/ Also, at Basalt Middle School, Garry is hosting a star night, starting at 5:00 PM.