5-6 Classroom

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.    

Reading and Writing Summer Homework

Just a reminder about summer homework for ELA (see below). I have told 5th and 6th grade students that they have until Thursday to complete all assignments! 5-6 Summer Homework Language Arts 2016-2017 Reading Assignment: It is so important that your child continues to read over the summer! As an incoming 5th or 6th grader, we expect that he or she will complete a minimum of 15 SRC points per month, which translates into about…

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6th Grade Outdoor Ed!

6th Grade Outdoor Ed!

Outdoor ed is only two weeks away, and I’m excited to finally fill you in with some trip details! The 6th Grade Trip is planned for September 6th – 9th and will be based on Independence Pass. I’m thrilled that Nicole Riess will be able to join us for the entire week and lead the trip with me! We will be camping at Lost Man Campground and activities including rock climbing, hiking, and a service project…

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5th Grade Out Door ED Trip

It is getting closer already. The 5th grade out door ed trip will be Tuesday,  Sept 6th through Friday,  Sept 9th. Please bring your child directly to Aspen Deaf Camp in Old Snowmass at 10:00am on September 6th. Christina L. and myself will be there to greet the kids and get them settled. Pick up will be Friday the 9th between 2-3 pm. Packing List: 3-4 pairs of socks 3 underwear 1 pair of shorts…

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