Kindergarten

Finally a 5 Day Week!

Finally a 5 Day Week! Highlights: This week was the first 5 day week in a while. We had a chance to dig deeply into reading and writing, and leaps are being made! This is one of the best times for watching your kindergartener learn and grow as readers, writers, and mathematicians! The week ended with our Veterans’ Day All School Meeting which is one of the best. It was great to have many parents […]

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Conferences and Halloween: a Screamin’ Success!

Conferences and Halloween: a Screamin’ Success! Highlights: What a wonderfully ghoulish week with conferences and Halloween happening one after the other. Thanks to everyone for coming to conferences ready to share, reflect, listen, and discuss your wonderful children. It was busy, and we accomplished a lot! Here are some pictures below… …and from the 5-8 Halloween Carnival:     Wellness: Our 7th grade buddies joined us for lunch on Tuesday! We are getting to know […]

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Friendship Field Trip, shoe tying, first grade sharings, and Halloween is near!

Friendship Field Trip, shoe tying, first grade sharings, and Halloween is near! (*Read below for Halloween Celebration Information.) Highlights: We had another fun-filled week with 7-8 students teaching us how to tie shoes each afternoon, a kindergarten class from Aspen Elementary visiting for a morning, and first graders shared their narratives with us! Check it out and ask your K about it all!!     Wellness: Older kids helping us learn to tie, first graders […]

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Dancing and Aspen Farm Collaborative! Highlights: Wednesday was quite a day! In the morning we had the Aspen Dance Connection perform for us, and then include all of us in a couple of authentic African dances. After that Veronica and Hilary took the Ks to the Aspen Farm Collaborative for a field trip. The focus of this field trip was on the sun and its relationship to the Earth. Ks learned a lot about the […]

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Fall Rocks at Rock Bottom Ranch!

  Fall Rocks at Rock Bottom Ranch!                  Highlights: Rock Bottom – we learned about the chickens, bunnies, goats, cows, crops, and some of us had the chance to explore a bear cave! We also made and drank apple cider. (Check out all of the pictures below. I took more pictures of the Ks who were in my group. I did my best to get the same number […]

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