Kindergarten

Spring!

Spring!

Highlights: For their final Thursday lunch the Ks read their Explorers’ Club books to their seventh grade lunch buddies.  For tryouts, all the Ks sweetly sang Baby Beluga with Stewart. See a picture of the group on the principal’s blog. Some also choose to tell a joke, sing, or dance. Dates: 4/13 Hotdog! El Tioga 4/14 Art Start 4-6 PM, Red Brick 4/27 Taco El Tioga Notes: In celebration of spring and Earth Day, we will…

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All School Meeting & The STEAM Room

All School Meeting & The STEAM Room

Highlights: On the Wednesday before spring break, the Ks spent the morning exploring the effects of air, water, and gravity at The STEAM Room. They had a chance to create floating devices out of materials such as foam, cork, paper, cardboard, and pipe cleaners. They also had opportunities to build structures and to make various Lego machines. On the following day, the Ks proudly showed samples of their Explorers’ Club work at the All School Meeting.…

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Sharing and Reflecting

Sharing and Reflecting

                              Highlights: Watching the Ks share their work at their conferences was delightful. Most of the Ks proudly showed their Explorers’ Club books, tiles, stuffed animals, and masks. Some Ks also talked about their 100-day books and ABC letter pages.  After spring break the Ks will have an opportunity to show their Explorers’ Club creations to their 7th grade lunch buddies. Upcoming…

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Books, Tiles, and Richmond Ridge

Upcoming Dates: 3/14, 3/17, 3/18 Child, Parent, Teacher Conferences 3/21 K El Tioga postponed to 4/13 3/25- 4/4 Spring Break More information will be sent for the following: 4/8 Tryouts for the play 4/13 K El Tioga 5/5 & 5/6 ACS Play 5/25-5/27 K Camping Trip Highlights: Whether copying headings for the title page or creating an illustration for the back cover, the Ks have been engaged in making their nonfiction books. While painting glazes on…

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The Fantastic Ks

The Fantastic Ks

Highlights: On Thursday, the kindergarten through fourth grade went on a field trip to Carbondale to see The Fantastic Mr. Fox. Beforehand, we read most of the book aloud. It was interesting to see the adaptation when the story was so fresh in everyone’s mind. Language Arts: The Ks have begun to work on the cover and title page of their Explorers’ Club book. Many have also chosen a picture to go in the back for the…

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