Aspen Community School

Winter Festival Next Week!

Winter Festival Next Week!

Upcoming Dates: December 13th: K-4 Winter Festival – 5:30-6:30pm By December 14th: Items need to be in by this date for the Kindergarten Gift Giving Project (see more info in announcement below) December 20th:  3-4 Winter Party – stop in the classroom between 12:30-1:30 to join in on the celebration!! December 21-January 4: Winter Break Announcements: Next week’s snack person is:  Trevor The Kindergarten are organizing gift bags for families in need in our valley.…

Read More

Links to Health Unit Articles

Feel free to read the following articles which we are referencing in our health class. The Teen-age Brain: Explanation of changes in the brain during adolescence. We read and discussed this article in class. Adolescent Learner: Scroll down towards the bottom of the article for a list of characteristics common to teen physical, intellectual, and emotional characteristics. We didn’t read this article in class, but I find it very helpful in trying to understand that many teen behaviors which seem…

Read More

Giving

Giving

      Highlights: At The All School Meeting the Ks took turns telling about The Gift Giving Project for The Family Visitor Center. They invited the entire school to help bring joy to needy moms and their babies in the valley by sending in specific items and buying a cookie at the cookie sale on this coming Thursday. (Ask your child and or, check last week’s post for the specific items.) Language Arts:Reading During…

Read More

Back in the Swing of Things!

Back in the Swing of Things!

♥ Happy weekend, everyone! ♥ Welcome back from Thanksgiving Break! We have been enjoying hearing tales of your adventures – from gators and golf to elves and events, it sounds like everyone had a phenomenal week off of school. Here’s a glimpse of our week: READING UPDATE: What a reading life these kids have!  When asked what was the best thing they read today, the room is filled with enthusiastic readers.  Students are making book recommendations…

Read More

Welcome, December! 12/1/17

It’s December, folks! We hope you are all out there doing your snow dances…bring on the snow!! 12/1 Upcoming Dates: December 7th:  Cookie sale during lunch – proceeds go toward Kindergarten Gift Giving Project (only 1 cookie per person; $2 per cookie) December 13th: K-4 Winter Festival – 5:30-6:30pm By December 14th: Items need to be in by this date for the Kindergarten Gift Giving Project (see more info in announcement below) December 21-January 4:…

Read More