Aspen Community School

The First Week

The First Week

  Highlights:The first four days of school were exciting and filled with many positive moments. As the week progressed most of the Ks became more relaxed and were able to have his/her parent depart without a fuss. The Ks enjoyed establishing friendships and making new friends, picking crab apples and making apple prints for their Aa page for their ABC book, creating a ceramic pot, exploring the outside, and playing during Choice time. Language Arts:…

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First week of school? CHECK!

♥ Happy Friday, everyone! ♥ Wowzas, what an incredible first week of school we’ve just enjoyed with your first and second graders. Routines are becoming more habitual, friendships are being forged and celebrated, and the inquiry that’s flowing through our classroom air is tangible! Here is a more specific look into your first or second grader’s week… READING UPDATE: Your first grade readers are developing habits for reading long and strong!  They have learned that first grade…

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Week One in the Books

Week One in the Books

8/31 Quote of the Week: “We can complain because rose bushes have thorns or we can rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.” – Abraham Lincoln The Scoop We did it! Week 1 is complete! You officially have children that are third and fourth graders, and they are a wonderful crew. This blog will typically give a summary of new things that are happening in our class, explain important home-school connections like homework, list upcoming dates,…

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2018-2019 Back to School Letter (aka: We are getting quite excited!)

Oh, yay! It’s you! We’re so happy that you’ve found our Welcome Back blog post. Nicely done! Now… before you read any further, please make sure that you’ve subscribed to our blog. This is our primary mode of weekly classroom communication, and we don’t want you to miss out on any upcoming news or events. Pop over to the right side of our page, scroll down a bit, enter your email address, and then hit…

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