Aspen Community School

A Paleontological Moment

A Paleontological Moment

  Highlights: Thanks to Chris Faison our replica cardboard dinosaur maker, the Ks had a wonderful time sorting cardboard bones and putting them together to make an Apatosaurus skeleton in the central area. Literacy/ Wellness. During the week, the Ks responded to three prompts by thinking what they wanted to say, and then drawing and writing their thoughts. Their responses were touching and varied such as When I am in the central area I feel…

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Please Excuse the Radio Silence…And We’re Back

Please Excuse the Radio Silence…And We’re Back

10/26 Quote of the Week:  Chosen by Levi ~ “You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem and smarter than you think.” – Christopher Robin The Scoop: Sorry folks, we know that you eagerly await for Friday at 5:00 so that you can sit down and read your favorite blog, but we have been just a little bit busy the last few weeks and haven’t written to you in 21 days! We have…

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Whew. We made it!

Whew. We made it!

♥ Happy Friday, everyone! ♥ Wowzas, have we had a whirlwind of a week here in 1-2 Land! Celebrity guest readers, ACES, reading, the Aspen Art Museum, El Tioga, math, non-fiction writing, and All School Meeting are just some of the highlights of our week. Super short blog this week because, really, we just want to check in and thank you. Thank you for all of your help with this week’s El Tioga. Thank you for checking your spam…

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Snowy Days and Grateful Moments

Snowy Days and Grateful Moments

Highlights: Thanks for sending your kids to school in winter gear, the Ks had a wonderful time learning about animals in the fall at Hallam Lake. They happily spent close to an hour in the stormy, snowy weather looking for signs of beaver, squirrels, bears, and birds and pretending to be bears hibernating, squirrels gathering cones, and beaver getting away from coyotes. At the All School Meeting, we were able to donate a check from…

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