Carbondale Community School

The Two Sounds of C

/k/ will be spelled with a “c” when followed by “a,” “o,” “u,” and consonants Ex:  Cat, Cop, Cut, Clip “c” will say /s/ when followed by “e,” “i,” or “y.”  Ex:  Center City had a Cyclone

Snow filled week!

We had another great week in the 1-2 Learning Center! Here is some of the fun… We finished our final drafts on our “About Me” paragraphs Made huge snowballs at recess Read Extra Yarn by Mac Barnett and created our own cat bookmarks Started brainstorming for Big Event tryouts We smiled, laughed, and supported one another As we are heading into the second half of our school year we would like to increase the writing […]

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Week of January 13th

                  Last week was a wild week in the 1-2!  Some of the highlights were: Reading to our new stuffed reading buddies; Learning how to write a paragraph and writing a paragraph about ourselves; Reading a book about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and thinking of ways we can help make the world a better place, just like he did.  (Come see our art on the wall!) […]

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A fun week in 2020!

It was so great seeing everyone again! We shared about our time spent away from school and our book of the week was focused on New Year’s resolutions. It was special seeing what fabulous resolutions each kid had. A few stuffed animals joined us during our read aloud this week. We taught the kids about these special pets that gain energy from being read to. On Friday we held a pet adoption day, where each […]

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Welcome to 2020!

Dear 1/2 families, We hope that you had a wonderful, fulfilling, restful, and fun holiday break with your family.  I think we were all ready for a little rest and time to rejuvenate before starting the second part of the school year.  The snow certainly provided a beautiful backdrop for this break!  We would like to thank you all for the wonderful holiday gifts.  We certainly love to work with you and your children…that in […]

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Hands on learning, art, and performances!

Hi everyone! Another busy and fun-filled week is in the books! This last week was busy with lots of artwork for a special project we are making. Additionally, the 1st and 2nd graders preformed Spanish holiday songs at All School Meeting. They enjoyed performing and getting to watch the Ted and Ted Show, an seasonal favorite!  Ask your child about: Spelling BAM! (1st grade) Reader’s Theater (2nd grade) How to build an rectangular array using […]

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