Carbondale Community School

The Two Sounds of C

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

All School Meeting May 17, 2019

All School Meeting May 17, 2019

By Julianna Pittz First, we sat in our family groups. Swing Dance Elleree, Sierra, Zoe, and Suzannah did a swing dance.           CSS Visitors Robin, our old PE teacher came back and came with her school, The Colorado Springs School, CSS, they told us what they are doing in Carbondale. They have been camping in our schoolyard for the past two days if you didn’t know. They are the 6th and…

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Weekly News/ New 2019-20 Calendar

Weekly News/ New 2019-20 Calendar

Dear CCS Families,   El Tioga this Friday, May 10 will be sponsored by the 1-2 Learning Center.    The menu is: Peppino’s Pizza Lemonade The cost is $5/ student Please send your child with the money to school Friday morning. NO IOU’s!    Class Photo Order Deadline this Friday The photos are displayed at the CCS front desk. Deadline to order is this Friday, May 10 DANDELION DAY:  The Garden of Yum Club will…

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CCS All School Meeting – Friday, May 3

CCS All School Meeting – Friday, May 3

AGENDA Summary by Juliana Pittz, 5th Grade We sat in our family groups. Fencing Coach Greg taught us how to fence. Mason Frisbee fenced Coach Greg. They needed masks for safety. Coach Greg is training for the Olympics. They fenced against each other and Mason won! Coach Greg said that we should come to try out classes at the Carbondale Library on Mondays at 4 p.m. Circles With Our Family Groups 7th & 8th Graders…

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Fossils and timelines!

Fossils and timelines!

We accomplished a lot of learning and sharing of our learning last week!  In addition to our regular math and literacy, we: Learned about the three main periods of the dinosaurs including the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous; We created dinosaur timelines and studied dinosaurs from each time period; Studied the four types of fossils (trace, cast, true form, and mold); Made our own salt dough fossils to extend our learning; Topped off our timeline and…

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Dinosaurs, Pirates and El Tioga

Dinosaurs, Pirates and El Tioga

It’s been another busy week in the 1-2 classroom. We continued our study of dinosaurs and fossils with an activity to demonstrate that dinosaurs came in all sizes. We worked together to create a life-sized drawing of the head of a T-Rex and then to create another life-sized drawing of a sinornithosaurus, a dinosaur smaller than the T-Rex’s head! On Friday we created a timeline of the history of the Earth with a roll of…

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