1-2 Learning Center

Working with our design teams.

Thank you volunteers!

Highlights from the week: Designing and building our cardboard arcade games. Reading our book of the week, Turkey Trouble, and creating our own turkey disguises. Reading The Bad Pest in 1st grade literacy and working on final s blends. 2nd grade math – Showing what we know about adding and subtraction and word problems. 1st grade math – reflecting on our assessments and starting a new geometry unit. Running the Monster Dash and cheering each other on! Choices! […]

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Performing Halloween songs.

A chilly week full of fun!

  It was an exciting Halloween week at CCS! We thank you for being flexible with switching the Monster Dash. Our goal as a school is to have every student get at least one pledge! We can do it! It was a busy week with conferences and we enjoyed getting the time to sit down and spend time with everyone. Thanks for staying open during these conversations and for all the support you give us […]

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The snow is falling!

Short Week = Short Update

Dear 1/2 Families, We hope you are enjoying your fall break! Last week was short and sweet, just like this blog post!  We are looking forward to this coming week with spirit week! Monday: Pajama or Onesie Day Tuesday: Crazy Hair Day Wednesday: Wacky Wednesday Thursday: Halloween Costumes – to be put on POST Monster Dash.  We will not run the dash in our costumes. We have Monster Dash on Thursday!  Make sure your child […]

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Morning community building! The missing shoe greeting.

A week of design fun!

What a great week we had in the 1/2 Learning Center!  We started out the week with our whole school community in the Central Area for Mindful Monday.  This is a time where we come together with our larger community to greet one another and spend time calming our minds and practicing mindfulness as we look forward to the week ahead!  First and 2nd graders create a circle in the middle and all other grades […]

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Bring on the Cardboard…but not all at once!

Hi parents of the amazing 1-2 class! We are on the threshold of the Cardboard Arcade and it’s time to send in SOME of the cardboard that you have been saving.  Tomorrow, we will be taking the first big step – a design challenge using cardboard, duct tape, plastic spoons, and a marble.  We will be designing our own games with only these supplies.  This step will likely take a few days.  As we move […]

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