1-2 Learning Center

Big Event Week

Big Event Week

We’ve been working on our scenes and getting ready for next week. Monday is our ‘crawl-through.’ Tuesday will be our dress rehearsal, and we will have an audience! Aspen Community School is coming down to watch our performance. On Wednesday, there is a noon release and then the children need to be back at school at 5:00. Thursday is an optional day and then, again, the children need to be back at school at 5:00…

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All about The Big Event!

All about The Big Event!

    We are in full-on Big Event mode in the 1-2 Learning Center! Last week we spent the first half of the day focusing on literacy, math, and writing.  We also focused on kindness and how to greet another person by looking at their face and responding kindly.  We practiced shaking hands and greeting one another! The second half of the day was all about The Big Event.  After lunch we were with our…

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It’s March and it’s all about the Big Event!

It’s March and it’s all about the Big Event!

We’re heading into Big Event season and the excitement is starting to build. Starting Monday, we will start dedicating our afternoons to working in our Scene Groups. We will continue with literacy and math blocks in the mornings. The kids are not only enjoying learning more about particular wonders in our wonderful world, but they’re also having fun learning dances and talking about characters, settings and costumes. We had another busy and growth-filled week. In…

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100 Days of School and Valentines Day and the Hoedown – all in one week!

100 Days of School and Valentines Day and the Hoedown – all in one week!

Wow! What a week! And I didn’t even mention that on Friday we had our first session with our Big Event scene groups. 100 Day Projects – There is some incredible creativity going on with the 100 Day projects. We invited the Kinders and the 3-4 Learning Center over to a gallery walk through the fantastic display of ingenuity and artistry. The kids had a lot of fun showing off their work. We began presenting…

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All School Ski Day was a Success!

All School Ski Day was a Success!

                                                                    Wow! What a fun week in our community!  In addition to working hard and setting goals in the classroom, we visited the Aspen Public Library on Monday to hear stories and wonder about things…and then we went to Hallam Lake to…

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