1-2 Learning Center

Bean Bag on the Back Boogie!

Bean Bag Boogie!

*** MARK YOUR CALENDARS!  SPRING OUTDOOR ED IS SCHEDULED FOR MAY 3-4TH for 1st Graders, and May 3-5th for 2nd Graders at Avalanche Ranch!***   Happy April! Ask your child about… Exploring ways that authors ‘hook’ the reader by using clever writing strategies and word choices, using the books That’s Good, That’s Bad, The Opposite, and Stuck Learning about adverbs with Mad Libs and our 7th Grade Spuds Beginning our research for our expository writing…

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Happy Spring Break!

Happy Spring Break!

Smile! Dance! Play with Friends! Relax! Have a wonderful, safe, joyful Spring Break.  See you back to school on TUESDAY, MARCH 29th!  

Gods and Goddesses and Myths oh MY!

Gods and Goddesses and Myths oh MY!

The Big Event is upon us in full force!  The 1st and 2nd Graders have been busy researching mythology, writing scripts, reading lines, blocking scenes, singing and dancing in either Pandora’s Box, Watch Me, Zeus or Dragons and Fairies.  Next week brings Crawl Through Monday, Dress Rehearsal Tuesday, Half Day of School on Wednesday, Optional School Day on Thursday, Performances on Wednesday and Thursday nights, and Compliment Circle, Parodies and Clean-up on Friday! Here are…

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Presenting our Portfolios!

Presenting our Portfolios!

It was fantastic to see so many of our families at school for Portfolio Night.  Check out some of these picture highlights from the night!                                            Welcome to the Big Event Rehearsal Week #1.  Our daily schedule is changed due to Big Event Rehearsals every afternoon Monday-Thursday, and on Friday, Big Event Rehearsals begin at 10. Our schedule also includes blocks of time for Literacy, Math, Spanish, Art, PE and…

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Portfolio Night!

Portfolio Night!

Dear 1-2 Families, We hope to see you all at this week’s PORTFOLIO NIGHT!  Please bring your awesome 1st/2nd Grader to school Thursday, February 25th between 6:30-7:30pm so they can ‘Show You What They Got’!  The children are eager to read to you their recent reflections on reading and math, plus point out all the work they have done this year!