1-2 Learning Center

Tippy Toe Walk!

Doin’ the ‘Walkin’ Disco!

Ask your child about… Learning the process of setting a goal, no matter how large or small (G is for Go for it, O is for Overcoming Obstacles, A is for Achieve, and L is for Life-Long-Learning) using the book A River Ran Wild Writing our academic goals for the school year Organizing our portfolios Reading our goals to our Spud Partners to practice before our Goal-Sharing Conferences Going to the Third Street Center with…

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DASH!!!

1st Annual Monster Dash Fundraiser!

READY…SET…DASH!!     Ask your child about… Learning the importance of always ‘being yourself’ with the book A Bad Case of Stripes Writing about a time when we had ‘A Bad Case of …’ and illustrating how we looked Creating a Pay-Kindness-Forward Sequence Graphic Organizer, using transition words in our sentences and illustrations Doodling while listening to The Neverending Story Learning the addition strategy of counting on (And I Can Count On and On and…

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Fall Break Begins Thursday!

Fall Break Begins Thursday!

Hello 1-2 Families! Thanks so much to all of you for contributing sweet potato fries, buns, or your time to our first El Tioga fundraiser this year…I couldn’t have done it without your support!! This week will be a short week with Fall Break beginning on Thursday, October 22.  School will resume on Monday, October 26.  We will not have night journals or book bags this week. Remember that Friday, October 30 school releases early…

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Two Fundraisers for 1-2

Two Fundraisers for 1-2

Hello Families! With the blessing of the school wellness committee, in their efforts to help students eat less sugar during the school day, I am moving forward with two fundraisers.  This Friday our learning center will sponsor El Tioga, the menu is sloppy joes (using my homemade recipe), sweet potato fries, and a “healthy” brownie made by Gina Stryker (shhh…it can be our little secret that they are actually made using black beans:)  I will…

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October fun! (and Tessa losing a tooth :)

October fun! (and Tessa losing a tooth :)

Last week was a busy week, full of fun learning! Be sure to ask your child about: Reading the book of the week, The Whales’ Song, by Dyan Sheldon Writing poems and making a collage about whales Making -2, -3, and -4 letter words out of the words, Blue Whale and Bottlenose Dolphin Continued practice in our Handwriting Without Tears booklet Using our Quick Word guides to find the spelling of words to use in our writing…

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