1-2 Learning Center

Welcome to the Fairy Tree!

Outdoor Ed Extravaganza!

Ask your child about… Reading the book Roxaboxen and finding real-life remnants of our own Roxaboxen town at Bogan Flats Group Site on Outdoor Ed Going on Outdoor Ed and using the 4 Points of Compass-Responsibility, Community, Life-Long Learning and Social Justice as our guiding principles Communicating, cooperating and compromising with our Tent Groups while working together to load and unload the bus, setting up tents, transporting gear, cooking our food, cleaning up our tents…

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We are all part of the human race!

We are all part of the human race!

1-2 Learning Center It’s been another great week in the 1-2! Be sure to ask your child about: • The book of the week, Is There Really a Human Race? • Working with a partner to complete a Venn Diagram to compare how we are alike and different as human beings • Brainstorming, discussing, and writing about what we notice being done to help the human race and what still needs to be done •…

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RAINBOWS RULE!

Fabulous Free Time!

          Ask your child about… Learning about similes and character traits with the book My Best Friend is as Sharp as a Pencil Writing similes about objects and ourselves Creating a self-portrait collage Developing the literacy skill of questioning, before, during, and after reading to increase comprehension Brainstorming/discussing/answering questions we have about the Book of the Week Analyzing character traits from the Book of the Week Practicing Handwriting and reading and spelling FRY Words…

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Creative Expressions

Creative Expressions

The 1st and 2nd Grade’s Weekly-Wrap-It-Up! August 31-September 4, 2015 Ask your child about… Laughing at and connecting with the book Dog Days of School Imagining switching places with an animal (animal) at school, (Me) at _______) and drawing a picture about it (theme of the book of the week) Dabbling in the DIBELS (literacy assessment) Practicing our handwriting Reading and spelling the FRY Words (high frequency words)-2nd grade Writing and drawing about our ‘Dog…

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ENTHUSIASM in the 1-2!

It’s Been an AWESOME First Week of School!

         Creativity!  Energy!  Enthusiasm!! 1st and 2nd Grade Weekly Wrap-It-Up! August 24-28, 2015     CELEBRATING the FIRST WEEK OF SCHOOL! Learning about how our Learning Center works, our daily schedule, and our responsibilities to ‘help each other learn and to keep us all safe!’ Learning about ‘being yourself’ with the book Stand Tall Molly Lou Melon (doing a scavenger hunt around the school to find clue cards and acting out the…

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