1-2 Learning Center

Spring Outdoor Ed is Upon Us!

Spring Outdoor Ed is Upon Us!

Here are the basic bits of information for now… Karen and Lizzy will be going through the volunteer sheets on Monday. We’ll send out an email to ask for help during certain shifts if needed. Thanks to all who have offered to help. If you would like to help out, please return the Volunteer sign-up sheet on Monday. Many thanks! We will do PACK CHECKS on TUESDAY AFTERNOON. Jenn will drive us to Avalanche Ranch…

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Smokey the Bear

Smokey the Bear

Thanks to our own hero Brad Snyder for inviting Smokey the Bear and local forest fire fighter heroes to our school for an informative presentation! Checking out all the fire-fighting equipment Spraying the fire hose We are entering a BUSY, BUSY final month of the school year in the 1-2 Learning Center!  Students have completed their in-class Social Studies Poster Project and will be presenting them to their classmates this coming week.  We will soon…

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Happy Spring!

Happy Spring!

Hello ½ families. Hope you had a great weekend. We had another great week as we make our final push to the summer! This week we continued to work on our research projects and chapter books. We are getting pretty close to finishing! Our book of the week was What to do with a Problem. We had some great conversations about the best ways to solve problems with our classmates. We also continued to work…

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SOWING THE SEEDS OF ‘SCIENCE’

SOWING THE SEEDS OF ‘SCIENCE’

DR. BRUCE THE SCIENCE MOOSE VISITED THIS PAST WEEK INSTILLING IN OUR STUDENTS A LOVE OF SCIENTIFIC DISCOVERY! In addition to the science that we experience with Dr. Bruce, we have begun our Spring Science Project.  We will be ‘sowing the seeds of science’ by learning about and experimenting with SEEDS!  Your 1st or 2nd grader has already discovered what is inside a seed, and has seeds to soak and dissect at home.  Please ask…

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Welcome Back!

Welcome Back!

Welcome Back! Hi 1/2 families and welcome back! We hope you all had a great and restful break. This week, our Book of the Week was Little Red Writing. We used Little Red Writing to help us compare and contrast story elements with Little Red Riding Hood. We also used Little Red Writing to help us better understand verbs, adjectives, adverbs, conjunctions, and transition words. As we head into the final months of the school year, we are beginning work on our…

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