Carbondale Community School

Cool mornings and hot days filled with lots of learning!

Cool mornings and hot days filled with lots of learning!

This past week in the 1/2 Learning Center: We studied the CCS Compass more in depth.  (Responsibility, Social Justice, Lifelong Learning, Community) During Mindful Monday with Lisa, we created a classroom contract that describes how we want our classroom to be.  All students signed the contract and we have it hanging in the room if you would like to stop by and see it. Students wrote their Social Studies and Science Goals for the Person,…

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Outdoor Ed Itinerary

3-4 Outdoor Ed.   September 18-20 Difficult Campground, Independence Pass Here’s our rough itinerary, as it stands now. (This is flexible and subject to change as needed.) Friday, Sept 14th: All personal gear due at school for gear check.   Tuesday, Sept 18th Morning:            -8:10 Arrive school *Bring a sack lunch* -Pack Bus -Depart for Difficult Campground – Arrive at Difficult, Set up camp Afternoon:         -Lunch -Explore, journals,…

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A Four-Day Week Packed with Learning and Fun

A Four-Day Week Packed with Learning and Fun

It was only four days but, wow, were they were busy. We started out the week with some magic play-doh. It was white at the beginning and the legend is that if it changes color as it is kneaded and squished, it will be a fantastic year. And, what do you know? Everyone’s play-doh changed color, even Angie’s and mine! We also did some team-building activities with each other like trying to build the tallest…

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Weekly News

Weekly News

Dear CCS Families,   El Tioga this Friday, September 7 will be sponsored by 1-2 .   The menu is: Asian Lettuce Wraps Chicken Wonton Mochi Ice Cream    The cost is $5/ student Please send your child with the money to school Friday morning. NO IOU’s! Visitor Sign-In Sheet To make sure to maintain a safe school we are asking all parents, visitors and volunteers to enter the school through the main door and check-in at…

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CCS Compass

First Week of 2018-19 in the Books!

Happy Weekend One-Two Families! We are so happy to report that the first week of the 2018-19 school year is in the books!  We had a great week of learning, sharing, creating, and getting to know our new classroom and community.  Some of the highlights were learning about one another in our talking circle, naming our talking owl…meet Bob McMuffin, enjoying our greater community in our first All School Meeting, enjoying chives from the Garden…

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