Carbondale Community School

Science Fiction- Composition & Scheduling

  Sci Fi Project Composition & Scheduling     Dear 7 & 8th Parents-   This week students have been honing their ideas in conferences with me- there are some excellent ideas out there!  Please ask them about their ideas- they need as many sounding boards as possible to sharpen the focus of their plots, characters, settings, etc.   Today I completed conferencing with all students.  They are fleshing out their ideas so that they…

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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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Just another day at CCS…

Just another day at CCS…

The Scholastic Book Fair truck driver took a wrong turn this morning and needed some help from a tow truck to get him out. Eventually, the books were safely delivered for our book fair next week.

3-4 Update

3-4 Update

We’re finally ready to start test launching our rockets! Some upcoming dates: Tomorrow is our 3-4 READ-IN! Third and fourth graders may want to bring in sleeping bags, pillows and BOOKS from home. Friday, October 30: Early Release-dismissal at 11:45 AM Thursday&Friday, November 5&6: Fall Goal Setting Conferences- please sign up if you have not yet done so:  http://vols.pt/S5S5d8 Sunday, Nov 8: “Most Likely to Succeed” film at Crystal Theatre 2 PM