Carbondale Community School

Glenwood Caverns Fundraiser Sun, Oct. 9th!

Dear CCS Families- We are very grateful to the Beckleys who have offered again this year to host a 7/8 family day fundraiser at the Glenwood Caverns Tram & Adventure Park again.  On Thursday, each 7/8 student was given four FUNPASS tickets in an envelope to sell for ONLY $25 apiece, which is 50% off the retail price.  Students and families are encouraged to plan a fun day with friends up @ the Caverns on Sunday,…

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Friday Coffee!

It still feels like summer out there, but that doesn’t mean you can’t stop by the office on Friday morning, September 18, between 8 & 8:30 am, for fresh coffee and tea. As always, if you have any questions, please feel free to drop on by. And if you just need to grab a cup before heading off to work, that is also fine! Here are two widely read and discussed books which are currently on my night stand: Most…

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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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