Carbondale Community School

Choice!

Choice!

I loved teaching my first ‘Choice’ class Friday afternoon.  It was wonderful getting to know students on a different level than I do when teaching PE.  Francie and I are teaching an art in nature/hiking course.  We started by exploring the images of Andy Goldsworthy, a renowned artist who creates beautiful art, using nature as his medium. Next, we walked down to the river via Satank and made some art of our own.  The kids…

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River Observations with the Roaring Fork Conservancy

River Observations with the Roaring Fork Conservancy

        Ask your child about… Going on a nature walk and using our senses to discover ‘extraordinary’ things, then connecting those insights to the book of the week Something Extraordinary Documenting what our senses noticed on the dandelion worksheet Writing adjective-noun wishes for ourselves and illustrating Continuing to practice identifying and counting coins, learning the “touch point” method for determining coin value and adding coins-2nd grade Mathletics on Ipads, writing addition and…

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Weekly News 9-30-15

Dear CCS Families, El Tioga this Friday, October 2nd will be prepared by the 7-8 Learning Center. The Menu is: Spiral Veggie Pasta Bolognese Sauce and fresh Basil Apple Crisp Cost is $5/ child. Please make sure to send your child with the money ON FRIDAY if she/ he intends to have El Tioga. Your child will bring home the photo orders within the next couple days. Please note that the pictures have not yet been…

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Bag Week is Here!

Bag Week is Here!

Hello K Families!                                                                               October 13, 2014   Welcome to Bag Week, not to be confused with “bad” week. Your child will be carrying around a big, orange, CDOT garbage bag. They will be collecting their own personal trash in this bag for the next week. Please assist your child in saving non-perishable materials that they use such as; cups, aluminum, tin, jars, bottles, and all paper, cardboard and plastic packaging while they are away from…

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