Articles by: Allison Oeding, Jen Berkowitz, Gigi Mottier

Do you like rocks? We do!

1/24 Quote of the Week, chosen by Ryder, “My religion is simple, my religion is kindness” – Dalai Lama   The Scoop: This semester we move away from our deep learning about Colorado History to a new exploration in Science! Our focus for science instruction this semester is geology. Do you like rocks? We do! So far, the kids have learned what geology means (the study of the Earth) and about the layers of the Earth. […]

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1/17/2020

1/17 Quote of the Week, chosen by Olivia, “There is no telling how many miles you will have to run while chasing a dream.” The Scoop: It was a big week in the 3-4 Learning Center. First off, the kids absolutely crushed it at our Living Wax Museum. They were well-prepared, dressed up in fantastic outfits and so proud to present their knowledge. We were very impressed with how many kids “memorized their speeches and […]

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Happy New Year from the 3-4!

1/10 The Scoop: We had some fun things come our way this week!   Celebrate the Beat started on Wednesday!  We have learned a lot in just three days and persisted in this new challenge with enthusiasm.  The teachers even had their own private session after school on Wednesday! Billy Fiske came to visit! (Well, not really but someone portraying him from the historical society.:)  What an interesting figure in our local history.   The ice rink […]

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Quote of the Week:  Chosen by Willow, “Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.” – Carl Sagan The Scoop:  We have begun the next bend in our Non-Fiction reading unit. Students have now chosen one famous person to research and they are working hard to take notes about this person in class. The final project for this unit will take after winter break and it is a presentation called a “Living Wax Museum.” Basically, […]

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Happy Thanksgiving!

The Scoop: Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! We hope you enjoy time with your family wherever you are. This year, we are thankful for families that love their children, parents that support their schools, children that make us smile and jobs that we love. ACS is an amazing community, and we are SO thankful to be part of it! Check out some cute pics from the forts, below.    A couple business items:  A scholastic book order […]

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