Articles by: Margaret Romero and Heather Ryerson

Last week before the holidays!

Last week before the holidays! Highlights: Phew! Our last week before break was filled with learning, fun activities, and lots of joy! On Tuesday, Dec. 17, Lieba Mintz, Jessica Goodman, and her parents came in to teach us about Hanukkah. They read us a story, helped us with a few art activities and with lighting the menorah, and fed us yummy latkes! Thank you all for coming in to teach us.  Wednesday morning was our […]

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Gift Giving a Tremendous Success!

*Photo download still not working! Will ask about it this week! Gift Giving a Tremendous Success! Highlights: This week centered on our gift giving program. On Tuesday after school, Krysten Madigan, Lindsay Halsey, and their cute kiddos worked to organize the numerous donations that we received. The next morning, the 5-8s helped the K 1-2s fill 107 bags, each containing a variety of donations. Krysten then delivered the bags, and several City Market gift cards, […]

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Let it Snow…

Let it Snow… Highlights: We jump started the week with an incredible baking center on Tuesday morning with Clementine’s mom and grandma. (See below!) Huge thanks to those ladies for giving up a morning to come help us. We hope you all enjoyed the bread! We ended the week with lots of sharing of our writing and a project with our 7th grade buddies! Wellness: We completed a fun project with our 7th grade buddies […]

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving! *Pictures aren’t wanting to upload again – will send in an email. Highlights: We were active with some super fun Thanksgiving projects last week! We worked with shapes in math and just about wrapped up our narrative writing unit. We also had a special All School Meeting on Friday, filled with gratitude for all.  Wellness: Our 7th grade buddies were waiting patiently for us on Tuesday after playing/cheering for the 8th graders vs. […]

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Lots of Fun Projects this Week!

Lots of fun  projects this week! *Pictures would not upload onto blog this week… Highlights: How lovely to have had Veteran’s Day off! Despite a four day week, we managed to get a lot done. Thanks for parents who helped prep clay so that the Ks could jump right into making something special for the holidays. We also made beautiful turkeys and used the leaves that they brought in (plus others that Annie had carefully […]

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