Kindergarten 2021-22 – Violin Concert, More Tryouts, and End of Year Reading! *There is important information at the end of this regarding the Week at the Wheeler. Please read. Highlights: The week before break we had two incredible performances. On Wednesday, during All School Meeting, Caty had every student perform by playing an instrument. The Ks played the violin, of course. See videos and pictures below. On Friday before break we had the rest of […]
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Nordic Skiing, Tryouts, and a visit from the Leprechaun!
Kindergarten 2021-22 Highlights: We had 2 strong days of reading, writing and math; and then we went cross country skiing in Snowmass! The Leprechaun did visit us one day early as we suspected – he was mischievous but ultimately did little damage. K traps almost caught him! K conferences were memorable, warm and wonderful. Our beloved art teacher also ran another successful Empty Bowls at Bumps on Wednesday night. Leprechaun Mischief – the 2 traps […]
Fun and Thaw
Kindergarten 2021-22 – Huge thaw this week, and lots of fun learning! Highlights: We warmed up this week and said goodbye to our skating rink. We did get together with our 7th grade buddies, had fun in the gym and in class! Sharing Personal Narratives with 7th Grade Buddies (some were subs). They were so attentive when listening to our stories! Literacy: In Reading we finished our study of vowels for now, wrapping up with […]
Skating and All School Meeting Presentations!
Kindergarten 2021-22 – Skating and All School Meeting Presentations! Highlights: Beautiful Valentines and Wonderful Wacky Wednesday! The Ks were brave on Wednesday morning presenting the Patience Tool at All School Meeting! Then we had fun skating in the afternoon. All School Meeting Presentations Skating – We did see a bald eagle! Literacy: We have moved on to vowels e, u, and o in Reading, and we have introduced letter blends like “fl” and “sn”. We […]
Week of MLK Day!
Kindergarten 2021-22 – Week of MLK Day! Highlights: Ks wrapped up a phonics unit, started new personal narratives, continued with Unit 4 math, and experienced our first skating afternoon! Literacy: In reading we practiced with new word parts ed and et, and learned a new Snap Word: he. We fixed our personal narrative stories using the poster for “How to Make Writing Easy To Read,” Then we wrote a new story about our lives. In […]