We had another good week here in first grade! Students reached our stamina goal of reading independently for 15 minutes. They also worked on strategies and habits for reading with a partner. In writing, students worked hard to make their stories come to life, by making...

What a busy week we had in first grade! Students learned how "Read to Someone" can help practice fluency (making our voices sound smooth and interesting like talking when we read). We also built our stamina to read independently for 14 minutes! In writing, we...

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We wrapped up another good week here in first grade. Students dug deeper into writing small moment stories and worked on spelling tricky words the best they can. In reading, we practiced more good habits readers have during Read to Self. Students also practiced their word...

We had a busy week in elementary music! Filled with composing, new songs, playing the instruments, and the start of our piano and guitar units! Grade 4 student composing an original musical motive after learning about Beethoven's fifth symphony. Grade 4 student practicing her musical motive composition...

We had another awesome week in first grade! This week we continued growing our classroom community by playing games, sharing about ourselves, and reviewing our classroom rules. We began building our reading and writing workshop routines, as well as developing our Everyday Math routines. Ask...

We had a great week in elementary music! Each grade level started off the new year in music singing and playing instruments. Grade 1 through Grade 5 brushed up their music reading skills in preparation for the piano unit. Primary 1 and PreK/PS created music and practiced keeping a steady beat with percussion instruments. Out of the classroom, children...