Monthly Archives: April 2015

Tank Tops for Haiti

We are collecting Tank Tops to go to an orphanage in Haiti along with the help of Mrs. Seagle’s 4th grade class!  The crew also created a video to share with other Cardinals in case they want to help.  Here … Continue reading

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Parts of a Plant!

Students spent time deciding what part of the plant they had in their hand.           First guess….                                         … Continue reading

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Unpacking fruit!

We read this super cute book, then unpacked different fruit to find out how many seeds it had!                                             … Continue reading

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Marshmallow 3 D shapes

Making 3-D shapes then eating them was fun.  The crew learned that some shapes were challenging to create, but they kept trying their best!! An intern, Ms. Bachmann stopped by to make shapes with us! More 3D shape FUN!!

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Geoboard Shapes

Shapes are SO fun to learn with geoboards as tools.  We did this after reading the book, “The Greedy Triangle” in which a triangle wasn’t content with just being a triangle.  He visits a shapeshifter again and again to try … Continue reading

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Character Counts “Hello”

“C.C.” short for the Character Counts Pillar stopped by last week to encourage us to choose trustworthiness, respect, caring,  fairness, responsibility, and citizenship!

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Meet the Artist- Mystery of the stolen artwork!

Today the crew learned about four famous stolen paintings that have never been recovered.  They had the opportunity to paint one of the four missing paintings or create their own artistic creation and they had a blast!

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2 D and 3 D shape FOOD fun!

We spent this afternoon sorting and labeling 2 D and 3 D shapes!   The crew was very engaged sorting such yummy shapes! Eating the shapes was the MOST fun!  Thank you for sending in FOOD pirate parents!!

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Extra fun on testing days!

The big kids are testing….  so we are having extra playtime since resource and  recess is cancelled! 

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What’s my fraction?

We used cookies  from Honduras to practice more fraction fun!!

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