Monthly Archives: November 2016

Candy Towers

The crew is always up for a challenge and today it was building the tallest towers they could using candy and toothpicks.  We started with looking at the types of candy they could choose to build with and talked about … Continue reading

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Peter Pan and the Lost Books of Neverland!

Today was our first annual Reader’s Theater at C.C.E.  If you wonder what teachers do after student’s leave school for the day this is one of the incredibly FUN things we have worked on together.  I had the pleasure of … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Math with Parents

First graders wonder about a lot of things, including pumpkins.  This was a great book to get our pumpkin exploration started. Here are some questions about pumpkins we answered today with the help of several parents.  How big is the … Continue reading

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Soldier letters for Thanksgiving

The Szymanoski family shared an an awesome world changing idea.  A radio station in Atlanta collects letters to be given to soldiers for Thanksgiving.  I asked the crew to write letters already because I had to get them in the … Continue reading

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