Yearly Archives: 2019

A Pirate’s Twelve Days of Christmas!

Today is officially the sixth day of Christmas!!  I meant to send this on the FIRST day of Christmas which is December 25, but was at my parents’ farm that has minimal Wi-Fi, so I needed to wait until I … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays from the Crew!

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from the Pirate Crew!!

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Pancake Breakfast & Sing-a-long

What an awesome way to start the last day before Winter break… with breakfast before our CCE sing-a-long!  Mrs. Whitten was at the griddle & this crew ate, and ate, and then ate some more!!  Yum!!! Movie time! The crew … Continue reading

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Vernados Circus

The Vernados Circus came to visit CCE before Winter Break!  Here are a few tricks they performed for Cardinals!!

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Oreo Writing

For our persuasive writing unit this year the crew spent a lot of time working in groups to share their ideas with each other.  They helped each other by asking questions, making suggestions, and getting feedback from their peers.  I … Continue reading

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Scientist of the Week- Soap Boat

I LOVE Scientist of the week!! Each pirate gets the chance to be the teacher as they lead a science experiment of their choice! Most of the time I am simply the photographer because the leaders can go through the … Continue reading

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STEM Fort Fun!!

We had a fun day building forts out of marshmallows!! I loved seeing team work and creative building in action.  I was impressed that the crew kept re-engineering their forts to make them better! 

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Immigration Day

Immigration Day was filled with SO much learning about America.  Here are some pictures of our adventures! This was the crew with all their luggage “packed” and ready to go to America!!The crew heard about Mrs. Patterson’s family immigrating to … Continue reading

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Happy Veterans Day from the Crew!

To all of the Veterans, we are so THANKFUL for you.  To celebrate Veterans Day each pirate colored a part of a flag.  Here it is, all put together to celebrate this special day.  Each pirate wrote a card, including attributes … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween from the Crew… Parade, STEAM, & Spooky Stories!

What a fun Halloween with my crew!  Our morning began with a school wide Literacy Parade! Each pirate shared their book and what they liked about it!! Then we had time to share our books and costumes with the entire … Continue reading

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