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Diamondbacks 2nd – September Update

Dear Diamondback Parents, We have been busy getting ready for our camping trip! We will be camping at Eagle Ridge Group Campground in the Prescott National Forest in Prescott, AZ. When your student arrives on Monday morning , they will need to drop their camping gear off in the gym before coming to class. The […]

Red Tailed Hawks – 2nd September Update

Hello Red-tailed Hawk Families! In the last several weeks, the Red-tailed Hawks have been working on many things. We have several researches going on, and finishing up. Some of the current research topics are Europe, farming, puppies and owls. Research is a great way to work on reading, summarizing, writing, edited, planning and much more. […]

Coyotes – 2nd September Update

Dear Coyotes Families, We had an adventurous time with our camping trip in Prescott! We experienced rain, hail, thunder, and lightening! We also got to commune with the local critters….annoying yellow jackets, a campground skunk, “Lady” the campground dog, and last but not least, the bobcat we saw while hiking! The last two weeks have […]

Agaves – 2nd September Update

Dear Agaves Families: We are very excited for the start of the nice weather! Our children enjoy the outdoor environment so much and having cooler weather allows us to have more fun activities. Outdoor Environment Please provide an extra pair of shoes to keep in our classroom since our water source outside is now available […]

Scorpions – 2nd September Update

In the last two weeks the children have been busy working on experiments using the scientific method and forming structured paragraphs for their research work. A group of boys did an experiment on chemical reactions mixing vinegar and baking soda. The children enjoyed watching the results. We got to enjoy some research on Eclipses, Kit […]

Great Horned Owls – 2nd September Update

Dear Parents, I am looking forward to our next classroom meeting Tuesday, September 19th. We will be talking a little bit about our auction project and raffle basket ideas. Afterward, I will be presenting a few math lessons. I hope to see you there! Just a reminder that we have a ½ day next Thursday […]

Hummingbirds – 2nd September Update

Dear Hummingbird Families, We have sent out our letter letting you know about this year’s Annual Keystone Fall Festival. Below is the highlight of details about how our Toddler Community will contribute. Renaissance Faire Keystone Fall Festival Saturday Nov. 4th 3-8pm  Raffle Basket: Arts & Crafts Paint, and paint brushes Clay and utensils Aprons Stamps […]

Iguanas – 2nd September Update

Dear Iguanas Families, We have had a wonderful couple of weeks. The children are still working hard and showing their love for learning. Many new lessons have been given. The older children are working on suffixes/prefixes, squaring and working with the checkerboard. The younger children are working on some reading, adjectives and compounds. The class […]