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Scorpions- 2nd February Update

The children have been enjoying our hikes over the last few weeks and this week we got on a field trip to the Rio Salado Audubon center. We got to explore different mammal pelts and skulls along with a nature walk with binoculars to discover different birds. Please make sure when we send out permission […]

Iguanas – 2nd February Update

Dear Iguanas Families: These past weeks we have been working hard and also preparing for our upcoming fun activities. The children are working hard on their writing skills. We have been working on Sentence Analysis and learning the parts of a simple sentence. The younger students are now starting to learn how to write a […]

Red-tailed Hawks – 2nd February Update

Hello Red-tailed Hawk Families, We are only a few weeks away from our classroom overnight with the Scorpions class. Thank you to our parents who have volunteered to conduct a class that evening. We are looking forward to a fun and educational experience. More specific information will be coming home next week, however in the […]

Iguanas – 1st February Update

Dear Iguanas Families: We have had a busy couple of weeks. We enjoyed a great hike to South Mountain, cooked Arepas and have had fun watching our garden start to produce some vegetables. Some lessons given recently were internal parts of vertebrates and multiplication properties. In our writing club, the older children are working on […]


Great Horned Owls

Great Horned Owls – 1st February Update

At the end of this month (Thursday, February, 22nd), we will be having our overnight with the Iguanas classroom. We are still in need of a few volunteers to conduct classes. This is a great opportunity to get to know some of our students and be an active part of your student’s Keystone experience. Classes […]

Great Horned Owls – January Update

Seeking Community Experts   We are seeking a few volunteers to conduct classes for the students on the night of our overnight (Thursday, February 22nd). If you have a special skill, talent, or interest that you would be willing to share with the children, we would love to have you. In the past we have […]

Great Horned Owls – 1st December Update

The Owls had a great Thanksgiving community lunch! Thank you to Matt Holm for helping the children prepare all the food items for their lunch. Children have been interested in doing some community service and there are a few projects getting started. First, some groups have been reading to the Children’s House classrooms. Two children […]


Iguanas

Iguanas – 2nd February Update

Dear Iguanas Families: These past weeks we have been working hard and also preparing for our upcoming fun activities. The children are working hard on their writing skills. We have been working on Sentence Analysis and learning the parts of a simple sentence. The younger students are now starting to learn how to write a […]

Iguanas – 1st February Update

Dear Iguanas Families: We have had a busy couple of weeks. We enjoyed a great hike to South Mountain, cooked Arepas and have had fun watching our garden start to produce some vegetables. Some lessons given recently were internal parts of vertebrates and multiplication properties. In our writing club, the older children are working on […]

Iguanas – January Update

Seeking Community Experts  We are seeking a few volunteers to conduct classes for the students on the night of our overnight (Thursday, February 22nd). If you have a special skill, talent, or interest that you would be willing to share with the children, we would love to have you. In the past we have had […]

Iguanas – 2nd December Update

Hello Iguanas Families: Please enjoy some pictures! Next Friday is a half day. Enjoy your Christmas vacation and have a wonderful holiday season 🙂 Ms. Katty and Ms. Janelle

Iguanas – 1st December Update

Dear Iguanas Families: We hope you enjoyed your Thanksgiving holiday and time with your children and family. Thank you SO much for the dishes you sent in for our class Thanksgiving Feast. They were delicious; we had 2nds and even 3rds 🙂 We had a great time setting the tables, eating, decorating, making hats and […]


Red Tailed Hawks

Red-tailed Hawks – 2nd February Update

Hello Red-tailed Hawk Families, We are only a few weeks away from our classroom overnight with the Scorpions class. Thank you to our parents who have volunteered to conduct a class that evening. We are looking forward to a fun and educational experience. More specific information will be coming home next week, however in the […]

Red-Tailed Hawks – 1st February Update

Hello again Red-tailed Hawk families, We have had a productive and fun past few weeks. The warmer weather in recent days has allowed us to open up the garage door and conduct more work outside. We have also started our hikes and harvesting some of our garden veggies. All in all, the beautiful Arizona weather […]

Red-tailed Hawks – January Update

Seeking Community Experts   We are seeking a few volunteers to conduct classes for the students on the night of our overnight (Thursday, March 1st). If you have a special skill, talent, or interest that you would be willing to share with the children, we would love to have you. In the past we have […]

Red-tailed Hawks – 2nd December Update

Season’s Greetings and Happy Holidays to our Red-tailed Hawk Families! It’s hard to believe that in a few days we will begin our winter break! Time really does fly when you are having fun. Speaking of which, thank you to everyone for a very fun and delicious soup dinner and cookie exchange. It was great […]

Red-tailed Hawks – 1st December Update

How does a sweets exchange work? Typically participants bring a predetermined amount of cookies or treats, and then “swap” them for an equal amount of others. Because of the hungry tummies of our students, we alter this a bit by allowing some of the cookies to be eaten at the event. Therefore, your family should […]


Scorpions

Scorpions- 2nd February Update

The children have been enjoying our hikes over the last few weeks and this week we got on a field trip to the Rio Salado Audubon center. We got to explore different mammal pelts and skulls along with a nature walk with binoculars to discover different birds. Please make sure when we send out permission […]

Scorpions – 1st February Update

In the last two weeks the class has enjoyed the beautiful weather on our hikes. Keep a look out for another permission form as we will be going again next Thursday. We have our second Field Trip coming up on Thursday, February 15 to the Rio Salado Audubon Center. The children will get to experience […]

Scorpions – January Update

Here are some pics from our dinosaur puppet show, Snow Leopard skit and cooking our swiss chard from the garden.                         Seeking Community Experts We are seeking a few volunteers to conduct classes for the students on the night of our overnight (Thursday, March […]

Scorpions – 2nd December Update

Over the last two weeks the children have been attending our garden. Our lettuce and chard are doing well and we enjoyed some in class. Many of the children have been learning about area in class and having been finding objects around campus to measure. Others have learned about different time zones, common multiples , […]

Scorpions – 2nd November Update

Thanks to all the Families for donating to our garden. It’s looking fantastic! Also a big thanks to Mrs.Shannon for coming in to make cinnamon rolls with us, Delicious!