Asheville Election 2017


School Wide Election

We registered to vote and then voted on Election Day.  The second grade ran the school wide election and it was fabulous!


Soil Buddies

Taira from Buncombe County Soil and Water came and taught us about soils and then helped us with our soil buddy projects.  This was a seed starter activity.  Check out some cool pictures! … [Continue reading]

Veggie Monsters and a Reader’s Theatre

Thursday and Friday were celebrated spooky kind of way- with a FEAST class, where first graders made amazing Veggie Monsters out of delicious vegetables and a performance of their reader's theater "There Was An Old Lady Who Wasn't Afraid of … [Continue reading]

Author Visit

Lauren Wohl came and retold her new book, "The Teeny Tiny Halloween".  What a great book!   … [Continue reading]

Fridays are for Science labs and computers!

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Time Capsule

First grade buried the time capsule!  It included toys, cell phones, pictures, and writing from the first graders!  Check out some pictures.  We will dig for our treasure in 2024 when the first graders are 8th graders--- where X marks the spot :) … [Continue reading]

Apple Orchard

       The first graders got to enjoy an amazing field trip to Skytop Orchard.  The air was crisp and it felt like fall.  The students enjoyed a presentation, a hay ride to and from the orchard where they picked Pink Ladies, Granny Smith, and … [Continue reading]

Mad Science!

Science lab has started!  We put on our (imaginary) white coats, gloves, goggles, and science boots and received our science notebooks.   For our first lab, we learned about yucky blucky germs and how to keep our bodies healthy!  We tested … [Continue reading]

Welcome to First Grade!

First grade has started off really nicely!  I want to say a special thank you to Elana, Cory, and Jennie W. for helping with the class while I was taking a few extra weeks with my boys. First grade has had lots of guided discovery and are learning … [Continue reading]