Choice Board 3/23-3/27 – EELR

We have had a lot of changes in the past couple weeks! I hope you are healthy and happy with your families now. I miss seeing everyone so much! I’ll bet that the children miss friends, too. Attached you’ll find our Choice Board for this week. Everything on the board...

March 12 Newsletter

Dear Families,    Our district will be navigating our new situation, and we at Clark will absolutely keep you informed as we get more information. For now, children can practice How-To books (a template and a self-check are on my website and went home in...

March 6th Newsletter

Dear Families, We’ve had a great week with our 100th Day of School and Read Across America’s kick off. We came up with over 30 words that our classmates know out of the phrase READING SPARKS YOUR IMAGINATION! Ask your child what words they know that they can find! Our...

February 27th Newsletter

Dear families, We had a great first week back after Mid-Winter Break! This week we re-established expectations for being in groups and in the building and got a little sunshine! In math we’re continuing to find all the ways to add numbers together to make numbers...

February 14 Update

Dear Families, We’ve had a great week, full of fun and anticipation of today’s card exchange. This afternoon’s purposeful play included mathematically themed art, the card exchange, and building opportunities. Every day our class plays educational, cooperative card...

February 1st Update

Dear Families, We are starting to move from how to think about grouping numbers into abstractly working with “number sentences,” addition and subtraction problems. We’re writing “how to” books to teach something that we know. Some children wrote how to cook or how to...

January 24th update

Dear families, This is kindness week at Clark! We’re practicing a lot of small kindnesses as well as large. Kindness to ourselves as well as our classmates are in our discussions. We practiced how to give meaningful compliments and how to feel good for someone...

January 16th Update

 Welcome back, families! We have been re-establishing our expected behaviors for different times of the day and different places in the school. For example, in carpet time, we count the calendar and keep conversation to turn-and-talk times. In transitions we can head...