Carden Blogs

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First Grade

O Christmas Tree

by Mrs. Cowen | December 17, 2015 | First Grade | No Comments

‘Tis the season for joy and sweets! We’ve ended our unit on Holiday Traditions around the world with a stop in Germany. Did you know that Christmas trees and Gingerbread Houses originated there? To celebrate their tradition and what we’ve…

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by Mrs. Cowen | December 4, 2015 | First Grade |

Here is a cute video of our students singing a song about Hibernation and Migration. Click on the IMG link below, enjoy!!   IMG_0249

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Second Grade

2nd Grade Spelling Words for 3rd Quarter 2016

by Ms. Nichols | January 4, 2016 | Second Grade |

Spelling Words for 3rd Quarter January – March 2016 1/4/16 #38 talk, walk, chalk, crack, talking, slapping, walking, dropping, greedy, lazy, falling, rooster 1/6/16 #39 whisper, choose, first, age page, stage, cage, large, goose, charge, chop, down 1/11/16 #40 Lincoln,…

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Second Quarter Spelling Words

by Ms. Nichols | October 14, 2015 | Second Grade |

NEW LIST FOR 2ND QUARTER 10/19/15 Second Quarter Words 10/12/15 – 12/16/15 10/19 #21 high, light, night, tight, right, twist, shirt, skirt, stir, left, fireman, partner 10/21 #22 pill, fight, might, chirp, this, harvest, crop, lifting, Thanksgiving, Pilgrim, Indian, turkey…

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End of First Quarter ~

by Ms. Nichols | September 21, 2015 | Second Grade | No Comments

September 21,2015 Our First Quarter has come to an end with great progress in all subject areas. We will bring forth the Second Quarter with many new challenges! The focus unit will be Trees: Deciduous Trees and Conifer Trees. We…

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Third Grade

Lesson 42 Feb 1-3

by Rosemary Gardner | February 1, 2016 | Third Grade |

Lesson 42 pantry even trolley sleeve errand narrow hurried airport prairie hatchet switch coffee agree agreeable sparrow enough

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Lesson 43 Feb. 3-5

by Rosemary Gardner | February 1, 2016 | Third Grade |

Lesson 43 tea pea peacock peanut teacup eager heating weekend reader leaked speaking leaving weave reading leader avenue

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Fourth Grade

Week of 2/1 to 2/5

by Amber Curtis | February 1, 2016 | Fourth Grade |

Howdy!  This is a busy month for our 4th grade.  Some important dates to take note of: February 4th is a half day.  Please pick your student up at noon. February 5th – Science Fair projects are DUE!  The presentation…

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Week of 1/25 – 1/29

by Amber Curtis | January 25, 2016 | Fourth Grade |

Can you believe the first month of the year is almost over?  Wow!  Time flies when we’re having fun.  Fourth grade has been having fun learning about ancient Arizona cultures like the Hohokam and Sinagua.  We will be learning more…

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Week of 1-18 to 1-22

by Amber Curtis | January 20, 2016 | Fourth Grade |

On Tuesday the 19th we had Ranger Emily come from the Sahuaro National Park and she brought artifacts from the Hohokam culture.  It was interesting to see how much like us this ancient culture was! On Thursday there is a…

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Fifth Grade

Sixth Grade

Climate Change Summit Results

by sbennon | December 18, 2015 | Sixth Grade |

As promised, here are a couple of articles summarizing the results of the Paris Climate Change Summit: UN article NY Times article Here are documents related to the summit results: Text of the Convention Draft Text Full Document Adopted  

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Parent letter

by sbennon | December 15, 2015 | Sixth Grade |

Today, students were given letters that addressed the topics that would have been discussed at the cancelled parent meeting. Feel free to email me if this letter didn’t make it home to you; I can send you a copy via…

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Seventh Grade

Jan. 11-15, 2016

by Ms. Davidson | January 12, 2016 | Seventh Grade |

Hello everyone! Here is what this week looks like: 6th Grade Homework List 7th Grade Homework List 8th Grade Homework List Last week, all classes were given their Quarter Projects. This is due March 3rd, 2016 for everyone. Please contact me…

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3rd Quarter: Jan 4-8, 2016

by Ms. Davidson | January 4, 2016 | Seventh Grade |

Hello everyone! We welcome 2016 with high hopes and great attitudes! One of my New Year’s resolutions is to post weekly homework lists here every week, as well as hand them out to the students. Hopefully this will add an additional…

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New Quarter!-

by Ms. Davidson | October 16, 2015 | Seventh Grade |

Hello families! I’m excited to start a new quarter. Here are a few upcoming events to keep in mind: -Our next Student Council Meeting will be Tuesday, Oct. 27th at 3:15 pm -Our next Grand Canyon Meeting with by Thursday,…

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Eighth Grade

Welcome to Third Quarter

by S Chilton | December 30, 2015 | Eighth Grade | No Comments

This is by far my favorite quarter because we focus on reading class books together. This quarter sixth grade will read Tom Sawyer, THE all American adventure story from Mark Twain. Seventh grade will travel Around the World in 80…

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