Carden Blogs

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First Grade

Library Adventures

by Mrs. Cowen | September 29, 2015 | First Grade | No Comments

What a fun library trip! We had such a lovely time at the Flowing Wells Library getting our library cards and checking out books for the first time!! Ms. Boyle read us a funny story about a Librarian who swallowed…

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Da Drops

by Mrs. Cowen | September 1, 2015 | First Grade | No Comments

Last Thursday, Tucson Water was kind enough to send one of their best to teach us about the water cycle, water conservation, and the history of Tucson’s water. Dr. Faucet was highly impressed by our knowledge and listening skills, and…

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Apples and Oceans

by Mrs. Cowen | August 21, 2015 | First Grade | 1 Comment

This next week is one of my favorites. Apple week is full of fun, experiments, poems, and -you guessed it- APPLES!!! During our apple feast, we will go back in time to learn about Johnny Appleseed himself! It will be…

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Second Grade

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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Week 2 ~ 1st Quarter :)

by Ms. Nichols | August 7, 2015 | Second Grade | No Comments

We have had a successful journey into the Earth, from Crust to Core! Your child has become an author and illustrator of their own Earth book. They have accomplished Writing, Reading, and Math Assessments this week. They have been tapping…

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Third Grade


by Rosemary Gardner | July 22, 2015 | Third Grade | No Comments

Welcome back to school.  I am looking forward to a wonderful year.  I will be posting the spelling words for each week on this site ( when I don’t have a senior moment and forget).  Your child should bring the…

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Fourth Grade

Week of Sept. 21 – 25

by Amber Curtis | September 21, 2015 | Fourth Grade | No Comments

Our last week of the quarter!  I don’t know about you but for me it has flown by.  I hope the students are learning and enjoying our class.  I know I am. We had a great time at Apple Annie’s!…

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Week of Sept. 14 – 18

by Amber Curtis | September 14, 2015 | Fourth Grade | No Comments

We are almost done with the first quarter!  It has flown by.  This week we will be practicing for our Constitution program on the 19th.  Details were in the Carden newsletter.  The Constitution program is one of my favorite things…

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Week of Sept. 8 – Sept. 11

by Amber Curtis | September 8, 2015 | Fourth Grade | No Comments

I hope you had a relaxing Labor Day weekend!  This week we will be talking about State government in Social Studies and severe weather such as Monsoons and Hurricanes in Science.  We will continue reading Bambi and learning about different…

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Fifth Grade

Sixth Grade

Class Movie Information

by sbennon | September 25, 2015 | Sixth Grade | No Comments

Students have asked me to share the 2 titles with them so they can show them to their families. Online Video: Mr. Foppe TED talk Movie watched in class: Gifted Hands (This movie is on Netflix and can be rented…

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Rolling along…..

by sbennon | August 31, 2015 | Sixth Grade | No Comments

Today, 6th grade had its first microscope lab. I wish I had recorded what it sounded like! Sounds of, “WOW!” “That is so cool!” “Crazy!” “Oh man!” and “This is awesome!” filled the room. Since we were simply looking a…

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Seventh Grade

Upcoming Grand Canyon Trip

by Ms. Davidson | September 16, 2015 | Seventh Grade | No Comments

Hello Families! I am excited to announce that I will be taking our 7th and 8th grade students to the Grand Canyon on November 20th! This will be an all day trip including an educational tour guided by a Grand…

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Week 4: 2015-2016

by Ms. Davidson | August 17, 2015 | Seventh Grade | No Comments

Hello Everyone! So far, this year has been marvelous! I’m so happy to have all of your students in my classroom throughout the day- they really bring a smile to my face! Here is the news around these parts: Parent/Teacher…

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Week 1

by Ms. Davidson | July 29, 2015 | Seventh Grade, Uncategorized | No Comments

Hello Everyone! Welcome to a new school year! I hope your student has enjoyed the last 3 days here and that the rest will be just as wonderful. My goal is to update this blog weekly, but I am sorry…

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Eighth Grade

English 6, 7 and 8, Algebra 1a

by S Chilton | September 21, 2015 | Eighth Grade | No Comments

The end of the first quarter is quickly approaching! All students have a book report due this Friday September 25. This project is worth 100 points in reading and composition. Quarter vocabulary tests will be on Tuesday September 22 and…

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