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The Grove 2017


Tell us about your trip to The Grove!

Think about the following:  What was the classroom like?  What were the ages of children in the schoolhouse?  What kinds of games were played during recess time?  Do you remember the name your were given while in the schoolhouse?  What was your teacher’s name?

Thankful Thoughts


Share what you are thankful for. Tell us why you are thankful for these things. Think about the people you care most about and the treasures you have.

For just a few minutes on Thanksgiving Day, step outside your situation and just “be”. Find something, no matter how small, to be thankful for. In giving thanks, you will be lightening your load, even if for only a moment.

Happy Thanksgiving!



We had a great time celebrating Halloween. What did you dress up as? What was your favorite part about the afternoon? Did you have a favorite costume?

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Fred Stays With Me


We read the story,  Fred Stays with Me! We discussed the idea of first person point of view. What pet do you think would make a good friend? What are the qualities of a good friend? Why?

2nd Grade Show


Last week, on Friday, March 11th, the 2nd graders at Wescott School presented us with a spectacular show titled, A Tribute To Roald Dahl.  Our very talented music teacher, Mr. Bill Vaananen, created several new songs for us to share with you. It was quite a memorable performance.

Share with us which favorite book character you dressed up as. What did you wear? What was your speaking part? What was your favorite song? What was your most memorable moment about the show? 

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Mixing Solids


Last week we studied two solids, talked about their properties and mixed them together. What were the two solids we studied? What were the properties of each solid? Were you able to change the properties of the solids after you mixed them? What happened when you mixed the two solids together? What happened when you separated the solids?

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Today we did our first experiment for our new science unit! Tell us about it. What are some properties of solids and liquids? What is something you learned while doing this experiment?

What do you think we will do next?

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Solving Conflicts



Mrs. Habel came to our class and taught us how to resolve conflicts. Tell us about the lessons she taught. What did you learn? What can you do to help solve problems you are having with others?

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Math Games



What is your favorite math game?

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Exploring How San Francisco Grew



In social studies we are discovering how one community changed. Tell us about the “Living Painting” you created. What geographical feature or building were you and why are you important?


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