February 19, 2018

Abby Steichen

About Abby Steichen

This is my fifth year teaching at Springdale and my eighth year teaching an intermediate classroom in the Corbett School District.
When not in school, I enjoy reading, photography, gardening, sewing, exploring nature, and spending time with my husband, three daughters, and two cats.

Welcome back!

What a great first week back at school! We have a very friendly, helpful, and kind group in our classroom. Attached is our Weekly Quiz. It’s not so much a quiz as a way to communicate about what we’ve done… [Read More…]

Welcome Back!

It’s hard to believe we are already three days into the new school year. The class has a great energy and I anticipate a fantastic year ahead. We’ve been having a great time getting to know each other, figuring out… [Read More…]

Week One at Springdale

It’s hard to believe it was only one week ago that the u-hauls were being unloaded at Springdale! We’ve had a busy and highly enjoyable week since then. The room has become a classroom filled with an energetic and creative… [Read More…]

Upcoming Dates

A few dates to keep in mind: Friday, May 25: regular school day and our bridge competition day. Monday, May 28: no school for Memorial Day. Wednesday, May 30: Portfolio Night, 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Please stop by to… [Read More…]

May 3rd Update

Hard to believe it’s already May! We had a very busy and exciting week. On Tuesday we went down to Portland for a wonderful bridge tour. We were able to see the inside of the Oregon Department of Transportation command… [Read More…]

Update 4/24

Last Thursday we had our first Battle of the Books against Mrs. Handy’s class. While the competition was tough and quite knowledgeable, we were able to score 22 points to Mrs. Handy’s 17. This is our off week so we… [Read More…]

Reminders and Updates: April 16th

On Tuesday, April 17th (tomorrow), we have two events with different shoe needs. First, we will be outside with ECO. Please send boots and a raincoat. This will take place from 8:30-9:15. Second, our Jog-a-thon time is from 2:30 to… [Read More…]

Oregon Trail Pictures

Pictures from the wonderful day on the Oregon Trail!

Oregon Trail!

Thank you SO much to all the parent volunteers from every intermediate classroom in the Grade School. I know all the kids had a wonderful and memorable time on the trail and it wouldn’t have happened as smoothly without such… [Read More…]

April 5th Reminders

A few important reminders: Please bring supplies for our Oregon Trail reenactment on Thursday, April 12th, as soon as possible. We need Radio Flyer wagons, old white sheets, and a number of other supplies from the list sent home. We’ll… [Read More…]