August 19, 2017

Ms. Steichen

Welcome to Ms. Steichen’s page.

Update March 19

We are in our last week before Spring Break and we have lots to do before vacation! Our class volunteered to paint extra salmon for the hallway mural of the Gorge. We’ll be painting them this week. The mural pieces… [Read More…]

Mural Paintings

Here are pictures of our birds of prey for the Grade School Mural. Everyone worked hard on their pieces and the hard work paid off. A big thanks to parent Megan Nelson for spending countless hours working with small groups… [Read More…]

Update March 7th

Our 10,000 Page March is underway and we have already reached 1477 pages (as of the afternoon of 3/6).  We are keeping a running tally at the end of each school day for our class’ total. Students have a sheet… [Read More…]

10,000 Page March Update

Just a few notes on the 10,000 Page March coming up. Official record sheets will be arriving home on March 1 (Thursday). As a class we will keep track of our progress daily. The pledges per page are for individual… [Read More…]

February 16nd Update

First off, just a reminder! No school on Monday, 2/20. We will have school on Friday, 2/24. On Tuesday, 2/21, we will be working with ECO outside. Please dress for working outside on Tuesday. Bring a pair of boots if… [Read More…]

February 5th Update

Last week we started our study of Lewis and Clark. We left the Corps of Discovery at Fort Mandan for their first winter and will resume their travels this week. Hopefully students will be able to express why Lewis and… [Read More…]

Update 1/23

I sent home a paper update today. Please ask your child about it if you didn’t receive one. The following information is from the version sent home. A few reminders: If you are needing to pull your child out of… [Read More…]

Week Behind & Week Ahead

Last week was a great start to the new year. We began a new writing project, centered around the book The Dreamer. Using the wonderful and visual writing of the book as inspiration, we are focusing on quick writes in… [Read More…]

Class Update

Hard to believe it is almost December! We had a busy last week two weeks making baskets, masks, and skits, in addition to our regular art, math, writing, and reading work. And now it’s only two and  a half weeks… [Read More…]

Requests and Reminders

We are still looking for shoeboxes, so if you have some at home, please send them in. On Wednesday, 11/16, the Funky Monkeys are performing for the Grade School from 11:50 to 12:20. This assembly is open to Funky Monkey… [Read More…]