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Hello Iguanas Students and Families! Well, it's hard to believe, but here we are at the LAST WEEK OF SCHOOL! So let's have some FUN!!! Who said meetings have to be bo...

Hello Iguanas Parents, I can’t believe the school year is almost over! I have really enjoyed working with your children this year, whether it be in the classroom OR ...

Summer is in the air! This week let's get ready for summer by learning about how to stay safe in the heat, and by doing some fun summer activities and lessons! Safety Fir...

Dear Iguanas Parents, Welcome to another week of Zoom lessons! Hopefully, you were able to visit the web update for the weekly activities. 3rd years have a questionnaire...

An Attitude of Gratitude!    This week is the week before Mother's Day and Teacher Appreciation Week. In the spirit of this week, let's take time to focu...

Hello, Iguanas Parents! I hope you all had a relaxing weekend! It looks as though we have ironed out a lot of the “Zoom obstacles” since we started, and we’...

Let's go camping! This is the week we would've been learning and exploring at Tonto Rim Camp. We do so many things on our Lower Elementary Camping Trips such as natur...

Hello Iguanas Parents,  I hope everyone is doing well! I have heard some great feedback on the suggested activities each week, and hope your child continues to have fun ...

Wednesday, April 22nd is the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day! Let's celebrate by celebrating the Earth! Every celebration needs a treat!   *Try making this rec...

Hello Parents,  I am looking forward to another great week of Zoom lessons! Before lessons begin this week, I want to remind you of some Zoom etiquette that would be hel...

Is staying at home starting to BUG you?! Well don't PESTer your parents! Do these fun and interesting insect actitivities and work suggestions instead! This week we will be ...

Dear Iguanas Parents, We know it has been an adjustment to Learning from Home and we appreciate your support. Please be aware per State requirements, we are taking attendance...

Hello Again Lower Elementary Families! It's hard to believe, but we are finishing up our 3rd week of "distance learning". We really miss spending the day with t...

Hello again LE Families! It was great to be able to meet one on one with the students! We miss them all very much, and we are eager to begin giving lessons again! In addition...

March 24, 2020 Hello again Friends! We hope you are well and have been enjoying these activities. Here are some for to finish out the week :-)  Go to Math-dri...

Dear Parents, We really enjoyed the first Zoom meeting with your child. It was exciting to see nearly everyone. We are looking forward to tomorrows whole group meeting, and t...

3/23/20   Hello Everyone! Here are some things to work on these next few days :) Rain is in the forecast!  Use this link to http://az.pbslearningmedia...

3/19/20   Hello again, we hope all is well!  Here are some more suggested activities and works for the next few days. We will be emailing new ideas this comin...

March 17, 2020 We discovered that education is not something which the teacher does,  but that it is a natural process which develops spontaneously in the human being.&...

We had a really great time at the sleepover! Josiah & Ethan checking out mold under the microscope during the microbiology class. Diya, Emili and Zoey during the ...

Iguanas - 2nd February Update

February 21, 2020

Please review the below information for our upcoming overnight Thursday, February 27, 2020.

Serafina making the crust for brownies Deanna and Simona mixing up some brownies Hiking South Mountain Barrett and Rex checking out some nature on our hike  Hiking ...

Iguanas - January Update

January 16, 2020

Dear Iguanas,   Happy New Year to everyone! We hope you all enjoyed the holidays with your family and friends. We are happy to be back in school starting a new year a...

Iguanas - December Update

December 5, 2019

Dear Iguana Families,   I hope you all enjoyed your Thanksgiving. We had a wonderful celebration in our class, giving thanks and eating together. Thank you to all the...

Iguanas - 2nd November Update

November 20, 2019

Lily cooking eggs she brought from the farm. Lorenzo and Liam presenting their Mexico research. Alex dressed in a traditional Indian garment. Marisa,Se...