Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Ranger of the Week


This week's Ranger is Leah. She is 9 years-old and was born in Philadelphia, PA. Her family includes her parents and her two brothers. For pets she has three cats, two goats, 17 chickens, a parakeet, a gecko and some fish. The things she likes to do best at home are play with her cats and play outside.
If she was stranded on an island and could only have one thing with her it would be her pocketknife. Her favorite food is sushi rolls. Her least favorite food is probably brussel sprouts. Her hobby is collecting heart shaped rocks. When she goes on vacation the place she most likes to visit is Grayson Highlands. Her dream vacation would be to visit Ireland. When she grows up she wants to be a farmer or a veterinarian.

Monday, December 16, 2013

Tis the Season

We decorated for the holidays in Forest Class today!

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Ranger of the week


This week's Ranger is Henry. He is 8 years-old and he was born in Durham, NC. His family includes his parents, and his sister. For pets he has two cats.  The things he likes to do best at home are play with Legos and play with his cats.  If he was stranded on an island and could only have one thing with him it would be his Legos. His favorite food is pizza. His least favorite food is Brussel sprouts. His hobbies are building with Legos, collecting Pokemon cards and playing baseball.  When he goes on vacation the place he most likes to visit is Ohio. His dream vacation would be to visit India. When he grows up he wants to be a professional baseball player.

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Ranger of the Week



This week's Ranger is Salih.  He is 9 years-old and he was born in North Carolina. His family includes his parents and his brother.  The things he likes to do best at home are play video games and play chess with my brother. If he was stranded on an island and could only have one thing with him it would be a TV. His favorite food is sushi. His least favorite food is asparagus. His hobbies are skateboarding and playing video games.  When he goes on vacation the place he most likes to visit is New York. His dream vacation would be to visit Nubia in Africa. When he grows up he wants to be a video game designer.

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Happy Thanksgiving!

It may have been raining today, but Forest Class carried on the tradition of making homemade apple cider for shared snack. Enjoy some pictures from this morning!

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Ranger of the Week


This week's Ranger is Shelby.  She is 8 years-old and she was born in Baltimore Maryland. Her family includes her parents and her brother.  The things she likes to do best at home are build buildings with Legos and put together puzzles.
If she was stranded on an island and could only have one thing with her it would be her brother. Her favorite food is mac and cheese. Her least favorite food is Chinese desserts. Her hobbies are roller skating and Legos.  When she goes on vacation the place she most likes to visit Bald Head Island. Her dream vacation would be to visit Victoria Falls. When she grows up she wants to be an Olympic gymnast .

Friday, November 15, 2013

Ranger of the Week

This week's Ranger is Emily. She is 10 years-old and she was born in Durham, NC. Her family includes her parents Kelly and Richard, her brothers Kevin and Darren and her sisters Ashley and Amanda. For Pets she has a dog named Daisy.  The things she likes to do best at home are read and play trackball with dad. If she was stranded on an island and could only have one thing with her, it would be her mom's ipad. Her favorite food is pizza. Her least favorite food is hot sauce. Her hobbies are reading and her collections of gems, buttons and erasers. When she goes on vacation the place she most likes to visit is Hilton Head. Her dream vacation would be to visit China. When she grows up she wants to be a teacher at Carolina Friends School.

Thursday, November 7, 2013

Ranger of the Week

This week's Ranger is Chris. He is 9 years-old and he was born in Durham, NC. His family includes his parents and himself. For pets he has two dogs, 11 fish and he used to have a rabbit. The things he likes to do best at home are play video games and Legos. If he was stranded on an island and could only have one thing with him it would be his video game system. His favorite foods are pizza and hamburger and mac and cheese combined. His least favorite food is spinach. His hobbies are video games and building with Legos. When he goes on vacation the place he most likes to visit is Hawaii. His dream vacation would be to visit Japan. When he grows up he wants to be an inventor .

Friday, November 1, 2013

Ranger of the Week!

This week's Ranger is Elia and and she is 8 years-old. She was born in Durham, NC. Her family includes her parents and her brother. For Pets she has three cats. The things she likes to do best at home are playon her trampoline and read. If she was stranded on an island and could only have one thing with her it would be her parents. Her favorite food is mac and cheese. Her least favorite food is onions. Her hobbies are reading and cooking. When she goes on vacation, the place she most likes to visit is Emerald Isle. Her dream vacation would be to visit Baltimore. When she grows up she wants to be a veterinarian or a paleontologist.

Friday, October 25, 2013

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Apple Store Visit!

Jenni's skills group had fun at the Apple Store learning about iMovie.

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Ranger of the week


           This week's Ranger is Holland. He is 9 years-old and was born in New York City.  His family includes his parents, his sister and himself. For Pets he has three dogs and two cats.  The things he likes to do best at home are read, play games on his I-pad, play outside with his friends and watch shows. If he was stranded on an island and could only have one thing with him it would be his family.  His favorite food is candy. His least favorite food is lettuce. His hobbies are playing video games, playing basketball and going to concerts. When he goes on vacation the place he most likes to visit is Treasure Key in the Bahamas. His dream vacation would be to visit Hawaii. When he grows up he wants to be a movie producer.

Monday, October 14, 2013

Forest Writers Visit a Cafe

After Michael's language arts group read The Van Gogh Cafe by Cynthia Rylant they ventured out to write in a local cafe, The Mad Hatter. They sipped on hot cocoa while writing in their writer's notebook last week. Enjoy these photos from their trip to the cafe.



Friday, October 11, 2013

Ranger of the Week


This week's Ranger is Viola. She is 9 years-old and she was born in NYC.. Her family includes her parents, her brother and herself. For Pets she has a dog named Penny.  The things she likes to do best at home are play Uno and other board games with her family. If she was stranded on an island and could only have one thing with her it would be her favorite book. Her favorite food is pasta. Her least favorite food is spinach. Her hobby is gymnastics. When she goes on vacation, the place she most likes to visit is her grandparents in New Jersey. Her dream vacation would be to visit Hawaii. When she grows up she wants to be a veterinarian.
 

Friday, October 4, 2013

Ranger of the Week


This week's Ranger is Celeste. She is 9 years-old and she was born in High Point, NC. Her family includes she and her parents. For Pets she has six chickens, a cat and two fish. The things she likes to do best at home are play outside and play with her neighbors.  If she was stranded on an island and could only have one thing with her, it would be a magic wand. Her favorite food is Chinese food. Her least favorite food is cooked spinach. Her hobbies are gymnastics, jumping and running.  When she goes on vacation the place she most likes to visit is Texas. Her dream vacation would be to visit Hawaii. When she grows up she wants to be a veterinarian.

 

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Learning About Choregrapher Alwin Nikolais

In dance we have been learning about the American choreographer Alwin Nikolais. He was an innovator in dance and he invented his own props and composed his own music. Our class had the opportunity to try out the bag props Alwin had used for one of his dances.












How many paper clips will the electromagnet hold?

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Studying Electricity

We began our study of electricity today. We created a complete circuit today in Forest Class.

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Testing Balloon Cars

We tested our balloon cars today in Forest. A great way to end the week!

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Ranger of the Week

This week's Ranger is Amelia. She is 8 years-old and she was born in Chapel Hill, NC. Her family includes her parents and her brother.  For Pets she has one dog and three cats. The things she likes to do best at home are play Uno and read.  If she was stranded on an island and could only have one thing with her it would be an apple pie. Her favorite food is apple pie. Her least favorite food is Mexican soup. Her hobbies are gymnastics, and rock and coin collecting.  When she goes on vacation the place she most likes to visit is the mountains. Her dream vacation would be to visit China. When she grows up she wants to be an author.

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Ranger of the Week


This week's Ranger is Lily. She is 9 years-old and she was born in Chapel Hill, NC. Her family includes her sister and her parents. For pets she has a dog and a fish. The things she likes to do best at home are practice division, draw and read.
If she was stranded on an island and could only have one thing with her it would be a calculator. Her favorite food is Chinese food. Her least favorite food is Indian food. Her hobbies are doing math and drawing.  When she goes on vacation the place he most likes to visit is Pennsylvania. Her dream vacation would be to visit Japan. When she grows up, she wants to be a mechanic or a math professor .