Rhonda Magic!

Rhonda Magic!

Categories: Day-to-day, Maple, snack, Sunflower, Sunflower-Maple

Scroll down for more photos…. So here is how snack goes down on the most magical of days. Rhonda and others find really cute models for snack, and she preps all of the pieces. Then she prints out a model, hands everything out to the kids, and they work to..

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Space Day!

Space Day!

Categories: Maple, Sunflower, Sunflower-Maple

Celebrating Space Day with their very own cheese and cracker rockets! Those are definitely some cheesy smiles.

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Picking up Speed!

Picking up Speed!

Categories: Seedling-Lavender

Focused teachers + focused students= great readers! Megan is helping Augie with sounding out words and learning how to help his eyes by using his fingers to track the words as he goes!

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Learning from a Local….

Learning from a Local….

Categories: Aster, Day-to-day, Lupine, Uncategorized

School age students recently were able to learn from a local restaurant owner about how he does his part in protecting the environment while running his business. We learned how Anton’s in downtown KC uses natural fertilizer, minimizes waste, saves on water, and still has a great product! We loved..

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You’ve Got a Friend in Me

You’ve Got a Friend in Me

Categories: Lavender, Seedling, Seedling-Lavender

Building friendships that last here at Astra!  

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Celebrating a Beloved Author: Seuss

Celebrating a Beloved Author: Seuss

Categories: Day-to-day, Lavender, Seedling, Seedling-Lavender

Our older students at Astra served our preschoolers by cooking healthy “green” eggs to enjoy, while all ears were on Brock reading the classic, Green Eggs and Ham to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday last week!

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Spring is Blossoming and so is Our Love for Reading!

Spring is Blossoming and so is Our Love for Reading!

Categories: Day-to-day, Maple, Sunflower, Sunflower-Maple

Practicing what we are learning in reading groups at recess!

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FEBRUARY THROWBACK: Pie-face!

FEBRUARY THROWBACK: Pie-face!

Categories: Day-to-day, Lavender, Seedling, Seedling-Lavender

Throwback from February: Diego introduces Henry, Casher, Augie, Emery, and Lucy to the new game, “Pie Face.” Apparently it was a huge hit!

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SCHOOL SPIRIT: Augie

SCHOOL SPIRIT: Augie

Categories: Day-to-day, Lavender, Seedling, Seedling-Lavender

We’re going to be profiling kids who sport their Astra Day School gear at school! Augie came in with an Astra Day School shirt recently, and Mom related a cute story to Maggie about his morning (see below the image). Stay tuned for more school spirit profiles. Augie loves Astra!..

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Pajama Day Circle Time

Pajama Day Circle Time

Categories: Day-to-day, Sunflower-Maple

Snuggling with good friends to read a great book!  

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