Student Writing: “The Plunge”

The seventh graders at Ashwood have been working on adding precise language and strong imagery to their writing. Here’s an example from an assignment they were given to write a narrative from an event in the their lives. The Plunge: A True Story by Sadie,...
Introduction to First Grade

Introduction to First Grade

This week, Ashwood grade school teachers visited with the first-grade ready kindergarteners at our early-childhood center. The excitement of the six-year-olds was palpable. There was a feeling in the air of: “Yes! I’ve finally made it to the big...

The Soul of Discipline: Parent Discussion Group

Join other Ashwood parents every second and fourth Thursday morning from 8:45-9:45 a.m. in the Buttercup room of the early-childhood center to discuss parenting ups and downs, share advice, and swap stories and insights. There might even be tea and breakfast treats!...
Class 2-3: Sauerkraut! Sauerkraut!

Class 2-3: Sauerkraut! Sauerkraut!

Ashwood alumna Saphrona Stetson shows how it’s done. Benjamin and Larkin grate the cabbage “Grate” job! Frances grating Siri gets to grate Viv and Ami look on Getting ready to grate Benjamin grates Ami grates Transferring the grated cabbage Bridget...