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Fourth Grade Music Ministry

As promised earlier this month, here are the finished 4th Grade Music Ministry Presentations! For blog viewing purposes the QR Codes are not shown, but feel free to stop into school and ask a fourth grader about the process! Just click on a picture below to follow the link in order to…

STREAM Sings

STREAM — Science, Technology, Religion, Engineering, Arts, Math
Many times when we hear of our school participating in STREAM activities, we think Engineering; what have the built lately?  Well, the fourth graders have been working on incorporating other portions of the acronym within their classroom activities; Technology, Religion, and Arts to be…

Spittle Bugs Make Bubbles!

Since we have been observing insects for 16 days, K & 1 expanded their knowledge to include spittle bugs. After watching an informational video with pre & post discussions, K & 1 tried their hand (um, mouths!?!) at blowing tiny bubbles similar to what spittle bugs do. We also…

Helping Harry

During the first week of school, Mrs. Dahill’s fifth graders worked to Help Harry.  The task assigned to the students was to build a perch for Harry so he can more easily see around our classroom.  Their goal was to get Harry as high above the desk top as…

Finding a Niche

I am committed to providing our students with as many opportunities as possible to explore learning beyond the traditional academic expectations.  I value the sound foundation I received as a student that allowed me to move in the direction of my interests and passions.  Clearly, my path was down…

Looking Forward to 2018-2019

On September 5th I walked out the front door of our school feeling very content and ready to begin the 2018-2019 school year.  The first day of school seems to have vitality like no other school day.  The children return with a renewed sense of commitment to learning and…