Visiting the Gilman Healthcare Center

Mrs. Talbert’s class had the privilege of visiting the Gilman Healthcare Center on Friday, May 27th for their inter-generational project. Students played games which Miss Kami created to show students some of the difficulties residents have in their daily lives. …

Mr. Larry’s Last Visit

Mr. Larry from the University of Illinois Ag in the Classroom program made his last visit on Friday, May 27th. He has visited once a month throughout the school year to teach the children about agriculture and its importance in …

Letting GO!

This year second grade has learned a lot about letting go! First we watched the life cycle of the chicken from egg to chick. Saying good-bye was hard as we let them go to their new home. Then we got …

What Happened?

I wonder……..What happened……..HUH? These are all things we thought when Mr. Meyer and his high school science students came to the elementary school. After 10 different experiments we were all left wondering…….how did they do that?

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Out on the Farm!

Second grade students visited Fair Oaks Dairy in Indiana on Friday, May 13th. During the visit we saw a 3D movie, went on a tour of the dairy farm including the milking barn, saw calves being born, and tasted yummy …

Bicycle Safety

A representative from The Illinois Secretary of State’s Office visited the second grade today. He talked about safety rules, taking care of your bike, and the importance of wearing a helmet. Students were given a pamphlet about the discussion to …