Happy Thanksgiving!

Thanks to all of the room parents who helped to create a great Thanksgiving Party. Students made trail mix from ingredients with holiday related names like turkey waddles, made a turkey craft, had a yummy snack, and played a game …

Mr. Larry Visits!

Mr. Larry from the U of I Extension Office visited on our last day before Thanksgiving break to talk abut the healthy choices on My Plate. First students helped to determine where the ingredients to make a cheeseburger could be …

Thank You Veterans!

A special thank you to all of the Veterans, Sons of the Legion, and Auxiliary Members for coming to our school to teach us about Veteran’s Day, flag folding, and flag etiquette. We appreciate all you do or have done …

Are You Patient?

Mrs. Barnett introduced the virtue of patience during her visit in November. To teach students about this virtue she gave them an M&M but they couldn’t eat it. Then they played a relay to show patience in waiting turns and …

Let’s Vote!

Second students held a mock election for the elementary school students. All second graders held different jobs to help first and third grade students go through the process of voting. The results were Trump 97 and Clinton 76.

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