Welcome to the last week of April! This is a very important week because we will begin MAP testing on Wednesday and Thursday. You can take a look at the practice test by visiting: MAP Practice Test You will need to use chrome or firefox to access the link. Important Dates for the Week: April … Continue reading Week of April 25th – 29th!!!
Don’t you just love this beautiful weather we are having?!? The rain could stay away, but I do love how it is making everything so green and full of life! Here are some important dates for this week: April 18th: APA visit April 20th: Early Release day at 2:50 and Pencil Palace April 23rd: HSD … Continue reading Week of April 18th-22nd!!!
Today we had a special visit from the Animal Protective Association. A seven-year-old black lab named Durango and his trainer, Sandi came to teach is about what to do if we are approached by a stray dog. We learned to look for body language of the dog and what we can do to protect ourselves … Continue reading Visit from the APA!
I am so sorry I fell behind the last couple weeks with our website. I had the stomach flu last week, and crazy things getting ready for conferences, MAP testing, Spring Break, etc. Anyway, I will be back every week until the end of the school year. Can you believe we have about 28.5 days … Continue reading Week of April 11th-15th!!!
We had a wonderful time on our trip today. The kids loved the bus ride in the charter bus, and we loved the Capital Building and Runge Nature Center! Check out our pictures!
Can you believe we are almost at Spring Break? Here are some important dates for this week: 1. Tuesday, March 15th- Fundraiser Kick-off @ 3:15 2. Wednesday, March 16th- Pencil Palace 3. Conferences on March 16th and 17th 4. Spring Break goes from March 18th – March 28th. Our first day back is March 29th. … Continue reading Week of March 14th-March 18th!!!
We have begun observing a bald eagle nest in Decorah, Iowa. The eagles are now sitting on eggs that are expected to hatch near the end of March/beginning of April. Check it out at: http://www.ustream.tv/decoraheagles
Today we had 5 scientists visit our class and do a Water Filtration lab with our class! We learned how to build a filter to make potable water from dirty water by building filters. We had so much fun and learned so much!
Students built and tested electromagnets this week to see which ones were the strongest.