Archive for January, 2011

Musical Math

January 16, 2011

Here’s a picture of me leading the class in multiplication songs to help them learn their facts. I often see kids singing these songs to find an answer that has them stuck while working on a multiplication assignment. I’m really loving our new computer projector this year which is showing the lyrics for one of […]

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Fire Safety Day

January 16, 2011

The Lecompton Fire Department presents a fire safety day for LES students each year. Kids always get to tour fire fighting vehicles and equipment. They also get to hear about how to stay safe should a fire hit their homes. This year, this portion was presented by a fire fighter who is also a graduate […]

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A Royal Field Trip

January 16, 2011

Fourth graders were lucky enough to participate in an educational field trip to Royals Stadium in Kansas City. They rotated between several centers which focused on integrating physics,  geography and baseball into fun, hands on activities. Students in my class really enjoyed these centers and their tour of the stadium including the press box, press […]

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A Scary Party

January 16, 2011

Here are some pictures from Halloween. Many thanks to all the parents who brought treats and put on a wonderful party.

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