Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Hello Quad Cities!

The 5th graders were on the news last night!! Did you get to see them? They made an appearance on the KWQC TV6 News at 6! If you missed it, here is the link to the newscast. It's the full newscast, but we come in at about 27:45!


Friday, April 17, 2015

"B is for Battle Cry"

We also got the chance to meet the husband and wife author and illustrator of B is for Battle Cry.
We read the book in class this week, then got to hear Pat Bauer and David Geister read the story while students acted out the scenes! 







Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the U.S Civil War's End




Today, we participate in activities celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the U.S. Civil War's End. We had the opportunity to see the stamp dedication at the Galena Museum.  It was a perfect day for a field trip!







Thursday, April 16, 2015

My Own Fingerprints!

Did you know you have your own set of fingerprints that are unlike anybody else's in the whole world?  Today, as part of our mystery unit, students analyzed their own fingerprints and compared them to classmates.





Wednesday, April 8, 2015

The Petting Zoo

April 1st!!

Last week, we visited the petting zoo hosted by Mr. Curry and the high school students. Many animals were outside for us to enjoy, and we even got to eat our ice cream outside!