Music Notes – June 9

June 10, 2014

Wow! I can’t believe we’ve come to the final week of school. Which also means that a group of students will be leaving Lewis for good. To all the 5th graders, I wish them well and that they go on to have wonderful lives full of beauty, joy and of course music. I hope...
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Ms. Sarah’s Classroom Notes

June 10, 2014

I think one of the most challenging parts of being a teacher is having to say goodbye to students each June. We come together in September tentative, nervous and filled with hope and anticipation. We begin to learn who we are as individuals and as a community. We cautiously begin to trust each other...
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June 11

June 10, 2014

What an amazing journey this has been.  Thank you all for sharing your sweet children with me.  They are bright, caring, resourceful, and cute as bugs.  This last week has been a whirlwind of activities.  We had a blast on Field Day (a huge thanks to all my parent helpers that day!).  The next...
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Ms.Kennedy’s 3rd Grade

June 10, 2014

The Portland bridge projects are spectacular! Everyone is truly impressed by the ingenuity and energy that went into creating these structures. And along with these model bridges, we had the opportunity to see not one but two Portland bridges open on our Tuesday field trip. We had the most beautiful weather for our final...
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News from Mr. Post’s Classroom

June 10, 2014

Well it’s hard to believe that another school year is coming to an end. It will be a bittersweet goodbye to our fifth graders, some of them have been in Room 7 for four years! We wish them all the best as they move on to middle school. Seven out of eight of our...
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Classroom Notes 6-9-2014

June 9, 2014

  Storyline Buddies!! • Field Day: Field day was so fun! Thank you Ms. Layman! Thank you Kevin and Ariel for volunteering! •  Buddies: We visited our third grade buddies to preview their Portland Storyline culmination. It was fantastic for the Kindergarteners to get to see what Storyline work might look like in third...
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Room Twenty-Two

June 9, 2014

Thank you so much for another wonderful year at Lewis Elementary! It has been a pleasure teaching this group of students and watching them grow and progress. I spent some time on Sunday reading the reflections on 4th grade that students wrote for homework last week. They wrote about their proudest academic achievement, their...
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Mr. Colvin’s Class Notes for June 9-13, 2014

June 8, 2014

Well, that just about wraps up 4th grade, for me as well as the kids. I’ve often said that 4th grade is my favorite grade, but as I have never tried 5th grade (except when I was in it myself), who knows? Change has been good for me in the past and I am looking...
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Ms. Sarah’s Classroom Notes

June 3, 2014

It is hard to believe we are 8 short days away from summer! It is a bittersweet time. I have grown so fond of all of your children and love our days together learning. We are a caring, happy, hard-working community of friends and learners and it is going to be so hard to...
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Room 10 News

June 3, 2014

Summertime is drawing near and we are busy wrapping up projects and celebrating second grade. This week we’re finishing up our animal research. The kids have been revising and editing rough drafts, working on their final reports, and putting the finishing touches on labeled diagrams of their animals. We have also been organizing a...
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