Class Notes for May 11-15, 2015

May 11, 2015

Art Night and our field trip to Reed College’s Colley Gallery were the highlights of last week. It was great seeing so many kids show up at Art Night to help out as docents and to participate in Mr. Jamesbarry’s music groups. An added bonus is seeing former students and parents who come back...
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News from Mr. Post’s Classroom

May 11, 2015

The highlight of last week was Art Night, and as always there was a great turnout! Our Favorite Things project was a big hit, and the docents enjoyed explaining the project and showing off their great work. The handmade clay tea lights were also on display for Art Night, and then on Friday they...
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Room Twenty-Two

May 11, 2015

This week is all about our science work sample.  Students are testing the rate of evaporation for water with salt in it, water with sugar in it, and water alone.  On Monday, students set up the experiment with their Wagon Trains.  Each day we will be measuring how much water remains and plotting the...
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Music & Tech Notes – May 11

May 11, 2015

I hope everyone had a great Art Night. I was very proud of everyone’s efforts. I especially want to acknowledge our student docents who really connect our guests to the art on the walls. I also want to give a big shout out to our young musicians. We had just over 100 students who...
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Ms. Sarah’s Classroom Notes

May 5, 2015

Happy May! Can you believe it is May! How did that happen? It’s amazing that my focus is now shifting to all the things we want to get done before school lets out for the summer! We just finished our information articles. They are all hanging in the classroom, if you want to drop...
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News from Mr. Post’s Classroom, Featuring Mr. G

May 5, 2015

Last week we wrapped up our “It Comes from the Earth” unit. Students have been studying different natural resources and the effects of removing them from our planet along with ways of sustaining them for future generations. We made our own “magic toothpaste” and compared the taste, smell, and feel to a store bought...
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Ms. Camille’s Kindergarten

May 5, 2015

Art Night Thursday! We are very excited and hope to see families at the Lewis Art Night. It is Thursday, May 7 from 6-7 pm. There will be art, music and lots of fun. How to Books: We read the book, The Library Mouse which is the story of a mouse who inspires kids...
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Ms. Kennedy’s 3rd Grade

May 5, 2015

This week has already been jam-packed with finalizing projects for Art Night. It is a complicated dance we do annually to get everyone’s art assignments completed by a non-movable deadline. We cannot wait to showcase the talents of Lewis Elementary! If you haven’t already, please note the sign up sheet for docents, right outside...
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Room Twenty-Two

May 5, 2015

Art night is tomorrow evening, Thursday, May 7th, from 6:00- 7:30 PM. I am still in need of a few more docents for our classroom so please encourage your children to volunteer! It promises to be a special night. Our art is currently all up in the hall and looks absolutely fantastic. Permission slips...
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Class Notes for May 4-8, 2015

May 4, 2015

First of all, congratulations to Mr. Mark (Richner) and his wife Evie on the arrival of twin daughters Norah Lee and Twyla last Saturday. Mr. Mark is off on paternity leave for a couple of weeks. In other social news, I am retiring at the end of this year. There will be a gathering...
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