Tuesday, December 6, 2016
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Challenge Class Finishes Their Viewpoints Unit

The 5th grade Challenge class at REC just finished a unit on Viewpoints.  Mrs. Fox, our Challenge teacher, made a wonderful Statue of Liberty! 

Miss Liberty

 

 Below are some of the unique and challenging activities they completed.


    Gateway Arch                         

  Students also studied the Gateway Arch        The Challenge students also particpated in        Several students were able to transform into the Statue
      in the Jefferson National Expansion                  a lesson on Skyscrapers. This is the          of Liberty after they memorized the Emma Lazarus poem
Memorial National Park and made a replica.                  newspaper structure winner.                  "The New Colossus". This is the poem that appears on
                                                                                                                                                                      the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty.


Great Things Happening at REC

Check out some of the great things that happened in our classrooms during October!

 

 May the Force be with You

    In Mrs. Faust's 2nd grade classroom, students were

    using their light saber to show who had their ones, tens,

    and hundreds correct!

Making Candles  
 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Our 4th graders took a field trip to

                                                                                     Walnut Grove. They were able to

                                                                                                                                                                   make candles.        



 


Growing Our Future Day

Our School Improvement Council (SIC) organized our First Annual Growing Our Future Day where we planted 8 London Plane trees.  TreesGreenville donated the trees and a member of TreesGreenville presented a tree planting modeling session to our 23 volunteers who helped on Saturday, November 5th.  The new trees will line our car line and provide both beautification to our campus and shade.

 

Growing Our Future