Thursday, October 25, 2012

Storybook Character Pumpkin Pictures

Here are the pictures from our 2nd Annual Storybook Character Pumpkin Contest!  The first graders and their families did a FANTASTIC job!  Voting is taking place in the Media Center this week.

 
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Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Red Ribbon Week

 Osceola will celebrate Red Ribbon Week from October 25th-31st.  Our theme is Making Good Choices.  Here are the daily activities from Mrs. Sullinger:

Thursday, Oct. 25th:  "Red-y to Make Good Choices"
Wear RED to school.

Friday, Oct. 26:  "Hats On to Good Choices"
Wear your favorite hat to school.

Monday, Oct. 29:  "Choose for No Blues"
Wear blue jeans to school.

Tuesday, Oct. 30:  "Team Up with Good Choices"
Wear clothing with team names or team logos. Teams can be recreation, high school, college or professional.

Wednesday, Oct. 31:  "Boo to Bad Choices"
Wear orange and black to school or a Halloween shirt.  No costumes, please.

Miss Gilbert

Monday, October 22, 2012

Storybook Character Pumpkins

The storybook character pumpkins were SOOO cute and very creative!  A big thanks goes to the families who helped make this project so successful.   An EXTRA thanks to those who helped us transport the pumpkins all the way to the Media Center this morning.  I am happy to report that all pumpkins made the long trek safely:-).  Classes will be voting for their favorite during their Media Center time this week.  
I will post pictures of all of the entries and other fun classroom stuff soon!  

Miss Gilbert

Saturday, October 6, 2012

Another Scientific Investigation

In Science we are learning about the scientific process.  Here is a video of our most recent investigation!

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Miss Gilbert



Thursday, October 4, 2012

2nd Annual Storybook Character Pumpkin Contest


We are so excited to be holding our 2nd Annual Storybook Character Pumpkin Contest.  
Remember this is an optional project!  Here is a copy of the letter we sent home if you missed it:
Follow the links below for some ideas:


Take a look at a video from last year's entries!

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Miss Gilbert

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

So Close!

We are sooooooo close to getting another project funded on Donor's Choose thanks to a matching funding from KIA.  Click the picture below if you can donate.  Any little bit helps.  Feel free to share it with others!  This one is for math manipulatives!
Great job bringing back your reading homework today!

This week is a review week in Reading.  Each Reading Group is working on reviewing lots of reading skills through fiction and non-fiction books.  My group is using on a Johnny Appleseed story that has great vocabulary.  (Do you remember what boisterous and tranquil mean?)  Mrs. Fischer's group is reading all sorts of stories about spiders!

In science we are learning about inquiry skills.  We will be conducting a paint investigation soon!

Zero the Hero visited again today!  It was the 30th day of school.....wow!  Brittany got to be the helper and wear the cape!

Here is our October newsletter.  It can also be found on the back of your binder!


It is exciting how many views our blog is getting.  Make sure to become a follower and leave us comments:-).
Miss Gilbert