Friday, February 20, 2015

Curbside Couture

I am sooooooooooooo proud of the following students for submitting entries in the Curbside Couture Fashion Show at the Clinton Presidential Library

Katie Bennett - 3rd
Addison Hudspeth - 3rd
Rylee Harrod - 4th
Faith Cowherd - 5th
Sophie Lawrence - 8th
Delaney Drexler - 9th

This is a great group of girls and I am looking forward to seeing their creations!!!!

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

AGATE Trip Payments

All AGATE trip payments are due today :-)

AGATE Meeting Today after school

Just a reminder there will be an AGATE meeting today right after school in the GATE room.  Hope to see you there!

Monday, February 16, 2015

ACT Boost Summer 2015 - Conway

http://gt.conwayschools.org/act-boost-prep-2015.html

FYI-- some great websites for students and parents

  • Khan Academy
  • Connected Mathematics Project Site for Parents
  • Prentice Hall Mathematics (CMP2 Overview)
  • Prentice Hall (CMP2) Parent Guides
  • ADE Refrigerator Curriculum for Parents
  • Reflex Math Fluency
  • Gizmos Math & Science Interactive Investigations
  • Illuminations Interactive Investigations
  • LearnZillion
  • National Library of Virtual Manipulatives
  • National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
  • National Math & Science Initiative
  • K-5 Math Teaching Resources
  • StudyZone.Org
  • Read-Write-Think
  • Myths & Legends Story Creator 2 (Read myths or write and illustrate your own.)
  • ABCya! Word cloud maker for Kindergarten through Fifth Grade.
  • Wordle Generate word clouds.
  • Tagxedo Generate a word cloud in a specific shape.
  • WordItOut Generate a word cloud with all horizontal words.
  • Visuwords Graphical dictionary.
  • Prezi Create, share, and publish online presentations.
  • Weebly for Education Build a website.
  • PBworks for Education Build a wiki for online team collaboration.
  • Glogster Poster yourself...mix, media, emotions, and ideas.
  • SMART Exchange SMART Notebook and Response files created by teachers.
  • SMART Technologies
  • Texas Instruments
  • Simple Smart Skills SMART Notebook files from various sources.
  • Studyladder K-6 Resources for many subjects.
  • Marzano's High Yield Strategies
  • Pharmacy Camp at Harding

    https://www.harding.edu/pharmacy/pharmacycamp

    Arkansas Arts Center Classes

    http://www.arkarts.com/page.aspx?pid=533

    The Thea Foundation Scholarships - HS Seniors

    http://www.theafoundation.org/#!thea-scholarships/ckxz

    Curbside Couture - Clinton Presidential Library

    https://www.clintonfoundation.org/get-involved/take-action/attend-an-event/curbside-couture-0

    Spring Break Activities - Clinton Presidential Library

    https://www.clintonfoundation.org/get-involved/take-action/attend-an-event/spring-break-activities

    Dr. Seuss's Birthday Celebration - Clinton Presidential Library

    https://www.clintonfoundation.org/get-involved/take-action/attend-an-event/dr-seusss-birthday-celebration

    College of Engineering - Summer Camps

    http://www.engr.uark.edu/home/summerprograms.php

    Summer Programs - The Davidson Institute

    http://www.davidsongifted.org/db/browse_resources_217.aspx

    Free Coding Courses for Kids

    https://www.pluralsight.com/kids?gclid=CI_H7-rZmcMCFQ-TaQod9zAAMQ

    Wednesday, February 11, 2015

    No School Friday 2/13 and 2/16

    Students will not have school on this Friday or Monday.

    Have a great long weekend!!!

    4th Grade President's Reports Due

    Tuesday, 2/17
    Nicolas
    Abby
    Kenan
    Lily
    Landon

    Wednesday, 2/18
    Mandy
    Olivia
    Madison
    Avery
    Cole
    Marin

    Monday, 2/23
    Joey
    Rylee
    Katie
    Tyler
    Bent
    Luke

    Tuesday, 2/24
    Carter
    Hope
    Jacob
    Sophie

    3rd Grade President's Report Due Dates

    Tuesday, 2/17
    Lauren D.
    Wyatt
    Joseph H.
    Ladd
    Payton
    Joseph Baker

    Wednesday, 2/18
    Megan
    Xander
    Chris
    Nathan
    Maddox

    Monday, 2/23
    Hud
    Jud
    Hailey
    Brian
    Ren

    Tuesday, 2/24
    Katie
    Ladd
    Izzy
    Addison
    Emmie

    Tuesday, February 10, 2015

    5th Grade President's Reports Schedule

    Tuesday, February 17th
    Caroline Dwyer
    Kylie Carr
    Maggie Williams
    Breegan Verus
    Faith Cowherd
    Jackson West
    Ryan Crocker

    Wednesday, February 18th
    Zach Thomas
    Brooklyn Barnes
    Gage Buford
    Gus Hannah
    Olivia Norton
    Maygan Jarvis
    Natalie Buffalo

    Monday, February 23
    Austin Parrott
    Preston Jones
    Abigail Busby
    Mason Harris
    Carson Bise
    Aydia Haymond
    Paxton Singleton

    HS Junior High Quiz Bowl Team - Regional Champs!!! Headed for the state tournament!!!

    I am so proud to announce the junior high team won the regional tournament at Cave City on Saturday.  They will advance to the state tournament on February 28 in Dover.

    Friday, February 6, 2015

    PTSO Meeting, February 10 at 3:30 p.m.

    The next PTSO Meeting will be Tuesday, February 10 at 3:30 in the elementary school library. 

    This is a great group and they do a lot to support our school :-)

    Hope to see you there!

    Thursday, February 5, 2015

    Duke TIP Participants, ACT is this Saturday

    The ACT will be this Saturday at the high school. 

    All students will need to report at 7:45 a.m.

    Please be sure to bring pencils. 

    The test is normally over between 11:30 and 12:00 p.m.

    Call if you have any questions (501) 691-3288.

    Pharmacy Camp

    http://pharmcollege.uams.edu/prospective-students/pharmacy-camp/

    Tuesday, February 3, 2015

    Wildlife Art Contest (K-12)

    Wildlife of Arkansas  2015 Student Art Contest
    presented by AR Wildlife Federation & Creative Ideas

    This art contest is open to all school age children Kindergarten through 12th grade-public, private and home schooled. It is co-sponsored by Creative Ideas and the Arkansas Wildlife Federation.   Last year there were over 1100 entries from 58 counties.  We are hoping to reach all 75 this year.  Access the Arkansas Wildlife Federation website to view winning entries which really showcases the abilities of each grade level.

    NOTE: The attachment provides more information click here to download it