Mrs. Alvis' Kindergarten Connections (GES)

What is Happening in Room 114?

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Moving Around Town Engineering

Today students worked in groups with Mrs. DeLong’s and Miss Kuykendall’s class to complete a STEM Design brief reviewing maps and exploring magnets. Students had to design a community map that included: 2 roads that intersected 1 curvy road 3 community buildings 2 road signs Then they had to choose a matchbox car, a wand magnet and disc magnet and …Continue reading →

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Can You Build A Tree?

Students were grouped with students from the other K classes to complete the following challenge: Build a tree as tall as you can. Your tree should have: at least 5 branches at least 8 decorations 1 topper stand on its own for an extra challenge-try to make at least one moving part.  

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Parent Teacher Conferences on Nov. 4th

Don’t forget to call the school at 556-5321 to schedule an appointment.

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Field Day – Help Needed

Field Day Flyer Final

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Getting Back Into The Swing of Things

It seems like the first day of school with all the snow days we have had.  Here is a glimpse I what I hope to cover this week. Feb. 3-7, 2014   Dates: Feb. 3: One book assembly-The entire school will be reading the same book and participating in activities associated with the book over the month of Feb. Feb. …Continue reading →

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Box Tops

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More Smiling Faces

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Our Field Trip Was So Much Fun

Mrs. Alvis’ News                                            Oct. 7-11, 2013   Our Field Trip to Carter Mountain was tons of fun.  I will try to post pictures soon.   Mark Your Calendars: Oct. 7th: PALS testing begins: There is no studying or preparation required.  Please ensure your child gets plenty of rest and a good breakfast each day. Testing will occur each day …Continue reading →

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Welcome to 2013/2014 School Year

It was such a pleasure to meet most of my students and their parents at K Orientation on Thursday.  Just a reminder, to please send in your child’s school supplies on Monday if you have not already done so.  Also, don’t forget the rest mat.  Believe it or not, we get very tired the first few weeks of school.  Please …Continue reading →

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Alvis Farm and End of the Year

We had a fabulous time at Alvis Farms and Hidden Rock Party for our End of the Year Party.  We learned so much about the dairy process.  We learned what cows eat, watched electrical milking, petted baby calves, and got to get our picture taken driving a tractor.   Thank you so much to all the parents and volunteers who …Continue reading →

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