The Gingerbread man ran away from the Kindergarteners this morning! He left clues as to where he was all around the school. He was fast, but the Kindergarteners were faster! They found him hiding in their room!
about 4 hours ago, Amy Carr
Gingerbread Man
Gingerbread Man
Gingerbread Man
Gingerbread Man
Today was a great day for a snowball fight in Pre-K!
3 days ago, Amy Carr
snowball fight
snowball fight
snowball fight
snowball fight
These students have been selected as December Raiders of the Month for Cumberland Elementary and Middle School. They are a great example of the Raider Keys! Congratulations and keep up the good work!
4 days ago, Amy Carr
Raiders of the Month
Raiders of the Month
Several elementary classrooms were visited by the Middle School Kindness Ambassadors this week. After reading books about kindness and manners, the ambassadors led a discussion about kindness with the students. They did a great job!
8 days ago, Amy Carr
Kindness Ambassadors
Kindness Ambassadors
Kindness Ambassadors
Kindness Ambassadors
Cumberland Elementary and Middle Schools have an opening for a Secretary and Custodian beginning in January 2023. Interested applicants should send their credentials to Daniel Huffman at dhuffman@cusd77.org and Stacy Keyser at skeyser@cusd77.org. Applications are due by December 9.
10 days ago, Amy Carr
Vacancy
After completing a unit called Energizing Everything, Mrs. Figgins’ 4th grade students brainstormed, designed, and presented chain reactions in groups. The chain reactions are demonstrated by each group in the video. https://youtu.be/8of7BCyeBKw
10 days ago, Amy Carr
Connect 4 was a fun way for these first graders to practice sight words last week. Additionally, they learned the importance of taking turns, being a good sport, and following directions.
11 days ago, Amy Carr
Connect 4
Connect 4
Mrs. Bierman’s class listened to the story Balloons over Broadway, a book about the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. They watched a video about how the balloon floats were made and did a science experiment for gas reactions to inflate balloons. The students then designed their own balloons for the parade.
17 days ago, Amy Carr
Balloon Design
Balloon Design
Balloon Design
Balloon Design
Mrs. Peters' class completed a Mystery Science activity on turkeys. The lesson finished up with making turkey wobblers. They worked hard and had fun watching their turkeys wobble down their string! These turkeys are dancing their way to Thanksgiving break! https://youtu.be/hwfN9xgocGY
17 days ago, Amy Carr
Turkeys
Turkeys
Miss White's and Mrs. Waller's AM & PM Pre-K classes enjoyed a Thanksgiving feast on Monday!
17 days ago, Amy Carr
Thanksgiving Feast
Thanksgiving Feast
Mrs. Staley’s 3rd graders completed a Thanksgiving Escape Room today. They had to help the Thanksgiving Turkey escape the farm on Thanksgiving Eve so he doesn't become someone's dinner. Once they completed activities to get the turkey to the lake, the students used the boats they created to help him escape!
18 days ago, Amy Carr
Escape Room
Escape Room
Escape Room
Escape Room
Mrs. Smyser’s 3rd grade class learned about procedural writing last week and wrote about how to make a S'more. They ended the week with a S'more of their own!
18 days ago, Amy Carr
S'more
Reminder: Next week, there is a 2:20 dismissal on Tuesday and no school Wednesday-Friday for Thanksgiving break. 🦃
21 days ago, Amy Carr
Thanksgiving Break
Mrs. McElravy's 4th grade students are planning Thanksgiving dinner for their group. They used local grocery store ads to calculate the cost to feed their group.
21 days ago, Amy Carr
Thanksgiving Dinner
Thanksgiving Dinner
Thanksgiving Dinner
Thanksgiving Dinner
Mrs. Beard's second graders practiced adding three numbers at a time yesterday. They rolled the dice to get their three numbers and then raced to see who could add the quickest.
21 days ago, Amy Carr
Adding dice
Adding dice
Miss Bueker’s 2nd graders were working on their math facts today. They worked in stations and found different ways to get to a given number.
23 days ago, Amy Carr
Math
Math
Math
Miss White's Pre-K students learned about similarities and differences today. The students cited examples of similarities and differences in cats and dogs, their friends, and people's feelings during different experiences.
23 days ago, Amy Carr
Pre-K
Mrs. Peters’ second graders enjoyed listening to the story Cactus Hotel this afternoon.
24 days ago, Amy Carr
reading
Mrs. Bierman's second graders are creating Thanksgiving lapbooks, a social studies and writing project.
24 days ago, Amy Carr
Thanksgiving Lapbooks
Thanksgiving Lapbooks
Thanksgiving Lapbooks
Thanksgiving Lapbooks
Mrs. High's fourth grade students created a variety of Veterans Day art projects. They did great work on these!
28 days ago, Amy Carr
Veterans Day
Veterans Day
Veterans Day
Veterans Day