The library takes on a Skype project!
Students in Mrs. Tidwell’s second grade competed against students from Bluebonnet Elementary to see who knew their call numbers and library locations!
Mrs. DeLaPena’s class has been Skyping with one of their classmates who moved to Australia! What a fun way to connect!
Students in Ms. Johnon’s fifth grade class did a mystery decimal Skype with a school in Indiana.
Students in Mrs. Bonnecarrere’s room participated in a Mystery Skype with a class from N. Carolina. They took turns asking questions back and forth to figure out where each class was located!
Students in the 5th grade Next Generation Classroom just finished reading the book “Peak”. They had the opportunity to Skype with a two time Mt. Everest climber.
Each year students in Mrs. Mustain’s 4th grade class have pen pals in Ireland. Today they got to Skype with them and ask questions!
4th grade students in Mrs. Mustain’s class had the chance to Skype with their penpals that they’ve communicated with all school year! They learned a lot about each others’ culture, school day, favorite foods, and favorite school subjects.
Students in Mrs. Callaway’s 5th grade class had the opportunity to combine field day and the Olympic theme with a fun Skype activity. First they took a “trip” to the Netherlands using Google Earth. On field day, Mrs. Callaway’s class represented the Netherlands, and it just so happens that her son lives there! Students got to ask a lot of questions!
Students in Rachel Jones’ class got to visit with her brother who is on active duty. Lance Corporal Milovich is a Marine stationed at Camp Pendleton in California. He served a deployment to Afghanistan during this time last year. He talked to them about Veteran’s Day, the Marine Corp birthday, and life as a Marine. The students really enjoyed asking him questions. They wrote letters to LCpl Milovich and some other Marines that he works with at Camp Pendleton.