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5TH GRADE LANGUAGE ARTS
Students are working on creating a graphic novel on the computer over their book club books they just finished reading. They first drew out the plot of their story with narration & text bubbles.  Now they are designing the characters, setting, & layout all online at pixton.com. They are loving it! Here are a few photos of Ms. Buchholz's special education students working on their projects!!
 

Where:   Gingerbread House, 525 Oates Street

When:    Tuesday March 11, 2015

Time:      2:00-5:00 pm

Who:      Expectant Mothers and Children Ages 0-5

Please bring one of the following items:
  • W2's
  • Tax return
  • SSI award
  • FIP
  • Your child's current immunization record

Please come if you haven’t already filled out an application. Those who have applied already need not attend.  If you have questions please contact 732-1358 or 732-8076.  All applications are due to Gingerbread by May 1, 2015.


Ken Meissner from Buena Vista University shared this video link about how one student responded to being bullied with Dale Carver who in turn passed it on to the school district.  Principals and several teachers have shown and discussed this video with their students. 

Now we would like to share the link with you.  Our hope is the video will continue the discussion of strategies all of us can use to decrease the incidents of bullying in our community.

Upcoming Events

Monday, March 2
Music Boosters Meeting 6:30 pm
Citizen's Advisory Council Mtg @ MS Media Center 7:00 pm
 
Tuesday, March 3
MS Wrestling @ Spencer 4:15 pm
 
Wednesday, March 4
Elementary Group Pictures Grades K-1
College Fair @ HS 10:00-12:00 pm
 
Thursday, March 5
All Iowa Dance Auditions
52nd Annual Parade of Bands 7:00 pm @ HS
 
Friday, March 6
Elementary Group Pictures Grades 2-4
 
Saturday, March 7
 
 
Sunday, March 8
 



 

 
 

In the Spotlight

DR. SEUSS AT EAST ECC
Dr. Turner was a guest reader today in Mrs. Gunnerson's Begindergarten class room.  The student's enjoyed listening to Cat in The Hat as we observe Dr. Seuss birthday this week!

Congratulations to the Storm Lake Jazz Ensemble for being the 3A District Champs!  Also, congratulations on the performances this season by the Storm Lake Pep Band.  You are the BEST in the conference!