That's right! Megan Dagnino was in full character as "Witch Eldora" while reading her story book "Witch's Brew" to the students at Elizabeth Ide! Such a treat and joy to have an author visit with students to inspire and ignite our imagination!
about 23 hours ago, Sean Rhoads
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Elizabeth Ide students had the best surprise today when Megan Dagnino, author of “Witch’s Brew,” came to their lunch and read them her book! Team Beseth couldn’t wait to get some pictures with her! #idepride #witchsbrew 🧙‍♀️🎃 📖
about 23 hours ago, Alison Beseth
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During our Word Study time, first grade students sorted pictures by beginning sound and matched words to the pictures.
about 23 hours ago, Jennifer Finn
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Team Halper celebrated earning 10 class PAWS with Flashlight Friday! Students had so much fun reading by flashlight and using flashlights during math centers.
8 days ago, Jennifer Halper
flashlight Friday
flashlight Friday
flashlight Friday
flashlight Friday
Our 1st grade scientists are hard at work creating models to demonstrate how animals and plants use camouflage as a defense against predators in the wild. 🥼#firstgraderocks #idepride🦁
15 days ago, Rebecca Hull
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First graders used clay and other materials to create a model of structures that animals and plants use to defend themselves.
18 days ago, Jennifer Finn
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We love it when our crafts double as Fall decorations! We had fun tracing our hands to make a tree trunk and strengthening our fine motor skills by ripping up piles of “leaves” for our Fall trees! 🍂
20 days ago, Jamie Lesniak
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We celebrated our first Star Student this week! We are so excited to be able to welcome guest readers into our classroom again! ⭐️
20 days ago, Jamie Lesniak
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Our Kindergarteners loved reading outside and enjoying the beautiful weather! ☀️📚
20 days ago, Jamie Lesniak
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Our Kindergarteners are working hard at adding labels and details to their pictures, and identifying sight words in their writing during writer’s workshop! ✏️
20 days ago, Jamie Lesniak
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Team Finn chose the school library to “get caught reading” for our Elizabeth Ide September reading incentive. They loved it! 📚 💕
20 days ago, Jennifer Finn
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September reading
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Team Finn chose the school library to “get caught reading” for our Elizabeth Ide September reading incentive. They loved it! 📚 💕
20 days ago, Jennifer Finn
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September reading
read to self
reading in the library
Thank you to our amazing custodians for their hard work behind the scenes to keep our schools safe and clean! #NationalCustodianDay #ccsd66
21 days ago, CCSD66
Hallway of lockers that reads National Custodian Appreciation Day Thank you!
Our 1st grade mathematicians partnered up to play Domino Top Draw! Learning how to add and playing games with our friends is a WIN WIN!! #firstgraderocks #idepride🦁
22 days ago, Rebecca Hull
Bridges Math
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Our 1st grade scientists are hard at work this week building models to explain how animals use different body structures to defend themselves in the wild. #firstgraderocks✏️ #idepride🦁
22 days ago, Rebecca Hull
Building a model
Amplify Science
SO proud of our kindergartners! We practiced THREE reading centers today. Listen to reading, work on words and this was read to self. They rocked it!
22 days ago, Regina Hendron
Word work in kinder
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Practicing 2D shapes, number recognition, number tracing, and working as a team during math centers!
25 days ago, Jamie Lesniak
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Our Kindergarteners are having fun matching and creating patterns, such as AB, AAB, and ABB patterns!
25 days ago, Jamie Lesniak
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We had so much fun completing our Me On The Map projects in kindergarten.
29 days ago, Peter Pitassi
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Learning about ten frames with Pete the Cat!
29 days ago, Peter Pitassi
Ten frame fun!