The Board of Education accepted the very generous donation from the Foundation in the amount of $29,999 for an indoor/outdoor STEAM Lab at Goosehill Primary School.
Happy 100 Day! Students celebrate this special day in a big way! They gather on stage to share their morning assembly of songs with family members who come to watch and sing a long. Classroom doorway entrances were decorated with 100-Day gateway tunnels and streamers, and . . .
A trip to the library often incorporates a co-teaching experience for the kids at Goosehill. Here, Ms. Franciscovich's students, along with Library Media Specialist, Ms. Urso, collaborated on a social studies unit. Students created self-portraits with the theme "Is Everyone Unique?" showing how all people can have similarities and differences . . .
Ms. Adams' kindergarten writers used "sight words," newly-learned punctuation marks, and a "Spaceman" tool to remind them to add spaces between words. They were so proud of their writing and drawings! Ms. Cucolo's students are learning the concepts of force by experimenting with "push and pull" toys. Next, they . . .
Goosehill kicked off a Super Hero Theme at the Spirit Day Assembly on January 17th. Students performed skits & recited poems about being a H.E.R.O. - the Goosehill acronym representing: Being Honest, showing Empathy & Respect, & being Open-Hearted. Goosehill kids are Superheroes!
If you think math isn't any fun, take a stroll into Ms. Villa or Ms. DeRop's classroom during math center time! Each activity was challenging, fun, and even if frustrating...was exciting once success was achieved. The students designed snowmen on whiteboards and worked on matching shapes and designs in games like Qbitz, Tangrams, and . . .
Learning to write the alphabet and numbers certainly never looked like this years ago! Using a program called Neuronet, students are challenged to mimic onscreen movements while naming letters, numbers, and colors. They clap, jump, step up onto a small stool, and ultimately practice forming letters and numbers, all in time to an increasingly fast beat. The . . .
6:00 PM **GPFA Grade 1 Movie Night
7:00 PM **SEPTO Book Club
9:00 AM **CPC Meeting District Office