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Steam Buddies from Miss Ambrosini’s and Ms. Abare’s classes discovered how many candy hearts they could balance on their popsicle sticks. Students were tasked with different ways to balance the hearts to make the task more challenging!

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Featured image of article: Special Visitor

Today, 2nd grade had some very special visitors to their classrooms!  In conjunction with one of the reading units on service and therapy dogs, they had a therapy dog and trainer visit!  Melissa and Canyon, from ColdSprings Healing Paws, joined the classroom this morning so students could see and learn firsthand what it takes to train a therapy or service dog. 

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Featured image of article: Gingerbread Man

This month Kindergarten classes read many different versions of the Gingerbread Man story. This theme integrated a variety of engaging math and language arts activities and projects!

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Featured image of article: Picture Retakes

Picture retakes are scheduled for December 1st from 9:00 am to 11:00 am. If you were absent on picture day you will have a second chance to get your picture taken! If you didn’t like your first picture, send in your old ones and have a new one retaken. More information will be coming home with students shortly.

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Featured image of article: Got Shoes?

Do you have sneakers, shoes or boots you are looking to get rid of? The Conval Community Dollars for Scholars Program is “running” a shoe drive through mid December. Partnering with Funds2Org, money raised from this fundraiser will help Conval Community Dollars for Scholars award scholarships to students. We have a collection box at PES for any of your slightly used,

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Featured image of article: Outdoor Learning at PES

This week, our friends from the Harris Center worked with our 3rd graders teaching about the weather. Ben King of the Harris Center talked to our students about wind, including what a compass is, how to find points north, south, east and west, how to tell which direction the wind is coming from, and how to tell wind speed using a Beaufort Scale.

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