How To: Make Snickerdoodles by: Summer & Gracyn

22 Mar

Interview with Mrs. Bindus and a Student By: Ellerie M.

22 Mar

Question #1 for Mrs Bindus: Why did you choose to be a teacher?

Answer #1 for Mrs. Bindus: I chose to be a teacher because I wanted to help kids learn more about themselves and the world! I love teaching!

Question #2 for Mrs. Bindus: What is your favorite dessert?

Answer #2 for Mrs. Bindus: My favorite dessert is ice cream from Coldstone Creamery! I like cake batter ice cream with yellow cake bites, caramel and some chocolate shavings.

Question #3 for Mrs. Bindus: What book are you currently reading at home?

Answer #3 for Mrs. Bindus: I’m currently reading Kids Deserve It. A book for teachers about how to better connect with students, co-workers, and families.

Question #4 for Mrs. Bindus: What is your favorite food?

Answer #4 for Mrs. Bindus: Homemade macaroni and cheese is my favorite food; especially my mom’s version! 

Question #5 for Mrs. Bindus: What is your favorite thing to do with your family at home?

Answer #5 for Mrs. Bindus: We love to have special game nights or movie nights when it is cold outside. I always make some kind of fun snack for these nights. In the summer, we love to play outside and have water balloon fights in our backyard.

Here is Mrs. Bindus’ website–http://www.jbindus.com/

Question #1 for Student (Connor):What is your favorite thing about being a student at Leighton Elementary?

Answer #1: Ice cream Mondays.

Question #2: What is your favorite dessert?

Answer #2: Brownies.

Question #3: What book are you currently reading at home?

Answer #3: Max.

Question #4: What is your favorite food?

Answer #4: Tacos.

Question #5: What is your favorite thing to do with your family at home?

Answer #5: We love to play board games and eat dinner together.

GAME!!! By Avantika C.

21 Mar

How to Build A House in MINECRAFT!!!!!

Hmmmmm……… how much wood do you have? A LOT? Good. First, make a lower floor. Then, add a door, walls, and a ceiling. Now the second floor. Third. Attic. Now go inside and make stairs. Chairs. Table. Lights. Second floor. Stand. Stairs. Bed. Third floor. Chests. Cauldrons. Potions. Stairs. Attic. Food. Maps. Done!

Pet Set with Chewie by: Luke F.

21 Mar

This is Chewie, who, according to his owner, Luke, “Likes to eat a lot of things!”

He is a very mixed-breed, too.

Pet Set with Tikaani by: Stella

21 Mar

Pet Set with Stella from L. Girbino on Vimeo.

www.school.com By Avantika C.

21 Mar

Ecosystem Unit in a bottle By Avantika C.

My other article!

Me, studying

Right now, we are doing state testing (ELA before spring break, and Math, etc. after)

ΩΩΩΩΩΩΩΩΩΩΩΩΩΩΩΩΩΩΩΩΩ  (good luck) on YOUR next TEST… if you have one.

Mrs.Kinkoph Interview By:Ian H.

21 Mar

Q:Why do you like teaching?

A:It’s exciting to share with others.

Q: What’s your favorite subject other than Media?

A:Math

Q:What’s your favorite thing to teach in Media?

A: 5th grade “Genius Hour!”

Q: What’s your favorite website?

A: Too many too list!

Q: Why do you like about Media?

A: I think that it is important to communicate with others in different  ways.

Q: Did you like media when you were a kid?

A: YES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Q: What has changed about Media as a teacher?

A: There were libraries, then computers came.

Q: What’s your favorite part of Media?

A: When everyone gets to create things!

Here is a link to Mrs. Kinkoph’s Media website–http://jkinkoph.wixsite.com/leightonmedia