The roller skating unit has begun at Elementary South. After putting on their skates and safety equipment, first graders slowly began to test and build their skating skills. Whenever they fell, they got right up and tried again. In a few days, they will be sailing around the gym.
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Second-grade students in Ms. Dimond’s class at Elementary South drew some awesome nutcrackers on Monday.
With the holidays rapidly approaching, second-grade students learned to play a holiday tune in Ms. Yeo’s music class.
Congratulations to our November SOARING EAGLES! They SOAR above the line and make us proud. First_Name Last_Name Reason Homeroom Elizabeth R. Acting Responsibly Mrs. Schorsch Jared F. On Task Behavior Mrs. Schorsch Colton A. Acting Responsibly Ms. Reilly Jasmine Y. On Task Behavior Ms. Reilly Jahnavi M. Acting Responsibly Mrs. Silver Nikitaa K. On Task […]
Ms. Dahm at Elementary South used Thanksgiving as a way to develop her students’ math skills. The fourth-grade students reviewed grocery advertisements to select what they would be including in their Thanksgiving dinners. They had fun putting together lists of food items and adding up the costs based on the number of guests attending their dinners.
Elementary South raised $2,091.86 during its “All For Books” collection this past week! The money will go directly to our teachers to purchase books for their classrooms. Scholastic also matches the funds raised by each participating school with a donation of books from The Scholastic Possible Fund, which distributes books to children through various not-for-profit organizations. […]
Blankets can be a source of comfort and security for children in crisis. First-grade students at Elementary South made colorful blankets to comfort critically ill or traumatized children as part of the Project Linus-Kids Helping Kids Program. A representative from Project Linus visited the school on Tuesday, showed sample blankets, and provided tips on creating […]
The community is invited to attend the final Referendum Community Information Sessions. One will take place Thursday, Oct. 25, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Aspen Drive Library. The final meeting will take place Friday, Oct. 26, from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Vernon Hills Village Hall. The district will share information and answer […]
Can you build a bridge or create a maze? These third graders at Elementary South can!
In partnership with the Vernon Hills High School Computer Science Club, we are excited to offer a Digital Game Design Club for fifth grade students. Who: Any fifth grade student (No experience necessary) What: Create, design and program your own video games When: Friday Mornings from October 19 – November 16 ~ 8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. […]