This 3rd grade class went the extra mile as they created this fantastic video to understand the metric system. Sometimes it can be alittle tough, but they made it fun, knowledgeable and creative. Check them out!!!
On Wednesday, April 16, Ms.Baker's fifth grade class had an awesome celebration. Their hard work was recognized, and they even got to play some fun games. Each student received a T-shirt, and the students that completed 30 or more lessons received an additional recognition and a certificate. These fabulous fifth grade students worked together as a team to complete one thousand lessons on TTM (Think Through Math)! This class is the first one at Scarborough Elementary to do this. Keep up the great work fifth graders!
The 2014 Northside Education Foundation (NEF) 5K Run/Walk and Family Wellness Fair, presented by AXA, took place on Saturday, March 29. In 2013, almost 5,000 participated, setting a record for NEF and the need to super-size from NISD's Dub Farris Stadium to SeaWorld. Funds raised are used for classroom and department resource, innovation and team grants that help faculty and staff maintain innovative programs that benefit the District's 101,000-plus students.
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will hold an open house to present proposed improvements to Loop 1604 between Potranco Road (FM 1957) and FM 471 (Culebra Road). Improvements are needed due to high traffic counts and congestion; the proposed project would expand Loop 1604 to a 4-lane expressway (non-toll lanes). Improvements would include...[read more]
Our annual Music Show & Tell is taking place from March 10th - March 31st for all 3rd-5th graders on their designated music rotation day in the music room. This is a great opportunity for students to gain confidence by getting in front of their classmates to sing a song, perform a dance, play their recorder, violin, or keyboard. If you're in 3rd-5th grade be sure to sign up with Mrs. Saenz so you can perform for your class!
-Kindergarten has started learning about Place Value! They are doing FABULOUS! They are putting manipulatives in groups of tens and seeing how many ones we have left over! Our kindergarteners are also writing the numbers in the right "place"! YAY!
-First Grade went to the Magik Theatre to see Skippyjon Jones. They had a fabulous time learning and writing about performances.
-Second Grade is working super hard on Woodland Forest Unit and Animal Projects. Make sure to come look in their hallway next week!
-Third Grade is excited to "spring" into action by continuing to learn about time and measurement, two by one multiplication, and fractions in math! In reading, we are "busy as bees" getting ready for our STAAR test! We know our strategies and are working on using them to help us as we read. We can hardly contain our "energy" in science as we learn about our local cultures and celebrations, as well as various types of energy. We are looking forward to our field trip to the Institute of Texan Cultures later this month!
-Fouth and Fifth Grade attended the San Antonio Symphony. Student artwork was displayed during The Water Cycle & Paint to Music concert.