News from the Nest
(Fairview Elementary School's Weekly Newsletter)  
    Ms. Helms gifted class participated in the Stock Market Game this semester.  Two of our students WON for our Congressional District!!  Congratulations to 4th graders Serenity Davis and Trevon Taylor!

    Stock market game winners


    Mrs. Lyons' 2nd grade class had a great time modeling the phases of the moon. They created each moon phase by consuming a piece of their cookie.  They used their scientific and academic language: orbit, new moon, waxing crescent,  tool, consume.  It was fantastic!!!!!  

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    4th grade ESOL students had their initial session with their "Book Buddies" today.  They are helping our newest students (in Pre-K) work on letter identification and letter sounds.  This program promotes reading and literacy for ALL students.  Our little ones not only learn how to read, but develop a love for reading.  Our older students learn patience, empathy, and the importance of service.  
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    4th Grade ESOL students celebrated Mrs. Reyes, our bilingual paraprofessional,  with cards and singing on her birthday today! We love Mrs. Reyes!

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