I hope everyone has been enjoying their summer so far! I know we still have a few weeks left, and though I am going to enjoy them, I am eager to get back to school! We will have a some new students joining us this year and I thought a picture (slightly awkward panoramic view) … More It’s ALMOST time to say WELCOME BACK!
Today we had the pleasure of Skyping with author, Rob Buyea! Rob has written the Because of Mr. Terupt series and is in the process of writing the third book in The Perfect Score series. Though not all sixth graders have read his books, many learned a lot about the writing process- and hopefully, are motivated to … More Rob Buyea Author Skype!
Sixth graders have worked VERY hard on creating a health video in Spark Video. Students had the opportunity to choose a health topic that was interesting to them, do some research and then create a short, informational video to share with one another. You can check out their hard work here: https://sites.google.com/a/pvrsdk12.org/bes-student-learning-links/spark-health-videos
WordPress blogging has been temperamental and I haven’t been able to post these great pictures!! Bottle flipping experiments!
Mark your calendars!!! Baystate Franklin Medical Center’s Blood & Guts demonstration will be coming to the BES library on Friday, November 3rd from 6:30-8:00. It would be wonderful if all sixth graders came as it falls under our science standards PERFECTLY! It is a wonderful hands-on workshop that all students and families enjoy! Bernardston Blood … More Blood & Guts at BES, November 3rd- Grades 4-6
There will be a meeting this Thursday, October 5th at 4:30 in 6P to go over the building and planning of our sixth grade Statue of Liberty Scarecrow. We will need help planning, collecting supplies, building, and taking down the scarecrow.
It has been a great start to the year so far! A few highlights so far… We are working towards becoming at “Wonder Certified Classroom” which includes doing activities and lessons around empathy, kindness, and inclusion. This was sparked by the book Wonder, by R. J. Palacio, which students will be reintroduced to this fall. … More Great start to the year!
The year is almost over and the last day of school will be here before we know it! If you have not checked the calendar, the following events are approaching: THIS Thursday: Field trip to BOSTON! Be at BES no later than 6:00 am! Wednesday, June 14th: Field Day (and 6th grade water balloon fight- … More Updates for the end of the year…
Please do not feel obligated, but sixth grade would be appreciative if you could donate some of the following: Lifesaver Mints to be used for MCAS testing Lysol cleaning wipes Tissues Plastic spoons for snack Thank you!