News from the South School Specialists




from the Gym...

  • A New Year for Physical Education! Hello my fellow athletes!We are ringing in the new year with some great new games and activities in our physical education classes.  All our grades are getting ready for ...
    Posted Jan 22, 2015, 1:00 PM by Joshua MacDonald
  • Physical Education in December! November came and went, and we are now starting the busy month of December!  In November, we saw the start of our throwing unit, where the students learned about the ...
    Posted Nov 25, 2014, 5:33 AM by Joshua MacDonald
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from the Music room

  • January/February 1:  Students were assessed on singing the pitches sol, la, & mi.  Also, students are recognizing the difference between beat and rhythm.2:  Students were assessed on singing Song Time.  Also ...
    Posted Jan 22, 2015, 12:46 PM by Michael Messina
  • December 1st:  Students now know the difference between high and low sounds.  Also, students can listen to a melody and draw the shape of it.2nd:  Students are preparing for their ...
    Posted Jan 22, 2015, 12:47 PM by Michael Messina
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from the Art room...

  • January and February in the Art Studio Kindergarten- Kindergarten artists are beginning to learn about different types of representational art (portrait, landscape, still life).  We will touch upon a number of artists' work, but we will pay ...
    Posted Jan 22, 2015, 12:58 PM by Megan Kimball
  • December in the Art Studio Kindergarten- Kindergarten artists have been working on collage in the art studio.  We have been exploring how artists begin to create a picture with shapes and then add layers of ...
    Posted Dec 4, 2014, 11:00 AM by Megan Kimball
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from the Library...

  • January and February in the Library Kindergarten- Students are learning about folktales and author's message using various tales from different cultures. Students are learning to turn and talk with a partner to discuss deeper questions ...
    Posted Jan 22, 2015, 12:58 PM by barbara.white@ncps-k12.org
  • December Kindergarten students created a graph in the library showing the “safe spot” where they keep their books at home. We determined that most students keep their books safely stored on ...
    Posted Nov 25, 2014, 5:15 AM by barbara.white@ncps-k12.org
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from the Computer Lab...

  • January/February Kindergarten-Students have learned how to access our online library subscription to Tumblebooks. They are enjoying reading many e-books online.Grade 1-Students are reviewing fiction and non-fiction ...
    Posted Jan 22, 2015, 12:46 PM by Ronna Van Veghel
  • December Kindergarten- Students have continued to work on their mouse skills and are now learning how to navigate through websites. Grade 1- Students have been exploring Thanksgiving activities that have helped ...
    Posted Nov 25, 2014, 5:18 AM by Ronna Van Veghel
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from the Science room...

  • January/February Grade 1 students are learning about properties of the three main states of matter: solids, liquids, and gases.  They've learned that everything around us is made of matter.  Now ...
    Posted Jan 22, 2015, 12:55 PM by Susan Driscoll
  • December Grade 1 students are continuing their Needs of Living Things unit.  Now that we've finished up plants, we are focusing on animals and their needs.Grade 2 students have ...
    Posted Nov 25, 2014, 5:19 AM by Susan Driscoll
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