LOCUST GROVE PRIMARY SCHOOL
LGP 1st and 2nd grade students participated in a school-wide spelling bee. Out of 273 students, fourteen qualified to compete in the school-wide bee, which was held on January 20, 2017. Congratulations to all of the participants and the top 3 winners are listed below:
First place winner: Jacob Doolittle
2nd place winner: Ben Corvetti
3rd place winner: Brennan Loving
February 6: Jump Rope for Heart Assembly
February 13: PTA General Membership Meeting
February 17: PTA Fun Friday
February 20: No School for Students/Teacher Workday
February 24: PTA Movie Night
March 2: 3rd Quarter Interims
March 2: Parent Teacher Conferences PM
March 3: Parent Teacher Conferences AM
Locust Grove Primary School Cardinals participated in Hour of Code during two of their 30-minute computer lab lessons. All students, K-2, codded using block coding on Code.org for their first lesson. Kindergarten continued to use Code.org during their second lesson while 1st and 2nd Grades learned about programming drones, robots, and computers in the STEAM Lab using multiple types of drones, Ozobots, and Raspberry Pi's.
FULL STEAM AHEAD INTO THE NEW YEAR!
Students in Mrs. Johnson's class created 3-dimensional shapes, out of toothpicks and raisins, to reinforce the concepts of edges and vertices.