During Read Across America Week, Mrs. Breanna’s 4th grade class was very busy. We had several guest readers, as well as some special activities to celebrate Dr. Seuss and the joy of reading. Mr. Jon Adams, loan officer at Citizens Bank read “Oh the Places You’ll Go”, then we painted hot air balloons and set… Continue Reading Mrs. Breanna’s 4th Grade Class Celebrates Reading
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Mar 02 2020
Monday, March 2nd kicked-off “Read Across America” week at Brodhead Elementary. Read Across America is a day held annually encouraging children in every community to read and to celebrate the joy of reading. Read Across America is celebrated on the birthday of one of the most prominent children book authors ever – Dr. Seuss on… Continue Reading BES Kicks-Off Read Across America Week
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Feb 24 2020
Third grade students at Brodhead Elementary School have been studying the story elements of literature. In order for Mrs. Starla’s students to prove what they have learned and for them to develop a deep understanding of the story elements, each student deconstructed their favorite book. During this deconstruction, students created a water bottle character at… Continue Reading BES 3rd Graders Explore Story Elements of Literature
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Dec 05 2019
Brodhead Elementary School will host a winter carnival on Monday, December 16th from 5:00-7:00 pm. The theme is “Deck the Halls with Meatballs” and a spaghetti dinner will be served. Adults are $5 and children 12 and under are $3. This event is open to everyone! See flyer below for more details.
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Oct 03 2019
Special thank you to Mr. Tony Bullock and Hunter along with his daughter Kaylan and her puppy Rocket Man for spending the morning with the BES 4th grade. We recently finished reading “Ellie’s Story” about a search and rescue dog. The students were very interested in this book and the life of a search and… Continue Reading Books Come to Life at BES
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Sep 19 2019
What a Local Treasure! Roundstone Elementary First Graders Love Double D Apple Orchard
Mrs. Atkin’s and Mrs. Fairchild’s first graders recently visited Double D Apple Orchard on Scaffold Cane. Our hosts, Larry and Debbie Bullen, took the students on a tour of their beautiful gardens and apple orchard. They talked to the children about the… Continue Reading RES First Graders Love Double D Apple Orchard
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Aug 05 2019
Brodhead Elementary School will host a Back to School Block Party on Monday, August 12th from 4:00-7:00 PM. Students will be able to meet teachers, parents can sign up for PTG and Rockcastle Regional Hospital will be hosting a health fair. Hot dogs, snow cones, popcorn and inflatables will be available as well.
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Jun 17 2019
Last week, Brodhead Elementary was transformed into Shark Camp! The BES Family Resource Center hosted 46 3rd, 4th and 5th graders for a 3-day, hands on Shark Camp.
During the week, campers learned about layers of the ocean, they made a ton of crafts, including shark soap, slime, keychains, air clay sharks and paper mache… Continue Reading Brodhead FRC Shark Camp
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Apr 22 2019
Brodhead Elementary School 5th grader Natalee Bailey recently won the “Why My Grandparent Should be the AARP Grandparent of the Year Award” essay contest.
Natalee was presented with the award at the April Retired Teacher Association luncheon and was given the opportunity to read the essay to her grandmother.
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Mar 29 2019
Mrs. Clark’s 4th and 5th grade students created “Brodhead School: The Heart of the Community” podcast to compete in the NPR Podcast Challenge. The winning podcast submissions will be featured in segments on Morning Edition or All Things Considered. Special thanks to Tyler Holman for his production skills.
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