Tag: Brodhead Elementary

BES Students Explore Native Americans

BES Mr. Devin's Class

Mr. Devin’s third grade class at Brodhead Elementary recently explored Native Americans. During the study, the class focused on the way the natives used their natural resources to build homes in each particular U.S. region. In the pictures you see the Tepee; which was home to the Plains natives, the Round House; home to the… Continue Reading BES Students Explore Native Americans

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BES 1st Graders Perform Thanksgiving Play

BES Play

Brodhead Elementary 1st grade classrooms performed a play centered around The First Thanksgiving.  In the play, the 1st grade students dressed as Native Americans and Pilgrims for the performance.  They presented about the long and hard voyage to America on the Mayflower and what life was like when they arrived in America.  They talked about how the… Continue Reading BES 1st Graders Perform Thanksgiving Play

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BES Students Get Creative with Native American Culture

Face Painting

Ms. Rachelle Riddle visited Brodhead Elementary and Mrs. Deanna’s 2nd grade classroom painting faces for our little Native Americans. Ms. Rachelle shared information with our students with a focus on various designs and colors that many Native Americans used on their faces and the meaning behind each color and design. Students were able to choose… Continue Reading BES Students Get Creative with Native American Culture

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BES Students Use “Ninja Skills”

Mrs. Sierra’s 3rd grade class put their “ninja skills” to the test while practicing the Distributive Property of Multiplication. To help with learning the new math concept students built arrays to represent math sentences, and then practiced chopping the array apart to represent two smaller multiplication facts. Pictured from Mrs. Sierra’s 3rd grade class is… Continue Reading BES Students Use “Ninja Skills”

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BES 5th Graders Study Native American Culture

Fifth grade students at BES completed a Unit of Study that focused on Native Americans. During this unit they learned about the Eastern Woodlands, Plains, Southwest, and Northwest Coast. Students created ceremonials mask and choreographed dances to present to their peers. Pictured is BES 5th grade students presenting their individual mask and performing their group generated dances… Continue Reading BES 5th Graders Study Native American Culture

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Oh Deer! BES Students Study Animal Habitats

Oh Deer

Third graders at Brodhead Elementary have been studying animal habitats and the importance to food chains and the impacts that are made when a link in the chain is altered. Students participated in a real life experience that showed the effects of missing links in the habitat. While playing Oh Deer!, students identified and describe… Continue Reading Oh Deer! BES Students Study Animal Habitats

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BES Girls on the Run

BES Girls on the Run

Brodhead Elementary students join Girls on the Run to help set and tackle goals. Girls on the Run inspires girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. Physical activity is woven into the program to inspire an appreciation of fitness and to build habits that lead to… Continue Reading BES Girls on the Run

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BES News & Announcements 3/6/2018

Box Tops

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Camp AJ Registration Details

Registration is now open for students in Rockcastle County for Camp AJ. Applications are available for students in the front office at BES.  Camp AJ is a week summer camp opportunity for our students costing just $20 per child. Camps sessions are… Continue Reading BES News & Announcements 3/6/2018

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BES Students Read “Because of Winn Dixie”

Because of Winn Dixie

Mrs. Starla’s class has been reading “Because of Winn Dixie”. It is a wonderful story of life, love, and friendship. Last week was the finale of our journey with Opal and Winn Dixie. In order to commemorate the departure of our beloved characters and their story, we had an end of the book celebration. During this… Continue Reading BES Students Read “Because of Winn Dixie”

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BES Academic Team Excels at District Governor’s Cup

Congratulations to BES Academic Team for their recent accomplishments at the District Governor’s Cup Competition held at Mt. Vernon Elementary on Saturday, February 10th. We had several students place in their area if written testing and these students will be moving on to the regional competition on March 3rd. Students moving on are the following: … Continue Reading BES Academic Team Excels at District Governor’s Cup

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