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RES Market Day a Success

by Kassie Coffey and Kendra Hoover

​The third, fourth, and fifth grade students of Roundstone Elementary School had Market Day on the 11th and 12th of December. They had fun and learned how to start a business.   The kids formed groups, made a product, and sold what they made. First grader, Ella McKinney had this to… Continue Reading RES Market Day a Success

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RES Students Experience Christmas in the Valley

Submitted by Emma Hackworth – Roundstone Elementary 5th Grade

On December 5, 2014 Roundstone Elementary school went to Renfro Valley to watch the Christmas show. The show lasted for about an hour and a half. The show contained many Christmas songs sang at the family’s party, such as my favorite “All I Want for Christmas… Continue Reading RES Students Experience Christmas in the Valley

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Meteorologist Bill Meck Visits RES

Bill’s Weather 101

By Kassie Coffey and Kendra Hoover

Bill Meck came to Roundstone Elementary School on December 15 and met up with fourth graders to teach us about weather. One thing that he taught us was about lighting. He told us that negative energy zig zags to try to get to the positive energy,… Continue Reading Meteorologist Bill Meck Visits RES

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RES Market Day

Roundstone Elementary School will host Market Day on Thursday, December 11 from 4 pm to 6 pm.  Please come out and support our young entrepreneurs. Any profits made go directly to the students participating in Market Day. Students are involved in the E-Discovery Learning Program that provides grant money to foster entrepreneurship in small business. Students are taught economic concepts and asked… Continue Reading RES Market Day

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RES Book Fair

“Hello!”  My name is Kameryn Medley and I’m in Mrs. Nikki’s 3rd grade class at Roundstone Elementary School.  In my 3rd grade class and Mrs. Peavie’s third grade class we had a Book Fair for the PTG meeting in October.  A Book Fair is where you pick a book and tell the plot, setting, characters,… Continue Reading RES Book Fair

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JROTC Visits Roundstone Elementary

By: Laney Bryant

On October 23, 2014 the JROTC came to Roundstone Elementary School. There were different stations set up for fifth graders to participate in.  One station was the American Flag trivia game. There was a flag and rifle station. Also there was a flag folding station and we got to fold a flag.… Continue Reading JROTC Visits Roundstone Elementary

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RES Goes to Wildcat Mountain

On October 17, 2014, Mrs. Hurst’s and Mrs. Burdett’s fifth grade classes went to Wildcat Mountain. We went to all kinds of different stations.  Some of the things we learned are that the artillery used small to big cannons and that both Union and Confederate sides had women spies.  One famous Union spy was Sarah… Continue Reading RES Goes to Wildcat Mountain

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Exploring Animal Natures at RES

by Ethan Chandler ​

On October 8, 2014, Mrs. Fairchild’s and Mr. Woodall’s fourth grade classes were being taught about animals and science. Mrs. Betty Lewis, the conservation educator with Kentucky Fish and Wildlife, was showing us both real and model parts of real animals. We saw an owl egg, duck feet, hawk feet, and… Continue Reading Exploring Animal Natures at RES

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Jeff Sheppard and Jarrod Polson Visit RES

Roundstone Elementary School had quite a surprise on April 18, 2014.  Jeff Sheppard and Jarrod Polson came to tell students the importance of school on their motivational program “School is Cool Tour”. Jarrod Polson told about his experience with school and basketball.  He explained what it takes to be a student athlete.  “We get up… Continue Reading Jeff Sheppard and Jarrod Polson Visit RES

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RES Celebrates Read Across America Week

In honor of Dr. Seuss’s birthday on March 2nd, Roundstone Elementary School celebrated each day of Read Across America Week!  Below are some photos taken throughout the week.

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