Tag: third grade

BES 3rd Graders Explore Story Elements of Literature

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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RES Third Grade Storyboard Fun

Mrs. Nikki’s 3rd grade class had some fun with storyboards. They had to read a fiction book all by themselves. Then they used story elements (character, plot, setting, author’s purpose) to create their boards. RES News Crew members thought each board was excellent, but chose to showcase The Giving Tree, The Lorax, Ivy and Bean, and… Continue Reading RES Third Grade Storyboard Fun

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RES Third Graders are Really on the Ball!

Mrs. Peavie’s class is really on the ball—literally. They actually sit on stability balls during class!

Zeke Ross and Hannah Neeley fifth grade reporters from Roundstone Elementary interviewed Mrs. Peavie’s class to find out more about benefits of using stability balls in classrooms.

Questions for the class.

Q: Who gets to sit on… Continue Reading RES Third Graders are Really on the Ball!

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Third Graders Attend The Weather Show at RCHS

On October 24th district 3rd graders attended a production of The Weather Show presented by the Rockcastle County High School Drama Department. Pictured are members of The Weather Show cast with Roundstone Elementary students from Ms. Nikki McKinney’s class.

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RES Presidential Parade

Roundstone Elementary 3rd grade held a Presidential Parade on October 15, 2013. Each student dressed up and portrayed a President of the United States.  The Parade included our first president, George Washington, and ended with our current President Barack Obama. The third grade students gave speeches about presidential homes, their great accomplishments and their deaths.… Continue Reading RES Presidential Parade

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