William M. Kaegebein Elementary School
News Page 2016
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Kaegebein Students Celebrate Colonial Day - November 2016
Boys are making colonial occupation signs.
The 4th grade class of Mrs. Kathy Chadwick at Kaegebein Elementary celebrated "Colonial Day" on Monday, November 21st. This day is based on a class novel the students read titled "Felicity Learns a Lesson". The girls prepare the dinner meal, they make applesauce, butter and peel and mash potatoes. The boys learn lessons from hornbooks. The girls learn how to cross stitch and have a tea party. The boys learn about Colonial occupations and construct a sign to go with an occupation they are interested in. Both the boys and girls make soap, carve soap, write with a quill feather and ink and stencil. Each year the students enjoy the authentic experience of Colonial ways.
Girls are doing cross stitch project.
Kaegebein Students Compete in K- Games - October 2016
Kaegebein Elementary School students recently completed their annual K Games in physical education class. Modeled on the Olympics, each student is placed on 1 of 6 teams and compete for points for their respective teams. Activities included bowling, throwing and catching challenges, hula hooping, concentration (memory game with movement) and basketball. The students had a lot of fun and demonstrated, teamwork and cooperation. In a close competition, the green team finished first followed closely by the orange and red teams.
Kaegebein Library Open This Summer - June 2016The Kaegebein library will be open Tuesday afternoons throughout the summer weeks. Mrs. Pritchard has interesting activities planned and you can check out books to read all summer! The times are 12:30 - 2:00 PM on the following Tuesdays: July 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th, 16th, August 2nd, 16th, 23rd. Students who participate all seven weeks will receive a new book
Family Fun Night & Basket Raffle - February 2016Kaegebein Parent Teacher Association annual Family Fun Night & Basket Raffle is Friday, March 11, 2016 at the school. There will be a large basket raffle, Cup Cake Walk, jazz music, and fitness and sport challenges in the gym. This event is the primary fund-raiser for the educational programming, supplies, and activities used to enhance the educational experiences of the children at the school including art, music, science, and wellness education programs. Everyone is welcome to attend.
"The Case of the Missing Paragraph" - January 2016
The Kaegebein 4th grade students of Mrs. Kathy Chadwick presented a play, "The Case of the Missing Paragraph" on Thursday and Friday, January 28 & 29th. Through funny dialogue and half a dozen songs, the students told the story of a paragraph, missing from a book at a mansion. Two private eye brothers, Steve & Sam Stevens, with a lot of help from the employees and residents of the mansion, found a character named Bill Shakespeare was the culprit. Mrs. Chadwick and her students always do a wonderful job entertaining the students and their families with humorous and educational presentations.