Schneckenburger kindergarten students celebrated their 100th Day of School on Friday, February 3rd. We started the day in PE by doing 100 exercises. We licked a sucker 100 times as we counted to 100 . We decorated special hats, strung 100 Fruit Loops on a necklace, made a snack with 10 pieces each of 10 […]
Mrs. Toups’ Kindergarten Science Class: LAVA LAMP Experiment: observe and report
Kindergarten began their adventures around the world with Italy. We learned about La Bufana. She searches the country on a broom each Christmas eve for the Holy child to give him a gift of cookies and treats that she has baked. She isn’t sure which child is “the one” so she leaves treats for all […]
Kindergarten spent the month of November learning about a variety of Native American cultures and customs. We learned about the pilgrims and the hardships they faced on their journey to America on the Mayflower. Kindergartners learned how Pilgrim children spent their days and how hard they worked with their families to establish the town of […]
Karen Balamane, who teaches kindergarten, was named Schneckenburger’s 2015-16 Teacher of the Year. She was also voted Teacher of the Year in 2003. Mrs. Balamane received her Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education from Northern Arizona University and is certified to teach grades K-8. She met her husband while attending the University of […]
Winners of the Penny War (the proceeds will benefit Jefferson Dollars for Scholars) The top classes: Mrs. Nelson’s 4th grade homeroom and Ms. Shirley’s 1st grade homeroom win a Pizza Party. The classes raising over $100 win an ice-cream party: Mrs. Quarrella’s 5th grade homeroom, Ms. Delcambre’s Kindergarten homeroom, and Mrs. Cowart’s homeroom.