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Trip To Wildlife Refuge 2014

Third graders visit Annada Wildlife Refuge

 Posted on October 24, 2014 at 10:32 am

On Oct. 16 all three of the third grade classes at Clarence Cannon Elementary School paid a visit to the Clarence Cannon National Wildlife Refuge in Annada. The third graders are learning about animals in their science units right now so their teachers thought the trip would be a good addition to the unit. The agents at the refuge taught the students about the animals that live in the area.

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  • Elsberry R-II Educator Profile

     Posted on October 24, 2014 at 10:28 am

    Jolene Hatcher

    Position – District School Nurse Number of years at Elsberry Schools – 4 years this March Favorite food – Angel Food Cake Favorite color – Pink Favorite quote – If at first you don’t succeed.  Try again. As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up- Nurse or a Teacher What is one of your fondest memories working at Elsberry - One piece of advice you

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  • Kiwanis honors October “Terrific Kids”

     Posted on October 23, 2014 at 9:06 am

    Kiwanis Awards October 2014

    Pictured above are the Elsberry Kiwanis “Terrific Kid” award winners for October 2014. The awards were presented during Clarence Cannon Elementary School’s morning gathering on Oct. 17. Students pictured above include [third row, l-r] Addyson Steele, Duncan Whiteside, Emily Moellman, Lexus Phipps and Abby Aguilera; [second row, l-r] Deavion Dodson, Ali Harrison, Shyanne Vanscoy, Mya Pflasterer and Sara Moellman; [first row, l-r] Amaris Jones, Lillian Mound, Ellie Hartley, Brooke Baker

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  • “I moustache you, are you a leader?”

     Posted on October 22, 2014 at 10:36 am

    I Moustache You Are You A Leader?

    On Oct. 17 teachers and staff at Clarence Cannon Elementary School in Elsberry showed up to work sporting pink moustaches to promote leadership. As students entered the building teachers and staff greeted them by saying “I moustache you, are you a leader?” Pictured above are [front row, l-r] Clarence Cannon Elementary Principal Toni Wankel and Amanda Niffen; [second row, l-r] Carol Spratt, Karla Rimel, Kristen Hagemeier, Donna Pott, Emily Huber,

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  • THE WHO, WHAT, WHERE & HUH?

     Posted on October 20, 2014 at 10:11 am

    Dashaun Johnson

    This week’s question: Of all the things you are learning in school, what do you think will be the most useful when you are an adult? Answered by Terri Mudd’s Fourth Grade Class “I think math will be the most helpful because you need to know how to count numbers in grocery stores and to tell how fast your car is going and to measure how long your stuff is.”

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  • Elsberry R-II Educator Profile

     Posted on October 20, 2014 at 9:10 am

    Helen McDonald

    Position – BRAVES Aide Number of years at Elsberry Schools – 7 yrs Favorite food – Pork Tenderloin Favorite color – Blue Favorite quote – The secret of getting ahead is getting started. By Mark Twain As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up- Teacher What is one of your fondest memories working at Elsberry – When students understand something that has been a struggle

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  • Teacher Talk at Elsberry R-2 School District, by Kim Jones-Media Liaison

     Posted on October 18, 2014 at 9:39 am

    Teacher Talk

    The month of October can be very fun in the classroom with so much going on. Lead first grade teacher, Jessie Marshall, has been keeping her students busy on the dreary rainy days. Students have enjoyed some Halloween stories. Along with the stories they made recipes for wicked witch brew and wrote a story similar to “Brown Bear Brown Bear what do you see?” Instead the first graders named their

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