Students in Mrs. Nott's and Mrs. Ward's second grade classes celebrated a "book birthday party" for the release of the new children's book, Thelma the Unicorn by Aaron Blabey. The story is about a pony who wants desperately to be a unicorn, however, after having the chance to be one she learns that being herself is what is most important. Students wore unicorn crowns and participated in numerous reading, writing and math activities connected to the story throughout the day. It was a magical expe...
The PTO of Green Elementary surprised students by purchasing Green School Rocks t-shirts for all of our students! The shirts will be worn by students and staff to share school spirit at various events and activities throughout the year.
Students in kindergarten and first grade had a great time visiting Alley Park and Walker's Pumpkin Patch to learn more about natural habitats, plant growth cycles and Ohio wildlife. Each student was able to being home a pumpkin thanks to our generous PTO!
Green Elementary hosted their annual fall Family Night. The event was an All Star Family night with a sports theme and included various activities for families to complete together including crafts, games and a chance to shoot some hoops with players from the OU Bobcats basketball team. Over 300 people joined us for the evening and great time was had by all who participated!
Preschool students enjoyed a visit from Miss Laura from Rural Action who shared with students all about worms and their role in the environment. The students enjoyed their chance to interact with live worms during the visit!
Students at Green had the fun opportunity to create a useful piece of public art by decorating snow plows that will be used to clear local roads this winter. Under the direction of Julie Woodburn, Art Instructor, students created two designs that included additions from each class in the building. Our school can’t wait to see “our” plows on the roads this winter!
Green Elementary recently celebrated National Walk to School Day by having the entire school walk the track together. While we currently do not have the infrastructure for students to walk to our campus, students were made aware that walking is a great way to get places whenever possible. Our school enjoyed sunshine and a sense of community during our morning walk!
Representatives from the Logan-Hocking Transportation Department spent the morning at Green Elementary to teach students about bus safety. Students were instructed on how to safely ride the bus, cross the street and evacuate in an emergency. With all students riding a bus sometime during the year, this was an important learning opportunity for the whole school.
Green Elementary and PTO would like to thank Tami Bell, Curt Mason & Little Chiefs Basketball for their generous donation of $500 to support student activities at our school! What a great surprise!
Just a reminder that school photos will be taken on Tuesday, September 5th at Green Elementary. Order forms went home with students on Monday 8/28 and an email was sent to parents on 8/29. If you have any questions please contact the school office. All students will be photographed for school records whether photos are purchased or not.
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