Fun at the EES Fall Bash 2018 Fall Bash 2018 EHS FFA members visit 2nd grade classrooms EHS FFA members visit 2nd grade Fall Bash 2018 Fun at the Fall Bash 2018 EHS Art students create a chalk mural outside the entrance to EES 4th graders during NEST (Nurturing Emotional and Social Teaching) work cooperatively on an online escape room challenge Welcome to Eastwood Elementary Eastwood Elementary receives an "A" on State Report Card EHS & EES students take a virtual tour of Monet's garden using Google Cardboard Hour of Code with 3rd graders Eagle Way Drive  sign  the old Scotch Ridge School bell adorns the new elementary building sign Coding with iPads

Events

Tim Kight Visit

Students listening to speaker Tim Kight. Mr. Kight brings his contagious energy to the students with insight into building an Eastwood culture of becoming the best we can be.

Better today than yesterdaybetter tomorrow than today

Tim Kight talking to students

Students also show off the new Eagle Way shirts.

girl in new eagle way shirt

Singing a song with Mr. Kight

Mr Kight talks with students

Third Grade Receive Books

The Scholastic Book Box came this week. Third grade students received a free book due to the generosity of sponsors. Each child has a sponsor that donated a small amount to enable each child to receive a free book every month.

Such excitement!

classroom with students all holding books

Group of students reading books 

Basketball Clinic for Boys in Grades 1-4

EHS basketball logo

The Eastwood Basketball coaching staff and EHS team is hosting an instrutional program for boys in 1st-4th grades.  Click here to access the registration link and more details.

Looking for Volunteers for an OMA Art Therapy Program in conjunction with Otterbein Senior Living Community

Mrs. Moorman is looking for students who want to work with residents at Otterbein Senior Living Community in conjunction with Miami University OMA art therapy program. The program is implemented in group sessions: students will be working with seniors with dementia, one day a week (TBA) with the assistance of trained volunteers working on a one-to-one basis. The art-making sessions culminate in a gallery exhibition celebrating the artists’ accomplishments while educating the public about the creative capacities of people with dementia. If you need volunteer hours, this is a really unique and rewarding volunteer opportunity, Transportation available, please see Mrs. Moorman no later than Oct.12th for more details.

Please click the link below to see an amazing video about this program!

https://miamioh.edu/cas/academics/centers/scripps/community-connections/opening-minds-through-art/index.html

Below you can click and and print paperwork or Mrs. Moorman has a copy as well.

Detailed informatiion about the program:
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1hrgf7Qbh72a-UpGd7nMiODQXfh0hQtl0Xg5b5HJ0WTI/edit

Permission Slip:  https://docs.google.com/document/d/1rqz5rNrfCFWV_p0NS_CLyHm4sKhcHqrRKpv8eW YXAEM/edit

 

October Eastwood Elementary Newsletter

PTO FALL BASH

Families enjoying our back to school bash. Activities included bounce houses, face painting, tye dye Eastwood shirt making, popcorn, snow cones, pizza, games, and playground fun.

girls playing a game   boy with face painting    

boy with arms up winning a game group of people around the palyground 

girls with snow cones  tye dying shirtsstudents enjoy the games girl eating popcorn

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FFA Visit Students in Second Grade

Today the 2nd grade had some guest readers in the classroom. Jonna Nissen, Maddie Finley, Kylie O'Brien, Lukas Wright, and Justin Vollmar, senior FFA students.  They read Inside a Cow by Catherine Friend to all second graders.  The students enjoyed having older Eastwood students read the book and were able to ask some questions about agriculture and FFA.

FFA member reading to student FFA members posing with book 

ffa members reading to students FFA members 

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Youth Girls Basketball

Basketball
Current 3rd-6th grade grils interested in playing basketball as a Lady Eagle please see the informational flyers linked below.  

3rd & 4th Grade Girls Basketball information

5th & 6th Grade Girls Basketball information

Miss Cross's Class Attending NEST Class with Mrs. Asmus

Mr. Ward's 4th graders during NEST (Nurturing Emotional and Social Teaching) work cooperatively on an online escape room challenge with Mrs. Asmus, Elementary Counselor.

students working on computers   girls lined up with computers

Mrs. Nafzinger's Class

Mrs. Nafziger’s Kindergarten class celebrating Zero the Hero! 

                                 zero the hero day outfits on students

Student Council Elections Soon

Students will be voting on their class representative in the next two weeks.

                                voting booth

Mrs. Nafzinger's Class RED DAY

Mrs. Nafziger’s class learning about the book “Chicka Chicka Boom Boom” and celebrating red day!

              kindergarteners wearing red for red day   

                   students dressed up

Kindergartners Enjoy N.E.S.T class

Kindergartners learn each other's names with a silly song and movement dice during NEST (Nurturing Emotional and Social Teaching) with Mrs. Asmus, Elementary Counselor.

Kindergartner using the large dice to play act 

Kindergartner using the large dice to play act  

Kindergartner using the large dice to play act    

Kindergartner using the large dice to play act 

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N.E.S.T with Mrs. Asmus

4th graders during NEST (Nurturing Emotional and Social Teaching) work cooperatively on an online escape room challenge with Mrs. Asmus, Elementary Counselor.

boys working on computers 

mrs Asmus with students 

children looking at computer program

children looking at computer program 

children looking at computer program

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Meet Safety Patrol

Safety Patrol started the new year with some helpful bus signs.

 Boy working safety patrol   safety patrol with bus sign 

safety patrol with bus sign   safety patrol student with bus sign 

 

safety patrol with bus sign  safety patrol with bus sign

 

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