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6th Grade Kickball Tournament!

Posted September 18th, 2014 by Susan Nottoli

Pointing HerbieDon’t forget today is the 6th grade Kickball Tournament after school.  The tournament will be held at Hoover!

Hope to see you there!

Music and P.E. Special Enrichment

Posted September 18th, 2014 by Susan Nottoli

Megaphone HerbieThis year Hoover Math and Science Academy will be providing enrichment classes for Music, Art and PE. .  These classes meet during your child’s lunch recess time.

MUSIC
1st and 2nd graders will be working with instruments called Boomwhackers. We will be learning the different pitches of each Boomwhacker and playing and creating our own songs.

5th and 6th graders will be using iPads and laptops to provide students with the opportunity to explore with different music technology to create their own compositions

P. E.

In Physical Education we will be providing students with additional fitness orientated activities. Students 2nd-6th grades will have opportunities for sport related fitness activities and both core and aerobic fitness activities.
 

Production Studio News!

Posted September 17th, 2014 by Susan Nottoli

IMG_0210In the Production Studio Club groups of students work together to create the morning announcements.  Technology is used that most elementary students have never heard of.  There are five students per group and each week they get to do every task once.  After the jobs are distributed, the students rehearse the announcements until the first bell rings.

After the second bell, it’s LIGHTS…..CAMERA…..ACTION!!

Student Contributor
Anna 6th grade Room 212

 

6th Grade Fun Run at Keller today!

Posted September 15th, 2014 by Susan Nottoli

Juggling Balls HerbieThere is a 1 mile fun run at Keller today at 4:00.  Come join in!

Thursday students are invited for an afterschool kickball tournament at Hoover.

 

Principal’s Message September 12, 2014

Posted September 12th, 2014 by Susan Nottoli
Dear Hoover Families,
 
I hope you all had a good week. It was nice to see so many of you at curriculum night on Tuesday. It’s been busy here at Hoover. We have completed our first week of MAP testing and the students have been doing a great job.
 
Here is the latest news…
 
·         MAP testing will continue through September 26th. Please make sure that your children are getting plenty of sleep and eating a nutritious breakfast each morning.
 
·         There will be an early dismissal on Wednesday, September 24th. Students will be dismissed at 11:40. There will be no kindergarten on this day.
 
·         If you haven’t joined the PTA, it’s not too late. Membership is only $7.00.
 
Here is the link to the latest edition of the Hoover Hawkhttp://hoover.sd54.org/files/2014/09/HMSA-Hawk-9-8-14.pdf
 
Have a great weekend!
 
 
 

Elective Classes

Posted September 12th, 2014 by Susan Nottoli

Juggling Balls HerbieMusic, art and P.E. elective classes will begin Monday, September 15.  Student selection lists will be posted in your classroom on Monday so you know where to go!

Have fun!