Featured image of article: Baby Chicks!

We hatched 6 chicks in second grade this spring! The students have been so amazed to learn what is going on inside a fertilized egg each day until it hatches on Day 21. We candled the eggs and were able to see if the chick was growing.  We even saw one chick moving its wings one time when we candled!

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Featured image of article: Did you know…May is Better Hearing and Speech Month? 

Did you know…May is Better Hearing and Speech Month?

The speech and language therapy team at Antrim Elementary School is devoted to developing essential communication skills for all students to be successful in and out of school.  Because communication happens everywhere, you may see us around!  We share a space with the occupational therapy team at AES,

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Featured image of article: Nutritionist Tiffany Calcutt visits A.E.S

This week nutritionist Tiffany Calcutt visited A.E.S to share nutritional snack ideas! Students and parents participated in a series of fun hands-on activities to learn about healthy eating. Making yogurt parfaits and celery race cars filled with chocolate hummus was a huge hit! Tiffany also shared information about how healthy eating effects our daily life including mood,

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Featured image of article: Kindness Week at AES

This week at AES has been filled with much kindness. The students were encouraged to practice random acts of kindness and to notice when others did. The students earned paper gumballs for their kindness acts which were displayed on a huge gumball machine. The week ended with an assembly in which community members were invited and celebrated for their support of AES.

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Featured image of article: Do you know how animal adaptations help them survive? Ms. Zawacki’s class can teach you.

Mrs. Zawacki’s class is learning about how animal body parts (adaptations) help the animals survive and make their lives easier. We started by reading The Snail’s Spell and What Does This Tail Do? to learn exactly how different animals use their body parts. Then Jeannie Connelly from the Conval Arts Integration Program came to do a project with our class.

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