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Colby, the Code & Go Mouse

Meet Colby, the Code & Go Mouse.  Colby is adorable and chatty and, not particularly surprisingly, quite fond of cheese.  Strangely, however, his favorite cheese appears to be Swiss – go figure!  Colby is spending some time in Mrs. Hoyt’s room at Pine Glen as we evaluate if/how to integrate him into the curriculum across the district next year. Students create mazes, determine the start and end points, figure out…

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This Week’s Fox Hill 1st Grade Book

This week’s Fox Hill 1st grade book is Let’s Do Nothing by Tony Fucile. Let’s Raise Readers! Wolfie the Bunny – Ame Dyckman and Zachariah OHora Gaston – Kelly DiPucchio and Christian Robinson The Curious Garden – Peter Brown Horrible Bear – Ame Dyckman and Zachariah OHora William and the Missing Masterpiece – Helen Hancocks Library Lion – Michelle Knudsen and Kevin Hawkes Mother Bruce – Ryan T. Higgins Little Elliot, Big City – Mike Curato Mr….

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Uploading Google Drive files into SeeSaw

The latest Fox Hill Help Desk tutorial features fourth grader Celeste. In this screencast, Celeste demonstrates how to upload a Google doc into SeeSaw which is the latest feature available in this excellent digital portfolio app. Celeste also shows how to add audio and a caption to the doc. She points out that this feature allows teachers to assess both writing skills as well as reading fluency skills. If you…

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This Week’s Fox Hill K Book

This week’s Fox Hill K Book is Dewey – There’s a Cat in the Library! by Vicki Myron, Bret Witter, and Steve James. Let’s Raise Readers! Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come – Nancy Carlson No Fits, Nilson – Zachariah OHora Stop Snoring, Bernard! – Zachariah OHora Creepy Carrots! – Aaron Reynolds and Peter Brown My Cousin Momo – Zacharian OHora Peter Brown – You Will Be My Friend Twenty…

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Fox Hill News: 4th Edition

I am pleased to share the 4th edition of the Fox Hill News which features several of our third grade students. In the first segment, Grace and Grayson interview Fox Hill music teacher Mr. Z. about the upcoming spring concert. Next you’ll hear from, Amanda and Emelie who share they perspective on the digital portfolio app SeeSaw. The third segment features Lily and Jazmine interviewing kindergarten teacher Mrs. Miele. Next…

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Basketball and Math? This VFT goes there.

Did you know that every BPS teacher has access to Discovery Education?  And Discovery Education is more than just video clips.  Check out this virtual field trip to the NBA where students can learn about the math involved in basketball. The VFT isn’t live, but the Twitter chat later in the afternoon on May 4th is, allowing you to view the VFT in the morning, collect student questions, and have…

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Small Actions with a Big Impact: The First Earth Day Celebration at Fox Hill

Madagascar hissing cockroaches, a great horned Owl, red-footed tortoises, a vegetable and wild flower planting station, an elephant’s foot, a shark’s jaw, a walrus’s tusk, a taxidermied black bear and bobcat, a badger and fox pelt, and information about various bird species and plants! These were the items that made up the first annual Fox Hill Earth Day celebration last Friday, April 28th. Students in kindergarten through the fifth grade…

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This Week’s Fox Hill 1st Grade Book

This week’s Fox Hill 1st grade book is How the Sun Got to Coco’s House by Bob Graham. Let’s Raise Readers! Wolfie the Bunny – Ame Dyckman and Zachariah OHora Gaston – Kelly DiPucchio and Christian Robinson The Curious Garden – Peter Brown Horrible Bear – Ame Dyckman and Zachariah OHora William and the Missing Masterpiece – Helen Hancocks Library Lion – Michelle Knudsen and Kevin Hawkes Mother Bruce – Ryan T. Higgins Little Elliot, Big…

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This Week’s Fox Hill K Book

This week’s Fox Hill K Book is Click, Clack, Moo! by Doreen Cronin and Betsy Lewin. Let’s Raise Readers! Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come – Nancy Carlson No Fits, Nilson – Zachariah OHora Stop Snoring, Bernard! – Zachariah OHora Creepy Carrots! – Aaron Reynolds and Peter Brown My Cousin Momo – Zacharian OHora Peter Brown – You Will Be My Friend Twenty Yawns – Jane Smiley and Lauren Castillo My…

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