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2017-2018 Gardiners Avenue News

Photo For: Full STEAM Ahead at the Levittown Public LibraryFull STEAM Ahead at the Levittown Public Library

Through a partnership with the Levittown Public Library, third- and fourth- graders at Gardiners Avenue School recently visited the library with their classes to participate in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics activities that the library has to offer.

Photo For: STEAM at the Levittown LibrarySTEAM at the Levittown Library

During the month of January, Ms. Borst's Fourth Grade Class went on a field trip to the Levittown Library to participate in a variety of STEAM activities.

Photo For: Math in First Grade at Gardiners Ave.Math in First Grade at Gardiners Ave.

This month, in our First Grade math group, we are practicing place value with two-digit numbers, and constructing meaning with hands-on activities.

Photo For: Gardiners Ave. Fifth Graders Study MexicoGardiners Ave. Fifth Graders Study Mexico

As a culminating activity to their study of Mexico, 5thgrade students at Gardiners Avenue recently visited Mangoe's Mexican Restaurant.

Photo For: Building a Tasty Home for the Holidays at Gardiners Ave.Building a Tasty Home for the Holidays at Gardiners Ave.

Kindergarten students at Gardiners Avenue Elementary School recently got into the holiday spirit by creating their own gingerbread houses with the help of their family members and teachers.

Photo For: Gardiners Ave. Students Study Native Americans and Natural ResourcesGardiners Ave. Students Study Native Americans and Natural Resources

Our fourth grade students worked very hard reading and analyzing seven historical documents. They answered constructed response questions about how Native Americans used nature and natural resources to meet their needs and wants.

Photo For: All Things Gingerbread at Gardiners Ave.All Things Gingerbread at Gardiners Ave.

The kindergarten students at Gardiners Avenue embraced the holiday season. Classes read many different books about gingerbread characters.

Photo For: The Tallest Pipe Cleaner Tower at Gardiners Ave.The Tallest Pipe Cleaner Tower at Gardiners Ave.

Third grade STEAM teams at Gardiners Avenue proudly wore theirnew STEAM patches (last month's steam project) while they worked on this month'sproject.

Photo For: Thanksgiving Survey at Gardiners Ave.Thanksgiving Survey at Gardiners Ave.

Students in Mrs. Alt's third grade class created and conducted a survey to find out students' favorite Thanksgiving food.

Photo For: Students Celebrate Veterans Day at Gardiners Ave.Students Celebrate Veterans Day at Gardiners Ave.

During the month of November, there is enhanced mindfulness about things we are grateful for.

Photo For: Reading, Writing and Math At Gardiners Ave.Reading, Writing and Math At Gardiners Ave.

Across the grades, the reading teachers and other interventionists have been honing in on our students' writing skills.

Photo For: Kindergarten Shuffleboard at Gardiners Ave.Kindergarten Shuffleboard at Gardiners Ave.

The Kindergarten continues "Full STEAM Ahead" in November experimenting with push and pull properties.

Photo For: Volleyball at Gardiners AvenueVolleyball at Gardiners Avenue

The boys and girls in Mr. SanFilippo's class at Gardiners Ave are fine tuning their Volleyball skills.

Photo For: Turkey Literacy Centers at Gardiners Ave.Turkey Literacy Centers at Gardiners Ave.

One of Gardiners Avenue's first grade reading classes was stuffed with turkey literacy centers! Students had a ball reinforcing the letter names and sounds with these differentiated learning centers.

Photo For: Honoring Our VeteransHonoring Our Veterans

In Ms. Corron's class, the month of November is a time when the students and the teacher reflect on the many reasons for which they are grateful.

Photo For: World Kindness DayWorld Kindness Day

On Monday, November 13th, Mrs. Suriano's 1st grade class celebrated World Kindness Day by learning more about what it means to be kind.

Photo For: Thanksgiving Place SettingsThanksgiving Place Settings

This month, Ms. Lynch's second grade class was given a demonstration on the computer program Pixie 4.

Photo For: Countries Across the GlobeCountries Across the Globe

In our fourth grade class, we have been working on a Country Report. After reading about library programs in the Journey's story, My Librarian is a Camel, and learning about geography in social studies, it sparked our interest to learn about more countries.

Photo For: Student Author Returns to Elementary School to Share StoryStudent Author Returns to Elementary School to Share Story

MacArthur High School senior Sydney Schneider walked the halls of her former elementary school, Gardiners Avenue Elementary School, on Nov. 3, no longer a young student but a published author.

Photo For: LEADD to the Right Choice at Gardiners Ave.LEADD to the Right Choice at Gardiners Ave.

In honor of LEADD week, students at Gardiners Avenue School attended the program "The Right Choice."

Photo For: SPOOKtacular Stories at Gardiners Ave.SPOOKtacular Stories at Gardiners Ave.

Like autumn leaves in the breeze, the students at Gardiners Avenue have been falling into great books!

Photo For: Pumpkin Scientists at Gardiners Ave.Pumpkin Scientists at Gardiners Ave.

After a fun visit to White Post Farms, students in Mrs. Farley's 1st grade class became scientists and conducted a "Pumpkin Investigation".

Photo For: Gardiners Ave. Students Visit the Outdoor Learning CenterGardiners Ave. Students Visit the Outdoor Learning Center

The Second Grade students at Gardiner's Avenue have been off to a great start! We went on our first trip to the Outdoor Learning Center at Levittown Memorial.

Photo For: Fourth Grade STEAM at Gardiners Ave.Fourth Grade STEAM at Gardiners Ave.

Ms. Poulos and Ms. Porr's fourth grade students participated in a STEAM activity which involved creating science mobiles using the engineering process.

Photo For: Exploring the World of Virtual RealityExploring the World of Virtual Reality

Fifth-graders at Gardiners Avenue Elementary School received a visit from representatives of the education learning platform, zSpace on Oct. 20.

Photo For: Teaching Teddy Day at Gardiners Ave.Teaching Teddy Day at Gardiners Ave.

The students in Ms. Furlong's class had a special day of fun, learning, and teaching! Each student received a bear to spend the day with. The students were responsible for teaching the topics of the day to their cubs.

Photo For: Gardiners Ave. Students Visit Old Bethpage Restoration VillageGardiners Ave. Students Visit Old Bethpage Restoration Village

Kindergarten classes visited Old Bethpage Restoration Village farms in October. The students learned about farming practices. We met some chickens and saw their eggs!

Photo For: Super Readers at Gardiners Ave.Super Readers at Gardiners Ave.

The students are adjusting well to the new school year. They are working on strengthening their reading and writing skills. The students set reading goals to become "Super Readers."

Photo For: Literacy Center at Gardiners Ave.Literacy Center at Gardiners Ave.

Welcome Back! We are in the 7th year of the Literacy Center program. The goal of the Literacy Center is to enhance literacy instruction in grades K-4.

Photo For: Buddy Readers at Gardiners Ave.Buddy Readers at Gardiners Ave.

This year, Mrs. Grams' room of 5th graders is getting ready to teach their buddy readers who are in Mrs. Furlong's class. The children are planning their Shared Reading Lesson.

Photo For: Gardiners Ave. Students Participate in Place Value CentersGardiners Ave. Students Participate in Place Value Centers

During the month of September, the fourth graders in Ms. Borst's class participated in place value centers. The children used manipulatives such as base ten blocks to improve their math skills.

Photo For: Gardiners Ave. Kindergartners Study ApplesGardiners Ave. Kindergartners Study Apples

During the month of September, the kindergarten students at Gardiners Avenue School were engaged in numerous activities for a unit of study on apples.

Photo For: Third Grade Stacked Them Up!Third Grade Stacked Them Up!

Welcome Back! The third grade started school with a fun and exciting STEAM Activity. They worked cooperatively and Stacked Them Up!

Photo For: Positive Mindset in Second GradePositive Mindset in Second Grade

Our second grade class is starting the year off positively. The children have been involved in many activities to promote a positive growth mindset.

Photo For: Shadows at GardinersShadows at Gardiners

Students in Ms. Vining's first grade class are enjoying the beautiful weather while learning about light, shadows, and how the Earth moves. Students worked cooperatively with partners to trace their shadows three times while standing in the same spot; once in the morning, noon, and later in the afternoon.


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