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Young Writers Share their Work

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First-grade writers from Lisa DeGennaro’s class at John F. Kennedy Elementary School celebrated their newly “published” nonfiction books with kindergartners from Katie Frole’s class. The first-grade authors shared their writing to teach the kindergartners about their topic.



Recognizing JFK students who participated in the Reflections Contest. Great job!

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Talented Teachers

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J.F.K teachers showed their talents with a fun performance for the variety show.

GaGa Ball

JFK students enjoy the newly installed GaGa Pit.

In the rules of GaGa ball, the ball must touch the ground two times before it is considered in play. GaGa Ball consists of a lightweight bouncy or foam ball and an octagon enclosure known as the "GaGa Ball Pit." The object of the game is to hit the ball at or below opponents' knees to eliminate them from the pit. The last one left in the GaGa Ball Pit is the winner.

JFK Family Gym Night

Family Fitness Night

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John F. Kennedy Elementary School recently held a family fitness night. Students and their families got together to focus on healthy activities that got everyone moving.

Prismatic Magic Laser Light Show

To kick off our PARP program, JFK students got to enjoy the Prismatic Magic Laser Light show.

The lazer show was a captivating program that used laser illustrations to show how to read using our mind’s eye to imagine places, characters, and ideas.

VIDEO: STEM Night

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Watch West Babylon students gets hands-on during STEM Night last month. Click here to see the video.

 

John F. Kennedy Turns Red for Heart Health

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This February, the staff at John F. Kennedy Elementary School joined together and wore red for a common goal to spread awareness about cardiovascular disease. Money was raised for the American Heart Association.

American Heart Association

JFK staff come together and wear red for a common goal to spread awareness about cardiovascular disease. Money was raised for the American Heart Association.

100 Days Monsters

Kindergartners at John F. Kennedy Elementary created 100th day monsters to celebrate 100 days of learning. The students were asked to create monsters using a variety of items in groups of 10 to equal 100. They were instructed to add 10 eyes, 10 legs, 10 hands, 10 arms, and 10 feet. Then they had to add five more features in groups of 10.

Fifth Grade Spaghetti Dinner

Valentines for Veterans

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Students in Mrs. Milligan’s second grade class at John F. Kennedy Elementary School are using their writing skills to show appreciation for the sacrifices veterans make every day by sending valentines to veterans.

NonFiction Text Feature scavenger hunt

Students in Lisa DeGennaro’s First Grade class went on a NonFiction Text Feature scavenger hunt. Students worked in groups using a Scholastic News to find text features like captions, titles, bold words, etc. They used post-it’s to mark the text features they found.

Mad Science Visit

The Mad Science assembly visited John F. Kennedy Elementary School on Feb. 1. Students had the a chance to experience hands-on, unique science experiences that were as entertaining as they were educational.

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