We had a great two days of crunching that included snacks and analyzing and reading and contests and thinking and hot chocolate! Click on the pictures for accompanying descriptions...
How does the Hive prepare for district benchmarks? Well...we've been doing that since day 1, but we also like to review a couple of days before big tests.
Some people do this:
....but in the Hive we do this:
(eat goldfish, discuss literature, take dance breaks, analyze questions, take breaks again with YouTube videos, play jeopardy, visit the library, and celebrate our amazing brains. Duh)
Get ready for Part I and II of
This past Sunday, 4 scholars had the opportunity to attend the Empty Bowl Project Event. Ms. Caughey and Ms. Smith are so proud of all the artists who participated in this charitable Austin event. Many of our bowls had already been taken because they were so beautiful and unique...we even saw one person eating soup out of a Cunningham artist's bowl! What an awesome day!
We had an amazing celebration at Cunningham for Veterans near and far! When Ms. Smith said we would have a special guest speaker, we had no idea it would mean her grandfather. What a treat for everyone! We especially loved honoring our resident Veteran--Mr. Griffin. What an honor to have such an amazing role model right down the hall. Thank you to all of our veterans!
Today we're going to be reading an amazing article about a man who has a bionic leg. You'll never believe what he's challenged himself to do with it.....below is the survey for your thoughts. http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/XPWX3HT
Support our Cunningham Book Fair by purchasing books online at:
Cunningham Book Fair
Pssst....Ms. Smith has a wish list for the Hive Society Library. We're aaaaaaaaalways taking donations :o)
Here we are....sitting in school....which is more than many children in Pakistan are even allowed to do. We think, and play, and converse, and imagine. Today we're going to read an article about a little girl in Pakistan who spoke up about her right to learn, and, in turn, was attacked for speaking up. The article and the digital survey that will track your answers are below. You are now free to learn!
Article: An Attack in Pakistan
Here is evidence of our amazing venture into the wilderness...Candlelight Ranch!
the Hive Society
We are the class of 2024 at Cunningham Elementary, and we. are. super. scholars.