Mrs. Smithee's 4th grade class presented a program entitled, Celebrating Reading, for the Kindergarten through the third grade students on Wed. April 21st. Mrs. Smithee's class had a great time putting on the show. It was evident that all the students had done a lot of practicing. Everyone enjoyed seeing some of their favorite book characters come to life.
Birds were swooping over the students heads on Wednesday, April 14,2010. Mr. Jason Jones brought some birds of prey to Park School to teach us about these beautiful birds. He discussed with the students what kinds of adaptations these birds have compared with other birds. Some of the birds the students were able to see were: a great horned owl, a peregrine falcon, a Harris hawk, a Merlin hawk and a very young Lanner falcon. Thanks to Mr. Jones for sharing his love for these amazing birds with us!
The 4th graders had the oppurtunity to visit the Alf Engen Ski Museum and Olympic Park near Park City, Utah on March 31. The students were shown a video that gave a history of the area and how mining attributed to Park City's growth and that the skiing industry helped save that mining town from becoming a ghost town. The students also got a review of the water cycle and how it effects us in Utah. The students got to see many exhibits from the history of skiing to exhibits of 2002 Olympic medals and skiis that were used in World War II. At the end of the tour the bus took us to the top o
Mrs. Tricia Jensen, our P.E. teacher, recently held a basketball shoot-out for the 3rd - 6th graders. Each contestant had one minute to score as many points as possible. All the students who signed up, had a fun time trying to set new records for themselves. The overall winner was Matt Taylor, a 5th grade student.
Pictured from left to right and from top to bottom are: Mele Iketau, Spencer Voorhees, Makayla Smith, Matt Taylor, Kathryn Paulk, Ethan Nelson, Wynter Watkins & Skiler Hohrein.