By Ava Grace Diplock February 2nd is Groundhog Day! Will the groundhog see his shadow? If so, winter will last longer than it usually does. If the groundhog doesn’t see his shadow, spring will be here at last! It basically depends on what time of day he comes out of hibernation. Do you think the … Continue reading Groundhog Day!
By Andie Weaver, McKenna Kaufman, and Madison Burnett Have you ever wondered if your friend is a true friend? Well, now you will know. There are many ways to find that out. For example, how much does your friend know about you? If your friend knows some of your favorite things, they are probably just … Continue reading Is Your Friend a True Friend?
By Mattilyn Moyle Recently, I interviewed a fifth grade teacher, Mrs. Hamilton. I asked her questions and she answered. I asked her what does she like about fifth grade, she replied teaching math, the students, and the wonderful team of teachers. I also asked her, “What do you like about math and science?” She said … Continue reading Getting to Know: Mrs. Hamilton
Happy Birthday Mrs.Darnell! This is a very special shoutout to Mrs Darnell! She is a very special teacher, and she has worked at our school for six years since she was twenty-four and is now turning a special age- 30! She is an amazing teacher and does a lot for our school! Her Birthday is … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Mrs. Darnell
By Ben Salvatore, Chris Martin, & Logan Scholz Above All is a gymnastics place where there are obstacles, such as walls, small buildings, and even swing where you can jump off of. Why do kids like Above All so much? Some kids like it because you can do back flips, also you can jump off … Continue reading Why Do Kids Like Above All?
By Annie Kate Foley & Addison Church Have you ever thought about how fantastic our office staff is at HES! They do a lot for our school everyday. In the morning, they make sure you get to class and in the evening they make sure you go home safely. We interviewed them to understand their point … Continue reading Getting to Know: The HES Office Staff
By Fatima Gutierrez To be a hero at Heritage Elementary doesn’t mean that you have to fly or have super speed. To be a hero at HES means to to do the right thing even when no one’s looking. It means to be a leader. It means to be respectful, and the most important thing … Continue reading How to be a Hero at Heritage
By Mattilyn Moyle During the school hours at Heritage Elementary , there are a few kids who don’t always have someone to play with at recess. Have you ever noticed kids on the playground who are lonely and just walking by themselves? Well, I have. I think it’s about time we do something about it. … Continue reading Buddy Bench
By Adam Perry Do you know what happened on December 3rd? Breakfast with Santa! It was an event sponsored by the HES PTO. On Saturday, you got to play games, eat breakfast, and do other fun things. At 9:05 our Glee Club did a performance. There was also a story time, a place to make reindeer … Continue reading Breakfast with Santa
Submitted by Mikayla Stolle What’s the difference between a guitar and a fish? You can’t tuna fish. Why can’t you give Elsa a balloon? Because she will Let it go, Let it go! What is the most hardworking part of the eye? The pupil! What do you call security guards working outside Samsung shops? Guardians … Continue reading The Not So Funny Funnies
By Alex Raley Have you had the fries here at Heritage Elementary? Well, they have no salt. Salt makes most food better, it may be bad for people, but a little won’t kill someone. Well, actually never mind, too much salt is bad for your health. Still salt is a very common seasoning and a … Continue reading A Life Without Salt
By Addison Church and Annie Kate Foley Recently, we interviewed Madison Burnett, our fifth grade J.A. Biztown mayor, and asked her some questions. The first question we asked her was, “How does it feel being elected mayor?” She said, “It feels AMAZING!” Next, we asked her, “Was it scary in the election?” She said, “YES, … Continue reading Mayor of JA Biztown
By Brayden Rogers Could you imagine being the teacher for the day? The grading of the papers, telling kids to be quiet…is it madness? Well, I don’t know what it is like because I am not a teacher. However, I can ask other teachers and see if they like it. But first, I think it would … Continue reading What Is it Like to Be a Teacher?
By Katelyn Malone, Hope Pinckard, and Taylor Scott What’s something addicting that most kids love to play? Extensions! Extensions are software programs that you can download on to your computer, like small games, sounds and other items. Kids are playing them in math stations, RTI, and down time. We interviewed a student, who doesn’t … Continue reading Extensions In the Classroom
By: Ava Grace Diplock Dolly Parton once said, ” I have always believed that charity begins at home.” She sure does stand by her word. You must be living under a rock if you haven’t heard about the fires in Gatlinburg, TN. Roughly 15,000 acres were burned in the scorching fires, 700 buildings were … Continue reading Gatlinburg Up In Flames! Dolly Parton Saves the Day!
By David Seaman Recently there have been a lot of water bottle spills in my class. There was even a teacher that fell! Now lets get to the point, water bottles have been falling, spilling, breaking and flipping, so should they be allowed in class? I personally I’d say “no”, but only for people that … Continue reading Should Water Bottles Be Allowed In Class ?
¨I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction.The world will have a generation of idiots.¨-Albert Einstein ¨Be the change you want to see in the World.¨-Mahatma Gandhi ¨We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.¨- … Continue reading Quote Wall
By Mallory Baynes and Brylee Goldman Calling all Star Wars fans! If you liked the last Star Wars movie, The Force Awakens, you might want to pay attention. The new Star Wars movie Rogue One is coming out on December 16, 2016. If you haven’t already, I recommend watching all of the Star Wars episodes. … Continue reading Rogue One
By Jolee Oldham Fifth grade has been showing a lack of respect to the specials teachers. The teachers have made a rule for fifth grade in every specials class. The rules are based on strikes, the first strike is an email to your parents. The second strike is a phone call home. The third strike … Continue reading What Has Happened to 5th Grade Behavior?
By Addison Church & Annie Kate Foley Do you remember PreK and how much fun it was? Well, it’s not only fun, you learn a lot too! Where do you think you learned colors, shapes, and lots of other things? You aren’t born knowing that stuff. Here at Heritage Elementary our PreKers learn about many … Continue reading PreK