Daily Archives: November 9, 2019

Halloween fun at Baker

Halloween fun at Baker! Baker paraprofessionals and teachers show their Halloween spirit and creativity.

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Pumpkin Book Reports

At Roberts Elementary, Mrs. Asztalos’ and Mrs. Furman’s second-grade classes created pumpkin book reports. Each student was asked to select their favorite book. Next, the students had to discuss their characters in a story. They each picked one character and created the character on a small pumpkin. Last, the students filled out the book report form that asked them to describe their character and also give their opinion of their book character. It was AMAZING how proud the students were when they presented their pumpkin reports to their classmates. The pumpkins are displayed in the library.

Good News pumpkin book report

Candy for US Troops

Mrs. Furman’s class wanted to thank the US troops by writing thank you letters and donating 27 bags of Halloween candy to them. We hope they like it!

Pumpkin Math Activities

Students in Mrs. Furman’s second-grade class competed for many hands-on pumpkin math activities. The students were asked to work in two groups to predict, count, weigh, compare by subtracting, make groups of ten, solve math word problems and measure pumpkins. We even learned that a 250-pound pumpkin will FLOAT!!