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2017-18 4th Grade Supply List

2017-18 5th Grade Supply List 

 

Captain's Crew & First Mates- May 2017
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During the recent School Wide Morning Meeting we recognized many First Mates (students) for outstanding academic achievements...

  
Again this year, students at Veterans Park School eagerly turned in their PBIS (Positive Behavior Intervention and Strategies)...
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On June 21st, with the song These Are The Days by 10,000 Maniacs playing in the Ludlow High School auditorium, all 5th grade...
Ava Adamopoulos,  Mateo Balbino, Ella Robak, Principal Knowles

  
Veterans Park 5th grader Julia Valadas was this year's winner of the annual last day of school limo ride.  Mrs. Melissa...
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Massachusetts State Senator Eric Lesser visited Veterans Park School today to congratulate students and staff on the 4th annual...
Conor Callahan, Senator Lesser, Sarah Tatro

  
Yesterday was the 4th annual Veterans Park FUNd Run- and How 'bout be HAPPY was the phrase of the day! Staff and students raised...
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On Wednesday, June 7th, Veterans Park School held their 5th annual Family Arts Night and Book Fair. Student artwork from throughout...
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In conjunction with the English Language Arts biography unit Elysa Burstein’s 4th grade students brought important historical...
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On Friday, June 2nd, 5th grade band members from Veterans Park School attended the annual Music in the Parks adjudicated music...
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At the recent school-wide meeting Mrs. Melissa Knowles, Veterans Park Principal, proudly announced that the 4th Annual Veterans...
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On Thursday, May 18th, the Veterans Park Band Program, under the direction of Ms. Nicole Sousa, Veterans Park Band Director,...
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Ludlow High School senior, Alissa Mahar, has been a student intern in room B5’s 4th grade classroom this school year, supporting...
Alissa Mahar

  
As part of the English Language Art curriculum 5th grade students at Veterans Park School have recently focused on the genre...
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On March 1st twenty Veterans Park 4th and 5th grade students were introduced to computer coding by joining the first coding club...
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Pounding the Pavement with PRIDE is a running club established at Veterans Park School and led by Veterans Park Adjustment Counselor,...
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Saturday, May 6th & Sunday, May 7th
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When you walk into room A6 at Veterans Park School you may notice a special pink stool strategically placed in the front of the...
Daniel McKenney & Mrs. Cookish

  
The arrival of warmer weather, buds on the trees, tulips and crocuses blooming, songbirds singing and 3rd grade students at Chapin...
Mrs. Provost, Mr. McAvoy, Ms. Sousa

  
On Thursday, March 30th, Veterans Park School hosted a fun literacy night - Camping Out with a Good Book. Veterans Park staff...
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On March 28th three Ludlow Public School teachers were honored by the Sgt. Joshua D. Desforges VFW Post 3236 for their outstanding...
Mrs. Marsh, Kassidy Chavez, Mrs. Knox

  
As part of the science curriculum, 4th grade students at Veterans Park School recently completed a unit that led them on a journey...
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As part of the ELA curriculum, all 4th grade students completed a nonfiction project.  There were several requirements that...
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Mrs. Melissa Knowles, Veterans Park Principal, recently asked every student to help with the creation of a Veterans Park I AM...
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On March 2nd, as part of the National Education Association Read Across America Campaign, celebrating the birthday of Dr. Seuss,...
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Double the learning, double the fun!  Students and staff arrived to school showing their school spirit and enthusiam when...
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Would you know what to do if you saw someone choking? It can happen anywhere; in a restaurant, at home, in a store, in the park--...
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On Wednesday, February 8th, the Veterans Park Band Program, under the direction of Ms. Nicole Sousa, Veterans Park Band Director,...
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“Students interacted with each other,” remarked Mrs. Nikki Reed, Chapin Street Principal, following the Global Play...
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CONGRATULATIONS to Miss Jessica McVeigh on being selected to receive the 2017 Pioneer Valley Excellence in Teaching Award (1st...
CONGRATULATIONS Miss McVeigh!

  
4th grade students at Veterans Park School recently learned first hand how on-air meteorologists prepare for their daily broadcast...
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The Ludlow Elementary Schools PTO organized a fundraiser at the January 14th Springfield Thunderbirds hockey game against the...
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With the support of DSAC (District and School Assistance Program) elementary teachers from Ludlow are participating in the Early...
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As part of the Weathering and Erosion unit (science curriculum), all 4th grade students at Veterans Park School observed a demonstration...
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During this holiday season the Community Outreach Class at Veterans Park School sponsored the annual Toys for Tots Drive by asking...
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Staff and students arrived to school on December 16th ready and eager to celebrate National Ugly Sweater Day! Sweaters with ribbons...
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After hearing all about the amazing staff and students at Veterans Park School Frosty the Snowman had to find the time to make...
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On Thursday evening, December 1st, the sounds of holiday songs filled the Ludlow High School auditorium as the Veterans Park...
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Winston Churchill once said, “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” For Veterans...
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Four years ago a special partnership was formed with the then newly created Cubs Corner Class at Veterans Park School and the...
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All 4th grade students at Veteran Park School recently completed a geography project about landforms.  Students worked in...
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Veterans Park students enjoyed arriving to school on November 14th dressed up in white t-shirts, rolled jeans, leather jackets,...
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On November 7th Veterans Park students and staff welcomed local Veterans to their school to honor and thank them for their service....
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In an effort to engage 4th and 5th grade students in the excitement of this historic presidential election, the staff at Veterans...
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On Friday, October 28th the Veterans Park community arrived to school wearing red as a culminating  sign of their pledge...
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On October 25th six Veterans Park students attended the Ludlow High School varsity girls soccer game as part of the PBIS reward...
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The annual Fall Family Night at Veterans Park School was held on October 27th.  Mrs. Melissa Knowles, Veterans Park Principal,...
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The sunny blue sky, splattered with occasional fluffy white clouds, was the perfect backdrop for the enthusiasm and positive...
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On Wednesday, October 26th staff and students at Veterans Park arrived to school wearing their favorite team shirt to signify...
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On Tuesday, October 25th staff and students at Veterans Park arrived to school wearing their favorite cap/hat to signify their...
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Together against bullying — united for kindness, acceptance and inclusion.
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Watch out Savannah Guthrie and Matt Lauer, there’s some new competition on the horizon at Veterans Park School!  Mrs....
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Have no fear Vets Park Superheroes are here! On Friday, October 7th the hallways at Veterans Park School were overflowing with...
Mrs.Burstein & Mrs.Teixeira

  
Five years and counting! Ms. Sousa (Veterans Park Music Teacher) and Miss James (Veterans Park 5th Grade Teacher) are on a mission...
Ms. Sousa & Miss James

  
On Friday, September 23rd The Odyssey Bookshop in South Hadley sponsored an author visit at Veterans Park School. Mr. Zachary...
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As part of a community building activity students in Mrs. Belson’s 5th grade classroom were given the task to form a line...
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Wayne Soares, master storyteller, spoke to Veterans Park fourth and fifth graders on Wednesday, September 14th. This appearance...
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The Gus Adamopoulos Award is given each year to two 5th grade Veterans Park students in memory of a former student who lost his...
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