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Sandburg Elementary School

2051 Wabash
Springfield, IL 62704
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The Witches’ Brew

Photos 6 days ago From magical spells to spooky stories we’ve been having a good time in kindergarten! Take a look at the children zapping the letters to make a witches’ brew of sounds in the cauldron. H

October Family Projects

Photos 6 days ago Thanks to all of the families who took time to complete the pumpkin project! Your children all did a nice job talking about who helped them and what they did to create this beautiful work of art. W

Pumpkin Carving Fun!

Photos Dec 8   Choosing what face to make is always the hardest part of carving our pumpkins. This year, after discussing the different kinds of noses, mouths, and eyes, we decided to make one a

Watch Me Learn

Photos Dec 8 Thanks to all the parents who came to see what it looks like to learn in school in this new day and age. The children loved having guests for lunch and they enjoyed the partner game we played in ma

Danual Berkley, Author Visit

Photos Dec 8 We were honored to have a real published author come and visit and read to us. Danual Berkley has writtien and published a few children's books and some poems. He is also a firefighter and has

Apple Pie

Photos Dec 8 After learning about apples and the various ways we use them and eat them, we found it only fitting to make “apple pie” and eat it! Yum! Most of the students gave apple pie a thumbs up,

Apple Barn (The Park) Part 2

Photos Dec 7 More pictures of the Apple Barn and the picnic and playtime that followed. 

The Apple Barn (September) Part 1

Photos Dec 7 We went on our first fieldtrip and nobody got lost in the corn maze! I’d say that is a successful fieldtrip! The children learned about the many crops grown at the farm, including apples and

Books, Books, Books... All Year Long!

Photos Dec 7 Thanks to some of my wonderful friends and family, who generously donated money to my classroom, all 28 of my students will be receiving a FREE book every month this school year. The book

Learning to Read

Photos Dec 7 Look at these pictures from the first days of school until more recently… these kiddos have been learning to become readers, working hard to tell stories by using pictures and words they kno

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