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Sandburg Elementary School

2051 Wabash
Springfield, IL 62704
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Sandburg's Telephone Number: 787-3112

Please call or email me anytime with questions or to express your concerns. If you are worried about your child's academic or behavioral progress do not hesitate to talk to your classroom teacher and/or schedule a student support meeting. I welcome any information that will help me teach your child.

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Martin Luther King Jr. Video by Kid President

Videos Jan 11 After watching this inspirational video, think of things that kids can do to help the world be a better place. Write your thoughts in the comments below.  

New Year Resolutions

Blog Jan 3 Many people make a New Year Resolution at the beginning of each year. A resolution is a promise to yourself to improve on something. It is a fancy word for goal. After looking at your data portfolios, write about a goal you have for 2018. Explain why it is important to you.

Was the North Pole What You Expected?

Blog Dec 20 After predicting what the North Pole looks like, use Google Maps to look up North Pole, Alaska. Was your prediction accurate? Explain your thinking in the blog below.

All I want for Christmas is....

News Dec 20  We used the app Educreations to create a video wishlist. It was soooo fun! Click below to see what the students are hoping for. Cayden

Winter Break Boredom-SOLVED!

News Dec 19 All the students can think about right now is OPENING presents!!!!! However, once the initial excitement of Winter Break passes, the kids get bored quickly. Check out this website for family friendly activities to do over break. 

Educational Gift Ideas

News Dec 13 Hey, Parents! Are you looking for some gifts that promote exploration and learning? Below is a link to an excellent website that breaks down gifts by age. Happy shopping! https://www.learningresources.com/category/age-grade/grade.do    

Computer Science Education Week is December 4-8, 2017

News Dec 6 In honor of Computer Science Education Week 2017, I am offering families a link to some helpful digital resources. Families may find these Digital Citizenship Tip Sheets an awesome way to&nbs

Can Rumors and Gossip Ever Be Stopped?

Photos Dec 5 The fifth grade resource students watched a video clip using actiive viewing strategies about the harmful ef

Introduction to Coding

Photos Dec 4 The students in resource got a quick intro to coding today. They learned that there are thousands of jobs waiting for them if they find they like coding. They also learned that coding helps st

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