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Butler Elementary School

1701 South Macarthur Blvd
Springfield, IL 62704
The following photos show classroom doors decorated with a theme of peace and kindness.

The Great Kindness Challenge 2020

Feb 11, 2020 Butler School participated in The Great Kindness Challenge. One of the activities was a door decorating contest. Great job Bobcats!
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Picture of the Butler School Student Support Services resource room for grades 3-5. Pictured are our new standing desks.

Standing Desks From Donor's Choose!

Mar 12, 2018 My students and I were lucky enough to have a Donor's Choose project funded for two standing desks. These are available for students who work better with the ability to stand, and for collaboration groups. Thank you to all who donated!
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Photos of classroom doors decorated for kindness week.
Subsequent photos to follow.

The Great Kindness Challenge 2018

Feb 2, 2018 Classrooms at Butler decorated their doors with messages of peace and kindness!
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The Great Kindness Challenge 2017

Jan 31, 2017 Butler classrooms decorated their doors for The Great Kindness Challenge, January 23-27, 2017.
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The Bobcat Peace Book cover. 

The Bobcat Peace Book (Shutterfly Version)

Apr 16, 2014 If you follow the link below, you can purchase a special version of the book. It's a small softcover version (5x7 in.) but has a unique layout that adds some style to it. The price is $12.99 w/ $2.99 S/H.
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End of the Year Photos

Jun 3, 2011 Here's a few shots of the kids from Room 103. Notice the happy looks of children awaiting summer break!
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Mr. Curry

National Book Challenge Winners!

May 16, 2011 Our book, What Is Peace, Mr. Curry's Class?was one of seventeen books chosen by Studentreasures Publishing as a National Book Challenge winner! We also were nominated for the Community Choice Award, but came up short. We are still AWARD WINNING authors and illustrators though!
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The Making of Our Peace Book.

Photos showing how we made our book, "What is Peace, Mr. Curry

The Making of Our Peace Book

Nov 9, 2010 See how we went from inspiration to a published book that is a finalist in the National Book Challenge
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