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Sandburg Elementary School

2051 Wabash
Springfield, IL 62704
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Mrs. Guikema's 2nd Quarter Good Citizens
1st Quarter Good Citizens
October Reading Star Class
September Reading Stars
The Dreidel Game

Photos Dec 18 Kindergarten students learned a little about Hanukkah and played the Dreidel game together. We played Dreidel with cubes and all students received some chocolate "gelt" at the end of the

Thanksgiving Centers

Photos Dec 18 We decided to try something new this year and have some Thanksgiving Centers! Some of the centers included playing with pumpkin playdoh, making a Thanksgiving bracelet, playing Thanksgiving Bingo,

Our Kindergarten Thanksgiving Feast

Photos Dec 18 Kindergarten students had a yummy Thanksgiving lunch at school with their friends. They looked so cute in their Pilgrim and Native American hats!

November Family Project

Photos Dec 18 Kindergarten students were very busy completing their family project for the month of November. Students had to disguise their turkey so the farmer would not eat him for Thanksgiving. Some of the t

Our Reading Super Powers - Pointer Power!

Photos Dec 18 Kindergarten students have been learning about their amazing new Reading Super Powers! Their first power is Pointer Power! Check out these great Super Readers using Pointer Power!

Learning about pumpkins and making pumpkin pudding pie

Photos Dec 18 Mrs. Winkelmann, a guest from the University of Illinois Extension Office, came to visit our classroom and teach us about pumpkins. Did you know that pumpkins start out as blossoms and that most pu

Witch's Brew

Photos Dec 10 Students were working on letter names and sounds while making our very special Kindergarten Witch's Brew!

October Family Project

Photos Dec 10 During the month of October, Kindergarten students had a homework project to complete with their families. Students were asked to use items found in their home to decorate their pumpkin for Hallowe

Pumpkin Seeds!

Photos Dec 10 Do you remember those pumpkin seeds that we dug out of the pumpkins that we carved? They sure were delicious! Check out these happy Kindergarten boys and girls enjoying their baked pumpk

Pumpkin Carving Time!

Photos Dec 8 We had a great time carving our two pumpkins into a scary and a happy Jack-O-Lantern. Students learned how to clean out the inside of the pumpkin and they got a chance to carve the pumpkin too! Che

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