Specialist Newsletter

Endeavour Elementary - Week 12

Final Newsletter of the Year!

Hello Endeavour Jaguars, welcome to the last Specialist newsletter of the 2019-2020 school year. We hope these have been helpful for you to get all your Specialist info in one place. We hope everyone has a wonderful summer and are looking forward to being back in the gym, music room and library hopefully soon!

Health and Fitness with Mrs. Skogstad and Mrs. Marsh

Field Day Fun!

Click here June Field Day Fitness Log to print it off.


HAPPY LAST WEEK of PE! Field Day Fitness Calendars are due by this Friday!

Remember: The class that has the most Fitness Calendars turned in by June 19th will get a shout out & celebration zoom call with Mrs. Skogstad & Mrs. Marsh!


Last week: In Seesaw, please select class: PE-your grade & Teacher- in top left corner. Then select the activity for the June virtual “Field Day Calendar”


Students can post on their class PE seesaw page by this Friday, June 19th with the completed Field Day calendar. You can also email us telling us what activities you are doing this month: skogstads2@issaquah.wednet.edu OR marshe@issaquah.wednet.edu


Get all updated information on: Mrs. Skogstad’s PE Website or Mrs. Marsh’s PE Website.


Keep the fitness going over the summer! We miss you all & look forward to seeing you in the Fall. 5th graders we wish you the best in your new adventures ahead in Middle School!

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Music Update with Mrs. Murphy and Ms. Caulton

Music with Mrs. Murphy

Hello everyone! This is our last full week of school for the 2019-2020 school year! You made it! This will also be our last week of assignments for music. I hope you all have a fabulous summer and I can’t wait until we are learning together in person again this fall.


This week we are exploring the music of West Africa!

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To find this week’s materials, click on Mrs. Murphy’s Website, find your grade level, and scroll down! Watch the introductory videos, and then choose 2-3 of the provided activities to explore the Music of West Africa.


Email me or contact me with Seesaw and tell me about what you learned about the music of West Africa this week! You can even send me a picture or a video clip of you interacting with the materials! Reach me at murphyc@issaquah.wednet.edu!


Don’t forget, if you finish this week’s activities and want to keep exploring music, you can find many more enrichment activities for all grades on my website. You can even login to Quaver through Clever to access the Student Portal and explore countless music related games, compositions, and activities!

Greetings from Ms. Caulton in the Virtual Music Room!

Highlights of Week 12

  • Choose your own MUSICAL adventure!
  • Pick a musical genre (style)
  • Explore this genre in the Quaver library
Why did you choose this one?

What makes it different from the others?

  • After learning more, did you like it more, or less?
  • Tell me about your choices in the final video slide or send email.
  • High score from last week’s quiz: Thomas in Ms. Kirschenman’s class!


I have so enjoyed being your teacher this year.


Best wishes for a wonderful summer!


CLICK HERE to access Clever.

  • Then log into Quaver.
  • From the Assignments section of the dashboard
  • Launch Endeavour_Week 12

Library Update with Mrs. Skosky

Week 12 - Summer Reading!

Endeavour Jaguars! I feel like this at home learning went by really slowly but also really fast... I really enjoyed being your library teacher this year and I CAN'T WAIT to be in the library with you again soon! I hope you have a fantastic summer and of course, read a lot of books!


To help with Summer reading, please feel free to take a look at the attached PDFs below. They were curated by the Association for Library Services for Children and have a lot of recently published books. Many of these books are on my "to read" list as well! I hope you enjoy and I can't wait to hear about all the good books you read in the Summer sunshine :)

Summer Reading Program with KCLS!

King County Library System (KCLS) is continuing with their annual Summer Reading program virtually this year! Please watch the video below to learn more and make sure to visit KCLS to sign up!
KCLS Summer Reading

Thanks for Reading!

Have a Great Summer!