HIVE Happenings

November 2018

Mrs. McManis's Book Club

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A story about kindness and inclusion

This month I enjoyed reading about Scribble, the book's main character, to our students.

Scribble never thought he was different until he met his first drawing. Then, after being left out because he didn't look like everyone else; Scribble teaches the drawings how to accept each other for who they are. Working together enables them to create amazing art.

Looking for a good family book?

Spots in art! Spots in punctuation! Spots on animals!

This story has a catchy rhyme that makes reading fun for early readers! Every Spot has their own personality and will encourage children to use their imagination with every page turn!

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So Long Ms. Graham!

After 18 years serving the students of Audubon, Ms. Graham is retiring. Her efforts and talents have been shared with the students, staff, and community members. We appreciate her

dedication to Audubon and wish her all the best in her retirement.

Stay tuned to next month's issue of HIVE Happenings where we will introduce our

new counselor, Mrs. Maria McCutcheon.

Kindergarten Family Learning Night

Thursday, Dec. 6th, 7pm

240 South Haviland Avenue

Audubon, NJ

Don't forget to RSVP for your spot at our Kindergarten Family Learning Night. The kindergarten staff will be reviewing writing and Guided Reading.

Thank you to our October Announcers!

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Growth Mindset at the HIVE

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Thank you to the Instructional Counsel for their continued support in bringing Growth Mindset to Haviland. This new bookshelf has many different titles that teach students about Growth Mindset. Teachers are able to sign these books out and share them with their classes.
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Elephant Toothpaste

Mrs. Costello & Ms. Shupp's classes teamed up to talk about chemical reactions. They made elephant toothpaste Halloween edition! Two pumpkins were used so students could talk about how the reactions may have changed when the experiment was altered. The pumpkins were used the day after to review adjectives by having the students touch the inside and outside of a pumpkin and describe them using adjectives.

Happy Feet!

Haviland is helping collect NEW socks for the homeless.

Tuesday, Nov. 20th, 12am to Friday, Dec. 14th, 12am


Please consider donating adult-sized new/unused pairs of sock. This main recipient of the donations will be Joseph's House in Camden, NJ.