Sixth-grade students in Mrs. Whitaker’s Science classes have been exploring how shadows are created.
Next week, Oct. 15-21, is Kentucky Safe Schools Week. Click the link below to find out about our special dress up days next week! Safe Schools Week 2017 dress up days flyer
Our students loved experiencing the Mobile Science Unit this week. Thank you to Jeremy Hardin – KY Farm Bureau & Washington County Soil Conservation for their sponsorship of this great program!
Last week North Washington Fourth Grade classes made and tested their solar ovens, using data they acquired from previous experiments to make final adjustments. This tasty lesson ended in s’mores! What a fun lesson. Thanks Mrs. Roution!
Mr. Jamie Draper, father of Jada, Reece, and Colton, helped out during Genius Hour in Mrs. Baker’s class Friday.
North Washington Kindergarten classes had a great time learning about Community Helpers last week. Here are some pictures from their visits with our school Nurse, Amanda Mattingly, who taught hand washing lessons, and Lexington firefighter, Kevin Bobblett, who explained the role that firefighters play in the community. Thank you to all the community helpers who made these lessons come to life for our students.
North Washington students with perfect attendance for the month of August were able to put their mark on our school!
Mrs. Roution’s 4th Grade Science classes have been hard at work preparing for their solar oven activity. Students tested surface areas, surface temperatures, and which color would best absorb the heat so they could put the finishing touches on their ovens.
After reading Nate the Great, an RTI group in Mrs. White’s 2nd Grade class created newspaper ads featuring Nate the detective. They worked hard as authors and illustrators, and they even used compound words. This fun activity was led by student teacher, Ms. Amy Harmon!
All North Washington students have been painting rocks as part of a school beautification project. The rocks are being placed in the landscaping near the front of the school. Here is a preview of some of the colorful creations!