The 4th graders have been studying endangered animals in Science class. After sitting through a Power Point presentation from Mr. Dobbins, they had an idea. Each 4th grader picked an endangered animal to learn more about and created a Power Point on it. They were required to have five slides. Animals name, habitat, predator and prey, number left in the world, and pictures. Here are the animals that they picked: Kylee ~ Hummingbird, . . .
Mrs. Brenda Hegemann’s 5th grade class and Mrs. Jennifer Schmidt’s 6th grade class of Howells-Dodge Consolidated School recently attended Conservation Day at Summit Lake Recreation Area southwest of Tekamah, Nebraska. This event is planned by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension, the USDA Natural Resources Conservation . . .
The 7th grade Nebraska History class recently completed a project of building covered wagons. They built their covered wagons out of tongue depressers, hot glue, and wire. The covered wagons were judged by the teachers. The winners were Cassie Pieper, Jayda Bazata, and Cara Dvorak.
Our Economics class is going to participate in the H&R Block Budget Challenge from Sept. 24 - Dec. 3. Students will have to budget money, pay bills, and save for retirement in this simulation game. Points are awarded for making good choices with their money and they will also take quizzes that will count toward their final score. The top 22 participants in the simulation from across the country will be awarded a $20,000 scholarship to the college of their choice. Participants will be Mitchell B., Kelly C., Darren H., Shelby H., Vanessa H. and Caitlin K. Good Luck! Click here for a brief description of contest Here is an explanation of the scoring
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