The purpose of this blog is to share with students and their parents what is happening at Lewis and Clark Elementary. Mr. Funky Teacher and other staff may also share things that may be of interest to students and parents as well. Check out all of the great things happening at our school shared below!
El propósito de este blog es compartir con los estudiantes y sus padres lo que está sucediendo en Lewis and Clark Elementary. El Sr. Funky Teacher y otro personal también pueden compartir cosas que pueden ser de interés para los estudiantes y los padres también. ¡Echa un vistazo a todas las grandes cosas que suceden en nuestra escuela compartidas a continuación!
Lewis and Clark made the best of a rainy Field Day yesterday! Thanks to Ms. Martin for organizing and to K&B Sweet Treats for providing staff lunch and ice cream as a reward to our students! ... See MoreSee Less
Our Fifth Grade Promotion Celebration Ceremony was memorable and such a special event this afternoon. We are excited for the opportunities that await these students in the future. These fifth graders are going to change the world! ... See MoreSee Less
Lewis and Clark celebrated DOT Day 2019! Students learned from area career professionals about their jobs, duties, and education requirements.
A big thank you to all of our presenters: Damien and Riley- 185th ARW Brenda Gabel- Hair Stylist Alex Berestein- Goosman Law Firm Mark Protexter- Contractor Jon Schuetz- QLI of Omaha Heath Weber- Morningside College Arts Dept. SSC Fire Department Patrick McCarville- Welding at NECC Adam Gonshorowski- SSC Technology Dept. Dr. Nick Shudak- Wayne State College ... See MoreSee Less
LC Third Graders visited the City Hall in South Sioux City to learn more about city government. Our third grade “city council members” debated city issues and learned about the different perspectives behind each issue. ... See MoreSee Less
After walking the halls as elementary students at Lewis and Clark these now high school friends came back to reminisce and give advice to our students! Congratulations and best of luck in your future endeavors Class of 2019! ... See MoreSee Less
We took a small detour on our way back from Adams and ventured over to the Sioux City Museum! A HUGE thank you to Haley Aguirre and the Sioux City Museum & Historical Association for allowing us to visit on such short notice. ... See MoreSee Less
We’re not going to let a little rain stop us from learning about Pioneers! LC Third Graders ventured to Adams Homestead and Nature Preserve to learn about the Adams family and how they lived during Pioneer times. Students took a tour of a Pioneer church, school, and 1930’s house. Then they made their own candles and explored the Welcome Center. ... See MoreSee Less
Our fifth graders had an exciting afternoon learning about their new school next year, South Sioux City Middle School. We are so excited for the opportunities that await them next year. What a fun day. ... See MoreSee Less
Hope to see all our families tonight!!Lewis and Clark Elementary will be hosting its first ever Spring Dance in April! We're excited to see our students and families all dressed up and we look forward to dancing the night away with you! Look for fliers in this week's Thursday Folders. ... See MoreSee Less
While at Junior Fire Patrol last night, fifth graders from Lewis and Clark Elementary and other South Sioux City School District schools learned about the dangers of playing with fire, how the 911 system works, and various medical life-saving measures that are taken by the fire and EMT when they are responding to an emergency. The second week of this free six-week hands-on training program for fifth graders was a huge success. Our local firefighters believe in empowering fifth graders through preventative knowledge and skills. Thank you SSC Fire Department. We can hardly wait for the next four weeks. ... See MoreSee Less
Mrs. Corcoran’s Third Grade Class became Pioneers on the Oregon Trail today! They had to construct a covered wagon out of limited supplies and drive their wagon over an obstacle course of prairie, forests, hills, and rain. ... See MoreSee Less
In Kindergarten students will be learning about community helpers in Social Studies all week. We were very lucky to have SRO Cleveland come speak to us about what police officers do to help our community and Stranger Danger. Thanks for the awesome visit Police Officer C!! ... See MoreSee Less
Lewis and Clark Elementary will be hosting its first ever Spring Dance in April! We're excited to see our students and families all dressed up and we look forward to dancing the night away with you! Look for fliers in this week's Thursday Folders. ... See MoreSee Less
Mrs. Corcoran's Third Grade Class created Weather Reports about severe weather in our area and around the world. This culminated our unit on weather and students focused on how to stay safe during natural disasters.
Rain, rain... Go away! Come back on another day. Next time we see you, please bring some sun. So we can see a rainbow, play outside and have fun! Kindergarten loved learning about the effects of sunlight to create rainbows!! ... See MoreSee Less
Kindergarten students were so lucky to learn about Dental Health from a real dentist and his friends. Thank you to Dr. Howenstein and Dunes Dental for Kids for goody bags and visit today! ... See MoreSee Less
This week, our fifth grade students had fun learning social studies, math, science, and English language arts skills and information using the Nebraska Giganto Map and USA Giganto Map. ... See MoreSee Less
These fifth grade students made our school and community proud spreading kindness through song, conversation, and completing an artistic craft with residence at a local nursing home. The kindness, love, empathy, and compassion these #rockstar students shared is admirable. These students showed goodness and spread joy. ... See MoreSee Less
Next week is Kindness Week in SSC! SSC schools will be collecting change and dollars to send some great Sioux City products to the sailors on the USS Sioux City. Help share the kindness! ... See MoreSee Less
Fifth grade students under the direction of Mrs. Merrill & Mr. Kleve held their annual “Great Americans Wax Museum” last week (February 15, 2019) that focused on famous Great Americans in history. This is a culminating activity that the fifth graders work hard on for about a month and a half. These fifth graders not only learned about history, but demonstrated proper research skills, writing skills, art, design, and speaking skills ...to just name a few. We know these young people are inspired by the great Americans they research as well as the ones their fellow classmates research/portray.
A huge thank you to the staff, parents, community leaders, district leaders, state leaders, and media for attending this event. It was a special treat to have Nebraska Lieutenant Governor Foley and his family attend the event. Once again, we want to thank everyone for their attendance and support. ... See MoreSee Less
As part of Kindness Week 2019, LC Third Grade created tie blankets to donate to the Crittenton Center. Katie from Crittenton visited us today to tell us more about the Center and how they help kids in our community. ... See MoreSee Less
Third Graders learned from a guest teacher today: Mr. Schultz! He taught about the Engineering Design Process as students were tasked with creating safe protection for an egg drop. Only two groups were successful in protecting their eggs, but all students learned more about science today. Thanks Mr. Schultz! ... See MoreSee Less
Lewis and Clark Elementary had some special visitors during our Student Success Assembly yesterday! Our “Adopt an Airman” friends have returned from Afghanistan and presented us with a flag and plaque to say thank you for caring for them while overseas. We thank you for your service, here at home and abroad. ❤️💙🇺🇸 ... See MoreSee Less
Due to the bitter cold predicted, there will no school tomorrow (Wednesday, January 30th) across the district. The swim meet scheduled for this evening has been cancelled. At this time, all other activities are still on as scheduled. We will make more announcements if needed.
Have a great day Cardinals and Be Safe in the Cold! ... See MoreSee Less
LC Third Grade hosted a Culture Fair at our school yesterday! Students learned all about their classmates’ cultures by viewing traditional items and reading more about them. Our fair even included a special dance presentation from third grader Araceli and her little brother. Thanks to all of our students and parents that participated! ... See MoreSee Less
2nd grade has been learning about landforms and how they are formed. We created our own land and our own rain storm today. We learned that water IS strong enough to change the shape of land and it created different canyons! ... See MoreSee Less
Lewis and Clark Third Graders will be hosting a Culture Fair tomorrow from 2:00-3:00 pm in the Lewis and Clark Gym. All third grade parents are invited to attend this come-and-go event and view items that represent the diverse cultures of our students! ... See MoreSee Less
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We think this is a contest your students would be interested in.👩🏫 Teachers, parents and caregivers, let your kids show off their creative writing skills✏️ by entering the 2019 NET #PBSKIDS Writers Contest. Deadline is March 31. The contest is open to all Nebraska students grades K-3. Details ➡️ netNebraska.org/write ... See MoreSee Less
Merry Christmas to all our families and friends!! 🎄🎁 A special Merry Christmas to our Airmen in Afghanistan who are away from their families this holiday. Thank you for your service! ... See MoreSee Less