It’s a Promethean Learning World! Some SmartBoards have been replaced with touch screen interactive “Promethean” Boards this year. Last year a pilot program began to test various boards, and slowly the classrooms are being introduced to these interactive touchscreen boards that no longer cast shadows or use a projector, and they have 180-degree visibility no matter where students sit.
Thank you to the GPFA for organizing the Food Drive and all of the parents for helping to fill the boxes with everything a family will need for Thanksgiving dinner. The boxes will be delivered this weekend to the Helping Hands Mission in Huntington Station. Principal, Mrs. Herschlein, shared, “This activity was an important one for our students, as it prompted discussions about gratitude and generosity
Mindfulness Strategies: Goosehill students learn ways to self-regulate and increase focus and attention through the use of techniques such as mindful breathing. They learn to focus attention on an object to center themselves, increase awareness, and manage their behavior.
Goosehill students play “Space Station Knock Down” in Mr. Rory Malone’s Physical Education class, where they build these creative space stations out of hoola hoops, then divide into teams to see who can knock them all down first by throwing balls and guarding their stations. Fun!
6:00 PM **GPFA Grade K Family Fun Night
6:00 PM **GPFA Grade 1 Family Fun Night
9:30 AM **GPFA Meeting