Canyon Science Fair Winners

Attributions: 
Calleen Argyle

     Canyon Elementary had its annual fifth grade science fair Thursday, January 20, 2011.  The following students will move on to the District Science Fair to represent Canyon Elementary on February, 23, 2011.

 

Top L-R:  Students in Mr. Bates' class:  Kennedy Frame, Emilia Barrett, Griffin Roberts-Cox and Shelby Shepherd

Middle L-R:  Students in Mrs. Jarvis' and Miss Wickes' classes:  Morgan Olson, Mason Olson, Amie Ainge and Natalie Pendleton.

Bottom L-R:  Students in Mrs. Patrick's class:  Emily Pope, Sofie Czarnecki, Jessica Anderson and Kennidee Disbrow

Canyon Choir

Attributions: 
Calleen Argyle

   Shelly Graham, music technician at Canyon Elementary, has been teaching a choir class to students after school.  Wednesday, Dec. 15th, choir members got to sing Christmas carrols at the Orem University Mall for parents and mall shoppers.  They also preformed at Canyon Elementary on Monday, Dec. 20th.  Audience members got into the Christmas spirit as they got to sing-along with the choir on their last song.

Canyon Bike Winners

Attributions: 
Calleen Argyle

   Students at Canyon Elementary participate in the Ken Garff road to Success reading program.  Students record each night that they read at home on their reading goal charts.  When they meet their goal, their teachers give them entry slips to write their names on to put in a container for a school wide drawing.  Friday, Dec. 17th, our principal, Mr.

Canyon Students Share Christmas Traditions

Attributions: 
Calleen Argyle

     First grade students in Miss Hutching's class have been sharing Christmas traditions.  Miriam Pendleton and her mother, Mrs. Becky Pendleton, shared their Christmas tradition of making peppermint candy.  Mrs. Pendleton showed the class how she melts the white chocolate in the microwave and crushes the candy canes in her blender.  Then she mixed the two together and poured the mixture onto a cookie sheet to cool before breaking into pieces.  She had some candy that was already cool and a recipe card that she gave to each of the students in the class.

Canyon Has Food Drive

Attributions: 
Calleen Argyle

     Canyon Elementary students recognize that many families need extra help this time of year.  So student council members from Canyon organized a Food Drive at the school.  All classes were invited to participate.  Their goal this year was to collect 2100 food items to donate to the local food bank.  They surpassed their goal in collecting 2105 items.

 

Pictured Student Council Members Bottom L-R:  Allison Binks, Brooke Burnham, Emmeline Bowman and Drew Swasey.

Top L-R:  Nate Chandler, Peyton Pond, Jackson Jeppson, James Dawe, Devin King and Mark Smiley.

Canyon Peer Tutoring

Attributions: 
Calleen Argyle

     Sixth grade students at Canyon Elementary have the opportunity to be peer reading tutors to younger students.  Once selected, they are trained to be reading tutors.  They meet with second grade students every morning before school for several weeks and tutor them in reading.  Lots of books are read and lots of new friendships are made, too.

 

Pictured L-R:  Ariana Massey, Lavi Naulu, Kaylee Jarvis, Kestlee Crouch, Caleb Plew and Kade Argyle.

Canyon Pilgrim and Indian Days

Attributions: 
Calleen Argyle

     Second grade students at Canyon Elementary celebrated Thanskgiving with Pilgrim and Indian Days.  Students learned more about the first Thanksgiving by rotating through different stations set up in their classrooms.  Each station had a differrent activity for the students to participate in such as making Indian headresses, beaded necklaces, childrens' games and food.  Teachers and parent helpers enjoyed helping students complete the activities at each station.

 

Pictured L-R:  Ian Coxson, Maecy Marsh, Spencer Weber and Rachel Herbert.

Reflection Winners

Attributions: 
Hilary Hendricks

Canyon Elementary Reflections Contest Winners

November 19, 2010

 

Back to front, left to right

 

Ariana Massey, Tyler Douglas, Cailey Gammell, Kylee Crook, Hayley VonNeiderhausern, David Nulty, Erin Bendixsen

 

Sarah Trevino, Hannah Hendricks, Macee Richardson, Sydney Brumfield, Jessica Herron, Madeleine Riding, Kennedy Payne, Bailey Whitehead, Ana Wightman, Michelle Renfeldt

 

Canyon States Fair

Attributions: 
Calleen Argyle

     Fifth grade students at Canyon Elementary had their annual States Fair Friday, November 19, 2010.  The students got to draw out of a hat the name of a state to do their rerport on.  They each worked in class to create a 15 page report about their state.  As a culminating activity, they got to make a presentation about their state and students and parents were invited to tour the States Fair in the school auditorium.

 

Pictured L-R:  Sam Darrington, Annalyse Lindholm, Cameron Hanks and Jordyn Bate.

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