Thursday, December 22, 2011

3rd, 4th, & 5th Grade Sumdog Contest

Hutchings Elementary is hosting a private Sumdog math contest for all of our 3rd, 4th, & 5th grade students. The contest runs from Dec. 22nd - Jan. 3rd. Log in and earn Sumdog points today!

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

2nd Grade Arcamdemic Skill Builders

It's time to challenge our classmates to some mulitplayer games on Today's topics include: money, time, and addition. 

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Kindergarten Starfall

Friday, December 16, 2011

1st Grade Spell a Picture

How many "Kerpoof Koins" can you rack up in the Spell a Picture activity?

Thursday, December 15, 2011


Congratulations to the Hutchings 3rd Grade TEACHERS vs STUDENTS Sumdog contest winner ..... Mrs. Harde! Everyone that participated was a winner in my book! Leaderboard below (click to enlarge).

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Kindergarten Alphabet and Animals

We are going to visit and there alphabet and animal activities today.

Kindergarten Itsy Bitsy Spider

Parents & Teachers: (Handout)
Let's visit, click "Nursery Rhymes", and watch Itsy Bitsy Spider.

4th Grade Habitat oh Habitat

-Teachers & Parents: (Handout)
Step 1: See if you can get 100% compatibility for all six animals in this Build an Online Habitat Game from Switcheroo Zoo..

Step 2:
Different living things like to live in places that suits their needs. Do you know where each animal should live and why? Visit Human and Animal Habitats.

Step 3:
Back to Switcheroo Zoo. Time to Make New Animals. Create your new animal, give it a name, and write a brief description about its habitat.

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3_5.CT.2 Critical Thinking, Problem Solving, and Decision Making

Monday, December 12, 2011

2nd Grade Vocabulary Practice

Partner up with a teammate for these two awesome vocabulary activities from

1st Grade Fishing

Roll up your sleeves and grab your tackle box, we're going fishing! First up its Fishing with Phonics.

Next up, try to count the correct number of fish in Fishin' Mission.

Grab your fishing gear, we're headed to Thrill of the Catch at Discovery Lake to do some virtual fishing! Use this Handout to record your catches. Remember to be quiet, we don't want to scare the fish.


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PK_2.TC.7 Technology Operations and Concepts

Monday, December 5, 2011

New Student Podcast is Up!

Podcast #9: Cast of Willy Wonka Jr.
Three cast members from Howell Community Theatre's production of Willy Wonka Jr, Elissa, Jenna, & Nic, join us in studio to discuss their upcoming play. The actresses and actor tell us how the audition process works, they describe their previous acting experience, and they give some advice for those aspiring actors out there. Click here to: LISTEN NOW!

Thursday, December 1, 2011

4th Grade Teachers vs Students FINAL RESULTS

Check out the final results from the 4th grade Teachers vs Students Sumdog competition. thanks to all who took part!

3rd Grade More Dance Mat Typing

BBC Schools has created THE best online typing tutorial. Practice Dance Mat Typing and become a touch typing pro. Let's revisit Level 1, Stage One for 10 minutes, then complete all of Level 1, Stage 2.

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