Carson Read Across America Week
Carson students celebrated their love of reading by participating in a variety of activities that were related to an Alice in Wonderland theme:
Carson Fourth Grade Gifted and Talented Students - participated in Brain Drain on March 1, 2017. The students were placed on teams and competed in various problem solving activites. The focus was on collaboration and "brain power!"
Carson School celebrated the 100th Day of School on February 8th with a Multicultural sharing of 100 facts from different countries from around the world. Students learned to count to 10 in different languages and the school community was entertained with music from Ms. Koch's Kindergarten class (a song from Morocco) and Ms. Messina/Ms. Ruane's class treated us to a song from Turkey, led by our ESL teacher, Ms. Davis (a native of Turkey).
The Carson Babies Initiative hosted an event on February 15th. Carson older siblings practiced reading to their baby brother or sister.
Carson Financial Literacy Class
A group of graduate students (Global MBA program) from Fox School of Business at Temple University, visited our fourth grade classrooms. The Temple graduate students taught a lesson focused on earning money, budgeting and personal finances. The Temple University students were impressed with our students' responses, questions and their engagement with the lesson!