Third Grade Sees Mars

Submitted by sherri.peterson on Tue, 02/23/2021 - 13:37

The third grade classes were able to watch the Perseverance rover land on Mars. They were so excited to see it descend onto the planet and especially when they saw the footage from the rover on the surface.

Teacher Appreciation Week

Submitted by steffani.waggoner on Thu, 02/18/2021 - 15:36

Our PTA is excited to invite our school community to join us in celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week Feb. 22-26. 

We are thrilled to have such wonderful teachers and staff at Spanish Oaks. 

Many have asked about favorite teacher items so we are making a list available for you to access. Click on the following link.

Favorite Things

Spanish Oaks PTA

Miss Q and Mr. U in Kindergarten

Submitted by sherri.peterson on Wed, 02/17/2021 - 15:08

Kindergarten students attended the wedding of Miss Q and Mr. U today!  All of the guests looked oh so fancy in their nicest tiaras and extra handsome in their big bow ties.  These two lovely letters are forever joined together and will remain side by side in most words for years to come.

 This fun day is to help remind us of the spelling rule that letter Q is almost always followed by letter U in words such as queen, quick and quiet.  
Miss Mellor

Kindness Week at Spanish Oaks-Day 5

Submitted by sherri.peterson on Fri, 02/12/2021 - 15:20

Our song today was "Two Heads Are Better Than One", and our quotes were: "Kindness is more than a feeling, it's a way of life," and "The world is full of kind people, if you can't find one, be one."  Our challenge was to do an anonymous act of kindness to a member of your family over the weekend.  We hope some great things are done.  Our picture today is of a group of students caught being kind to a staff member that wanted them recognized for their help.  Thanks, staff and students, for a great week full of kindness.

Kindness Week at Spanish Oaks-Day 4

Submitted by sherri.peterson on Thu, 02/11/2021 - 13:45

Today started off with the Friendship Song, then our quotes were "Kindness is seeing the best in others when they cannot see it in themselves," and "Kindness is a gift everyone can afford to give."  Great thoughts to remember!  Our challenge was to ask someone about their day and really listen to their answer.  For the activity each student is recognizing and thanking another student for an act of kindness.  They are putting them on a strip of paper to make a school wide chain of good deeds.  A big thanks to Mr.

Kindness Week at Spanish Oaks-Day 3

Submitted by sherri.peterson on Thu, 02/11/2021 - 11:52

Our quotes for day 3 were: "Wherever there is a human in need there is an opportunity for kindness and to make a difference," and "Kindness means building bridges instead of walls".  Our song was "A Little Bit of Honey", and the challenge was to write a note of gratitude to a Spanish Oaks staff member and deliver it.