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Gifted & Talented Window

The Nomination Window for Gifted & Talented Testing for grades K-2nd is November 11th-November 22nd! If you believe your student is ready to test and complete a home project, please fill out a form and turn it in to Mrs. Underwood ASAP! Forms in English, Spanish, or Arabic are available!  

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Library Volunteers

Do you enjoy scanning things? Like to make things go *beep*? Does the smell of books make your pulse race? Love libraries in general? Have we got a volunteering opportunity for you!!! Library inventory began on Monday this week, and our goal is to finish before the Thanksgiving holiday! Please stop by our Thunderbird Library […]

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New from Art

Ms. Isoline wants you to know what the children are doing in art: Kinder is creating a chart to practice different types of lines. 1st Grade is learning about symmetry and making clay garden butterflies. 2nd Grade is working on their Indian Festival Elephants. 3rd Grade is making Harry Potter wands from sticks they collected. […]

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News from P.E.

Ms. Collins wanted you to know what’s happening in PE these days: We are just beginning Fitnessgram Fitness Testing in P.E.. Our Health Theme is The Cardiovascular System. The CATCH theme is Speaking the Language of CATCH/Talk the Talk. Go, Slow, Whoa food. Levels of intensity of Physical Activity(Sedentary, Moderate, Vigorous).

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News from Music

Interested in what your child will be learning in music this nine weeks?  Ms. King wants you to know!! Kinder and 1st singing songs with “mi,” “so,” and “la” playing basic percussion instruments learning steady beat, quarter note, two eighth notes, and quarter rest singing songs from the many cultures in Texas 2nd and 3rd […]

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Operation Thunderjoy

Did you know that each year, THES works with our amazing community to bring holiday joy to the Thunderbird families who need it most? Through OPERATION THUNDERJOY, our Parent Support Specialist collects wishlists while parent volunteers find donors for hundreds of clothes, shoes, and gifts and make sure they’re appropriately wrapped, tagged and delivered. Each […]

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