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Character Dress Up Day

THES hosted a school-wide Storybook Character Parade on Friday, October 31st. Students dressed up as a book character such as Mrs Frizzle, Red Riding Hood, Thing 1 or Thing 2 from Cat and The Hat and stuff like that. Our Dress-Up Day was on October 31st (on Halloween). If you didn’t want to dress up, that’s okay. If you wanted to, you could as long as it was not too scary. Doing this Dress-Up day is new to Travis Heights Elementary. It’s the first year they decided to have this fun opportunity!

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Mr. Skadson

Mr. Skadson is a new fifth grade teacher at Travis Heights Elementary School.  He is a teacher for all subjects and he makes learning fun. We asked Mr. Skadson some questions and here are his responses.

fluffypuppycat: How long have you been a teacher for?

Skadson: This is my fourth year.

ava1234: Do you enjoy teaching students? 

Skadson: of course I do.-0

ava1234: Why did you decide to become a teacher? 

Skadson: Well when I was young, I grew up without a dad, and the teachers were good role models to me. I wanted to be just like them.

fluffypuppycat: What is your favorite subject to teach? 

Skadson: Geography.

 ava1234: Why is that your favorite subject to teach?

 Skadson: I like to teach geography because I like traveling around the world and getting students excited to learn about geography. 

That was the questions  that we asked Mr. Skadson. Hope you got to learn more about him and thanks for reading our article! 

-This article was written by two fifth grade students: fluffypuppycat and ava1234

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