The Governor’s Teacher and Educational Professionals Recognition Program was developed in 1985 for the purpose of recognizing and honoring teachers and educational professionals who exhibit outstanding performance. The motivation for this program is based on the premise that teaching excellence is one of the most significant factors impacting student achievement and the quality of public schools.
Students in Miss Brady's Lore kindergarten and first grade class learned about growth mindset with the story Giraffe's Can't Dance by Giles Andreae. In the story, Gerald the Giraffe learns about perseverance and growth mindset as he grows from “I can’t dance!” to “I can’t dance yet!”
Kickball, Four Square, and soccer aren’t the only activities taking place during fifth grade recess at Lore School. On Wednesdays, over 30 fifth graders spend their recess time participating in the Fifth Grade Sign Language Club. The student club is led by fifth grader Eli Smith and his interpreter Sharon Snyder. Click to read more!
Ewing High School’s Creative Writing class visited the kindergarten classes at Lore Elementary School and read original children’s books the high school students wrote and illustrated. The kindergartners were very excited and welcomed the special guest readers to their classrooms with enthusiasm.
Lore, once again hosted their traditional “Giving Tree” this holiday season. The tree was decorated with assortment of colorful paper ornaments that listed children’s wish items. The project benefitted both One Simple Wish, a local non-profit organization dedicated to granting wishes to children in foster care, and families in the Lore community. Thank you for helping make a difference in the life of a child!
The first Unity Group meeting is scheduled for October 23rd. In December, Unity Groups will meet to organize the Lore School Giving Project, and the proceeds from the school Penny Wars will be used to purchase food that will be donated to Meals on Wheels in the spring. The Lore School community is looking forward to an exciting school year full of COOPERATION, RESPECT, and SUPPORT for all.