June 18th is the last day of school and the last day of Lextended Day until the 2019/2020 school year. We will be open from 12:15 PM until 6:00 PM. Please bring a lunch as the cafeteria will be closed. Also if your child/children will not be attending the last day of school please email Kate or I at firstname.lastname@example.org!
This is the new date for the 4th and 5th grade field trip!
Children will build their own contraptions to help protect an egg. Their contraptions will be tested by falling off the rooftop, tossed, and slammed by a teacher. Some years we have had only one group survive all rounds and some years we have multiple winners. Happy engineering! (rain date will be June 13th)
Our second annual Field day, where all students go outside and participate in various activities. All students may choose to participate in a gaga ball game held in an inflatable gaga ball pit, bubbles, water balloon toss, and an obstacle course. There will also be a hydration station and coloring area for rest.
This is the make up for the recently rained out session. K+1 students may bring any set of wheels they feel comfortable with. Every student must also bring and wear a helmet. Other safety equipment may be worn but is not required.
Thursday enrolled 4th and 5th graders are going to Sky Zone in Danvers to celebrate the end of the year! Please sign the permission slip below. Also the waiver provided by Sky Zone must be signed by a parent in order for the student to jump. We will have lunch at the cafeteria of Fiske then get on the bus by 1:00 PM. We are scheduled to leave Sky Zone by 4:15 PM. We hope to arrive back at Fiske by 5:00 PM. The program will be updated if there are any traffic delays.
2-5th grade can roller skate, skateboard, or scooter with our outdoor adventure teacher, Tim. All students must bring their own set of wheels and helmets.
Our third annual bridge building competition! Children work in groups to build the strongest bridge they can with only marshmallows and toothpicks. We then try three weight test. The first attempt is a single sheet of paper, second is a slim paperback book, and third test is a thick paperback book or hardcover.
There is a three day camp for all the Lextended Day sites at Bowman. The theme is carnival. There will be entertainers, a carnival, crafts, and a mini talent show. Please register for camp through lextendedday.org. Do not forget to pack a lunch every day you enroll. Snacks will be provided!