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Enrichment Opportunities and Resources

The following are some of the opportunities that may be offered:  

ACTIVITY

GRADES

CONTACT

Battle Teams read novels and compete against other teams answering comprehension questions. of the Books:

4-6

 

Book It: Students receive incentives for independent reading minutes.

 

Your child's classroom teacher

Camp Invention

1-6

Mr. Thorson

Chess and Game Club: Grades 1-8 meet weekly to learn how to play chess, other games and compete in tournaments.

1-8

 

Club Invention

Varies

Mr. Thorson

Destination Imagination: Small group competition that fosters critical thinking, creativity, role-playing and problem-solving skills.

K-8

Mr. Thorson

Fine Arts Day

K-8

Mrs. Barbee
Mrs. Bartelt
Mrs. Owsley

Forensics

7-8

Mrs. O'Driscoll
Mrs. Jungbluth

Fourth Grade Wisconsin All 4th grade classes display projects in the gym Expo:

4

Your child's classroom teacher

Geography Bee

4-8

Mr. Kondrakiewicz

Math 24 Competitions

4-7

 

Math Counts

7-8

Mrs. Rosen

Math League

4-7

Gr 4: Mrs. Holty
Gr 5: Mr. Kondrakiewicz
Gr 6: Mrs. Seeboth
Gr 7: Mrs. Frei

Math Olympiad

6

Mrs. Seeboth

Middle School Book Club: Grades 6-8 read literature from various genres, then meet monthly to share stories and discuss story elements and common themes.

6-8

Mrs. Jungbluth
Mrs. O'Driscoll
Mrs. Seeboth

Midwest Talent Search

5-8

Mr. Thorson

National Spelling Bee: Students take part in a school wide spelling bee. The winner proceeds to the regional, state and national level if successful.

1-8

Mrs. Jones

Outdoor Education Preserve

 

 

Project Fair

K-3

 

Robotics Team
(Check out Arrowhead's Robotics Team)

5-8

Mr. Thorson

School Musical

7-8

Mrs. Owsley

Spanish: Students are given Spanish instruction twice per week.

4-8


Mrs. Oppermann

Stock Market Club: Students meet to learn about stocks and stock markets through simulated buying and selling of stocks via the Internet. Sponsored by the Wisconsin Economics Council.

7-8


Mr. Fleischman
 

Student Artistic Achievement

 

Mrs. Thelen

Student Council: Representatives plan and make decisions regarding whole school functions and events, promoting leadership qualities in our students. There is an elementary and a middle school council.

4-8

 

Wisconsin Association for
Academically Talented Youth

 

 

Writer's Roundup

K-8

Mr. Thorson

Young Authors Conference: Middle School students exhibiting higher level writing abilities may attend a conference at the Milwaukee to collaborate on written works with famous authors. Art Museum

7-8

 

Young Rembrandts

K-4

Mr. Thorson

 

Last Updated: 9/8/11
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