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Author Leigh Anne Florence speaks to students at West Marion Elementary along with her two dachshunds, Woody and Chloe. R2D2 recently visited with WMES students in the STEAM lab. Book character pumpkins at WMES Halloween at West Marion Elementary "My Future is too Bright for Drugs" Students in the 4th grade at WMES came to school dressed as their favorite idiom as a culminating activity for idiom week. Fourth graders recently participated in Idiom Day at West Marion! After reading an excerpt from Freedom over Me: Eleven Slaves, Their Lives and Dreams Brought to Life by Ashley Bryan in the library, 5th grade students at WMES built a structure using toothpicks and gum drops that would hold a book for 10 seconds. Students in Mrs. Thomas’ 4th grade science classes at WMES used what they had learned about electrical circuits to build flashlights. Fourth grade students attended Progressive Agriculture Safety Day last week at the Marion County Extension Office. Students rotated to different stations to learn all about safety. Fourth grade students attended Progressive Agriculture Safety Day last week at the Marion County Extension Office. Students rotated to different stations to learn all about safety. 4th graders kicked off Ham Days weekend with some mini-Ham Days events, which included paper airplane flying, hula hoop, jump rope, free throw contest, Pokey Pig race, and bubble gum blowing. 4th graders kicked off Ham Days weekend with some mini-Ham Days events, which included paper airplane flying, hula hoop, jump rope, free throw contest, Pokey Pig race, and bubble gum blowing. Congratulations to Mrs. Scott's fourth grade math students who are "Mad Minute Masters." They have completed 30 multiplication facts in less than one minute. 
Students in Mrs. Begley's 5th grade class at WMES were split into two groups and given 100 index cards to construct the tallest tower within 30 minutes. Full STEAM ahead!  Learning about GRAVITY in Mrs. Taylor's preschool class at WMES! Mrs. Taylor's preschool class at West Marion learn about the THREE LITTLE PIGS and problem solving. Mrs. Bartley's second grade class at WMES built structures that could stand on its own using base 10 blocks (5-hundreds, 10-tens, 10-ones).  Mrs. Cambron's students are constructing vehicles in the STEAM room at WMES. Mrs. Linda helps students in Mrs. Kelly's class in the STEAM room.  Born Learning Academy at West Marion Elementary Mrs. Wright's Kindergarten students at WMES are working together to create a vehicle in the STEAM lab. Students in Mrs. Thomas' 4th grade science classes at WMES built models of a new amusement park ride - the Bumper Coaster - bumper cars on a roller coaster! 5th grade students spent the day at the fair to experience Kentucky culture and exhibits. Students in Mrs. Kelly's class at WMES were challenged to build an object with 20 Lego pieces.  Students built garages, robots, sonar fishing apparatus, and bunny rabbits. Students in Mrs. Kelly's class at WMES were challenged to build an object with 20 Lego pieces.  Students built garages, robots, sonar fishing apparatus, and bunny rabbits. Students in Mrs. Thomas' science classes at WMES built ramps of different heights and measured the distance a car traveled down each ramp. They collected data and reported their results on a bar graph. Students in Mrs. Thomas's 4th grade science classes at WMES went to the STEAM Lab to investigate how speed and energy are related. Mrs. Thomas' 4th grade class kicked off the year with a science scavenger hunt at WMES. Students had to search for items on the playground that were magnetic, had predictable motion, and possible habitats for animals. Mrs. Thomas' 4th grade science classes made pinhole projectors and and practiced using them so they can safely experience the Great American Solar Eclipse on Monday! Mrs. Thomas' homeroom rocking their eclipse glasses. West Marion Elementary first graders work in reading centers. Mrs. Patton, West Marion Elementary 1st grade teacher, works with students in reading centers. School supplies donated by Modern Woodsman's Wanda Osbourn-Thomas to WMES 4th Grade and FRYSC West Marion Elementary School Congratulations WMES!

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i2 logo2 MCPS announces call for I-2 Conference presenters Marion County Public Schools is seeking presenters for its annual I-2 Conference to be held at Marion County High School on Tuesday, January 16, 2018. The conference focuses on the integration of technology and best practices in the classroom. MCPS invites prospective presenters interested in leading a session on an instructional ... Read More
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