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Mrs. Sanford
Mrs. Sanford volunteers with many local charities, and wildlife groups. During her retirement, she plans to become a full-time volunteer, and help as many people and animals as she can!
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Please know that the blog will close permanently in 3 weeks. If you'd like to save any pictures, you'll need to download then now. Once the blog closes, I will not have access to them. Continue reading
Thank you for the wonderful send off! You were so kind, and made me feel very special! I plan to be volunteering several different places in the upcoming months, and hope to run into some of you! Warmest Regards, Mrs. Sanford Continue reading
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The parade was AMAZING! I think 25 children from our class came last night. (I was so thrilled to see your faces!!!) I'm so glad so many of you were able to come! Everyone from Kindergarten and first grade up was so thrilled to celebrate YOU!!! Sign painting parties proceeded... Continue reading
May 20, 2020 Dear Parents, Thank you so much for the class gift! The flower was beautiful, and I found the perfect place for it in my home office! Each time I see it, it will remind me of this AWESOME class of 5th graders! I was stunned by the... Continue reading
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Lennon "First of His Name" Kavita, I will miss your BIG smile, and sweet spirit!!! Download FINAL SANFORD SS (Revised!!! Please view! Gavin's slide didn't display properly in the original, and is fixed in this version!) Schedule for the rest of the week: Wednesday Parade though carpool line (Rain or... Continue reading
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(Eileen! Your hair is SO CUTE!!! It makes you look like a teenager! ) Who is going to miss you?!?!? WE ARE!!!! (Click on the We are above for the 5th grade send-off video from the ENTIRE school!!!) Download FINAL SANFORD SS This is a GREAT tribute to the graduates!!!... Continue reading
I will be sending out the link to Monday's Graduation Zoom Later tonight! I am SO PROUD of all of you. Ordinarily, I'd be proud of you! But, I have a special pride based on your perseverance, and your ability to embrace change during this very difficult time!!! You are... Continue reading
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It's a SMACK DOWN PACK DOWN Friday for me! I'm so delighted by the results of Thursday's Goosechase!!! I hope you had a BLAST! (It looks like you did!!!) I LOVE how parents and siblings jumped in to help!!! I was shooting some videos of my own today! I will... Continue reading
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I love both the big sign and the personalized ones! Send either! Continue reading
FOXED OUT!!!! The new Game code is WKLXDP . (It's a new educator's account, and I launched the game and got the older code before I was recognized as an educator.) Some great questions were asked about the Foxed Out activity for today so I wanted to go ahead and... Continue reading
Our ZOOM calls are getting better! Let's review the rules! 1. No creepy backgrounds. I love the forest, the beach, the personalized backdrops... But nothing distracting please. We need to stay focused! 2. Let's not eat during a Zoom. It's a quick call to answer questions, so if we could... Continue reading
Dear SFE Families, As you probably know, Cobb County issued a State of Emergency last night, which includes a directive to “shelter in place.” In order to comply with the directives from our county leaders, we are cancelling the staff parade. This is disappointing for all, but the health and... Continue reading
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Joint the administration for the Morning announcements every day! They will be on Facebook, on the Shallowford Falls page. SFES Facebook Page (Your parents may need to help with this. I think you'll need to be signed in on Facebook for this.). You can also share a daily photo! Math... Continue reading
A message from SHALLOWFORD FALLS ELEMENTARY Dear Shallowford Falls Families- I want to thank all the parents and guardians of our SFE foxes for working so hard to ensure that your child(ren) is/are keeping up with the lessons assigned by the teachers. I know that the first week of digital... Continue reading
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Joint the administration for the Morning announcements every day! They will be on Facebook, on the Shallowford Falls page. SFES Facebook Page (Your parents may need to help with this. I think you'll need to be signed in on Facebook for this.) Math 1.Complete Thursday 5-A-Day Math block for WEEK... Continue reading
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Joint the administration for the Morning announcements every day! They will be on Facebook, on the Shallowford Falls page. SFES (Your parents may need to help with this. I think you'll need to be signed in on Facebook for this.) Even BETTER! During a pandemic, a teacher assigns homework every... Continue reading
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Joint the administration for the Morning announcements every day! They will be on Facebook, on the Shallowford Falls page. SFES (Your parents may need to help with this. I think you'll need to be signed in on Facebook for this.) Math 1.Complete Tuesday 5-A-Day Math block for WEEK 2 (This... Continue reading
Zoom Call Schedule First I'd like to say that I'm so sorry I had you weigh in on times that worked for you! These times were given to me by the team, and co-ordinate with AC and another grade level so as not to cause an overlap. AC and overlapping... Continue reading
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Dear Shallowford Families 3-17 (A letter from Mrs. Long.) We are going to finish this week with a special activity each day! We start Wednesday with "What ya readin?" day! Post a picture of yourself on Edmododo with the book you are currently reading! Try and include a short summary,... Continue reading
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Your doing great!!! Keep going! Download 3.17. eLearning Day 2 In the plans, it mentions sharing your work with me through Office 365. Please send your work as a document. Label it with the name of the assignment, and share. We do not have class notebooks set up (yet), so... Continue reading
Wow! That was sort of like drinking from a firehose! I received many notifications about issues with the school site, Edmododo, and Office 365. I feel certain all of these notifications were due to the HEAVY volume of users on the sites at the same time. In the case of... Continue reading
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Digital Learning has many hurdles! Little Mama thinks we are both teachers!!! She demands to be paid in bones!!! Check Ms. Boland's blog...she's made some videos just for 5th grade: http://www.cobblearning.net/lynnboland/ http://www.cobblearning.net/lynnboland/2020/03/19/let-it-be-on-the-ukulele/ Ms. Rickman also sent a lesson on stress management strategies that work for students and parents with guest... Continue reading
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If you have Target today, please note that this work is in addition to Target's work. Reading 1. If you have not yet completed Meet Rosa Parks on Readworks, please complete it now! This was assigned while we were still in school, but a few folks did not complete it.... Continue reading
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LOL!!! My face doesn't really look like this, but I can't wait till we are back at school together! Download Day 3- 3.18.20 Clarifications to the plans: 1. When you share with me today, please use Edmodo, and message me, rather than posting on the general page. That way I... Continue reading
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Dear Students and Parents, I plan to email parents the plans each day, one day at a time. In addition, I also plan to post them on the blog each day. I want you to know that I'll be online and available each day to answer questions via email from... Continue reading