November 2015

Turkey Gobble Off

Submitted by monica.bair on Mon, 11/30/2015 - 15:33

On Tuesday, November 24th, students and faculty members were able to witness what will surely be an annual tradition, the first official Maple Ridge Gobble Off.  A panel of esteemed judges were selected to listen to each classroom representative give his/her best rendition of a turkey gobble.  The top winners were gifted with a variety of prizes from actual turkeys, to hats with a Thanksgiving twist.

Crazy Hair Day

Submitted by monica.bair on Mon, 11/23/2015 - 13:59

Since we are CRAZY ABOUT READING, on November 23rd, everyone at Maple Ridge had the choice of whether or not to style their hair in a crazy way.  

Pajama Day

Submitted by monica.bair on Mon, 11/23/2015 - 13:57

On Friday, November 20th, students and faculty at Maple Ridge were able to wear their pajamas.  This was to promote the 'Gobble Up with a Good Book' campaign to get students to read for the month of November.  Students were able to get cozy as they had a readathon throughout the day.

Veterans Day 2015

Submitted by sara.matis on Tue, 11/17/2015 - 14:33

Students at Maple Ridge Elementary were able to show their appreciation for the sacrifice all of our soldiers make or have made for our freedom by creating Christmas cards that will be shipped to troops overseas.  Enjoy learning what our students think about our wonderful soldier heros!

Where's Cecil?

Submitted by sara.matis on Tue, 11/17/2015 - 10:50

After viewing the picture, make your guess for Cecil's location in the main office.  Be sure to include your name and teacher's name.

Ancient Egypt Projects

Submitted by monica.bair on Fri, 11/13/2015 - 15:37

Sixth graders at Maple Ridge recently had the opportunity to showcase some of their learning of Ancient Egypt.  Along with writing an informative essay about one aspect of Ancient Egyptian culture, students also created a visual display to share with their peers.