SCOPE Education Services will hold a "Saturday Enrichment Program" for Hauppauge students in grades Kindergarten through 5th Grade! Dates are January 26, February 2 & 9 and March 2 & 9. These are 5 week courses held on Saturdays between 9 am and 12 pm, with Session 1 from 9 am to 10:30 am and Session 2 from 10:30 am - 12 pm. The location for this program is Bretton Woods Elementary School. Click to see the flyer for further information!
On Monday, November 26th PInes Kindergarten students celebrated the 50th day of school. Students and teachers dressed in 1950's attire such as poodle skirts, white t-shirts and leather jackets. A different activity took place in each classroom. One teacher instructed students on making a root beer float craft. Another teacher hosted a "sock hop" where students danced and tried the hula hoop. In the third classroom, students played with toys such as Lincoln Logs, Barbie Dolls and Play Dough. At the conclusion of the day, all students enjoyed real root beer floats. Fun was had by all! Click on the title to view photos from this event.
3rd grade students spent the day on Monday, November 19th celebrating Holidays Around the World. They traveled to America, Brazil, China and Israel. The day was filled with fun activities and cultural food. The students learned about customs and history that make the holiday in their country special. Click on the title to view pictures from this event.
Once again the Pines community has demonstrated their unbelievable support by giving to those who are less fortunate. Through our Pines CAN Help event, Pines families have donated over 900 food and household items to Long Island Cares Harry Chapin Food Bank. Students were encouraged to bring in one can of healthy food, a personal care item or a baby necessity for every lap they completed on the Pines track during this event. Physical Education teachers Mrs. Barbieri and Mrs. Kunzig and the Pines Student Council would like to thank all of the students for their contributions and participation in the walking/jogging event during Physical Education class.
Class 4-4 and their reading buddies, class 2-2, celebrated Thanksgiving with a presentation about the First Thanksgiving. The second graders dressed up as pilgrims and shared the story of the First Thanksgiving. The 4th graders dressed up as Native Americans and shared facts about the way of life of the Algonquian and the Iroquois Indians. Families were invited to watch the presentation on stage and everyone enjoyed all the delicious desserts brought in.