Kindergarten students making tamales

Too Many Tamales

Can anyone really have too many tamales?  According to Maria and her cousins Dolores, Teresa, and Danny, the answer is yes!  However, Mrs. Allen-Atkinson’s kindergarteners didn’t agree with the characters in Gary Soto’s book Too Many Tamales. The kindergarteners enjoyed interacting with Read more

Kindergarten students coding Colby the mouse to go through a maze.

A Coding Poem

This month schools within USD 475 participated in a week-long coding event, “Code-a-Thon” and to celebrate the occasion Westwood Elementary Library Media Specialist Cheryl Hudson submitted this poem to connectED. Congratulations Westwood on exceeding your goal of coding hours! ‘Twas the first Read more