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Hello everyone!  My name is Mrs. Boekhout and I have been teaching at Central Lyon since 1995.  I taught 1st grade for 4 years, Kindergarten for 16 years, and am currently teaching 2nd grade.  I truly love my career and the children I am blessed with each year.   Most students are very eager . . .

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Happy Valentine's Day!

This afternoon my students were treated to a SWEET Valentine's Day party.  Earlier this week we took some silly photos using our Valentine props.     To kick off our party the Moms started with a . . .

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Meet Mrs. Bartels

Hi, I am Katie Bartels. I am very excited for the next two months of student teaching here at Central Lyon. Mrs. Boekhout's 2nd grade students have already shown me how excited they are to have me in the classroom. To tell you a . . .

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Merry Christmas!

We know it's the most wonderful time of the year, because we had the most wonderful time at school this month!    Earlier this week, we took some fun Christmas photos with lights and silly props.    . . .

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50th Day of School

Today we celebrated the 50th day of school.  We listened to music from the 1950's while we worked on some 50th day of school activities.  Everyone solved  a 50's math riddle using the colors pink and black . . .

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Happy Halloween

This afternoon we were "treat"-ed to a super-fun Halloween party.  We had so "munch" fun!     As you will see in our slideshow  the children enjoyed many . . .

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Hot Lunch/Book Fair Week

My 2nd graders were very excited to eat lunch with their families during our "Feature Hot Lunch Day".  Following lunch, they were able to browse the Book Fair in the Library with their special guests and then enjoy . . .

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Place Value Creations

Last week we started Chapter 2 in our Go Math series which focuses on numbers from 1 - 1000.  We took a day off from our workbooks and started our first lesson with a fun hands-on way to review and practice place value.  . . .

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We've Got Spirit, Yes, We Do!

This week was CL Homecoming Week! We enjoyed walking down to the high school for some silly fun with all of the photo booth props and showed everyone our school spirit in the second annual TK-4 Homecoming Walk!   As . . .

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Sign Language

This week one of our Reading stories was called "The William Hoy Story" by Nancy Churnin.  It was a biography about a deaf boy who changed how the game of baseball was played.  We learned that he . . .

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Our Adventure to the CL Greenhouse

This quarter in Science we are studying Life Science.  In the first unit we are learning all about plants.  Mr. Pytleski came to our classroom today to help us take our classroom learning outside and give things a real-world . . .

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Monarchs at Premier Estates

This afternoon we met Emily Ostrander, the Lyon County Conservationist, at Premier Estates.  She started her presentation showing the students a penny, a compass, a picture of a car, and a warranty sign and asked them to try . . .

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Our 2nd Grade Family

Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Stars....I wished for you and here you are!  I am pleased to introduce the newest members of my 2nd grade family.      Check out all the smiles from the first day of school!   . . .

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2nd Grade Open House

Tonight I had the privilege of meeting my new students and their families at our 2nd Grade Open House.  The children enjoyed unpacking their new supplies, checking out our room, and meeting some new classmates.  . . .

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The Central Lyon Community School District offers career and technical programs in the following areas of study: Business Education, Family & Consumer Sciences Education, Industrial Arts Education and Vocation Agriculture Education. It is the policy of the Central Lyon Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age (for employment), marital status (for programs), sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status (for programs) in its educational programs and its employment practices. Inquiries or grievances may be directed to the Superintendent, Central Lyon CSD, 1010 S. Greene St., Rock Rapids, IA 51246, (712) 472-2664, superintendent@centrallyon.org. Please see District Board Policies for additional information on grievance procedures.