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Mission Statement

At Brockbank we are...
Building a Community that Cares
Engaging in Lifelong Learning
Setting Goals for Growth and Success
Taking Ownership for My Choices
 

Brockbank Students Prepare for Chess Tournamnet

Submitted by brenda.johnson on Fri, 02/19/2010 - 10:37

Brockbank Elementary students are busy this time of the year training to become the future Grand Masters of Chess. These students take chess very seriously. Aspiring Grand Masters gather during lunch recess to collaborate and develop their skills in chess. The Chess Club at Brockbank has been formed to prepare students for the Nebo School Districts Chess Tournament hosted by Cherry Creek Elementary in Springville on Saturday, March 6 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

 

Attributions
Mr. Terry Oyler

Brockbank Third-Graders Earn "Camp-Out" Reading Party

Submitted by brenda.johnson on Thu, 02/18/2010 - 18:16

Recently Brockbank third-graders enjoyed meeting their reading goal by having a "camp-out" reading party. Each student had to read at least 8 hours in the month of January to meet their goal. The students got to wear pajamas to school and have smores as a treat. It is a fun way to motivate students to read and a great way to reward them for doing it.

Brockbank Students Learn About Chinese New Year

Submitted by brenda.johnson on Mon, 02/15/2010 - 10:15

Miss Alyson Tobler's class learned about the traditions and culture of celebrating Chinese New Year, this year it was Sunday, February 14. Visitor Kurt Steinfeldt demonstrated how to use chopsticks and about calligraphy/handwriting characters in Chinese. The students created Chinese lanterns and handed out red envelopes that were to bring luck to those who received them. It was a great learning experience for the students.

Brockbank Second and Third-Grade Students Learn About Taking Care of Their Teeth

Submitted by brenda.johnson on Fri, 02/12/2010 - 23:03

Dental Assistants, Tonya Cherrington and Cami Robinson from Red Rock Orthodonists recenty came to Brockbank for Dental Health Month. They talked to second and third students about taking care of their teeth. They stressed the importance of brushing their teeth at least twice a day and having regular dental check-ups. Mrs. Cherrington along with Danny the Dinosaur showed the students how to brush their teeth the right way and by eating the right foods it can help keep their teeth strong.

Representative from Bean Life Science Museum Visits Brockbank Fourth Grade

Submitted by brenda.johnson on Tue, 02/09/2010 - 15:57

Friday, Jan. 29, Sterling Randle, a representative from Bean Life Science Museum came to Brockbank to teach the fourth graders about science. He talked about common plants and animals in three major Utah ecosystems, forests, deserts, and wetlands, and how plants and animals have adapted to their environment in these ecosystems. He also talked about how to help conserve these environments. Mr. Randle brought an albino toad, a tarantula, and a snake for the students to see up close. It was very interesting and the students enjoyed it.

Brockbank Hansen Heroes for January

Submitted by brenda.johnson on Tue, 02/09/2010 - 15:05

Brockbank is happy to announce their Hansen Heroes for the month of January.

From first-grade is Erika Garcia from Mrs. Shalese Roger's class. Mrs. Rogers says, "Erika is always a good friend and kind to others. She is a hard worker. You'll never see Erika without a smile on her face. It is a joy to have Erika in our class!"

Tyson Burk is from Mrs. RaDawn Pack's second-grade class. Mrs. Pack says, "Tyson is a responsible, kind, hard working student. He is a great friend to everyone. He always follows the rules and treats everyone with respect."

Brockbank Second-Graders in Mrs. Koyle's Class Enjoy Special Visitors

Submitted by brenda.johnson on Fri, 02/05/2010 - 10:35

Jane B. Nelson, representing the Farm Bureau, came to Brockbank Elementary to read "Cattle Kids" by Cat Urbigkit to Mrs. Laurel Koyle's second-grade class. Mrs. Nelson told the students about working on a family cattle ranch. In the book, cowgirls and cowboys take part in many aspects of livestock operations from calving and branding to haying and rounding up the herd. Mrs. Nelson's son, Frank Nelson, showed the students the brand they use on their farm and told them why it is important for the calves to have a brand.

Brockbank First-Graders Enjoy 100 Day!

Submitted by brenda.johnson on Wed, 02/03/2010 - 22:56

Brockbank Elementary recently celebrated "100 Days of School!" Students celebrated this day in several different ways. First-graders used the number 100 in math skills like counting and place value; they wrote down 100 words that they have learned how to read and write this year; they drew pictures of what they would look like if they were 100 years old; they made cool glasses to wear; and they named 100 things you can eat and 100 things you cannot eat.

Brockbank Kindergarteners Celebrate 100 Day!

Submitted by brenda.johnson on Wed, 02/03/2010 - 22:50

Brockbank kindergarteners recently celebrated making it through "100 days of Kindergarten". To celebrate this achievement they had a fun filled day of activities centered around the number 100. They earned an official "100 Day" certificate by completing the following activities; counting 100 objects, taking a 100 step walk, doing 100 exercises, completing 100 seconds of silence (at least tried to), having a 100 day magic trick, discussing what they could eat 100 of, and there was a 100 drops of water test.