Week 5
Thursday April 30th 2020, 10:36 pm
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April 30, 2020
Hi!! My fun activity for this week is Making Sourdough Starter and then trying to make something yummy with it! I am handing out the book “Simply Sourdough – The Alaska Way” by Kathy Doogan, a fun handout that explains the science behind sourdough and a bag of flour to get you started! Come on Friday, May 1st to pick up your package of goodies to get started! Anytime between 12:30 and 3:00 p.m. is fine!
Send us your pictures of pancakes! (sourdough pancakes!) or bread, or whatever you try out of the recipe book!

Week 3
Tuesday April 14th 2020, 9:02 pm
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Hello McNeil Migrant students and families!

I hope you are starting to settle into a routine of being able to get your schoolwork done and still have time for fun and the outdoors! If you are having any issues with getting into the teacher’s classroom, or Zoom meetings, or need some help with your schoolwork, please give me a call here at school (907)235-8181, ext.4742 and I will talk to you and set up some way to help you! I also have two tutoring Zoom sessions already going, one from 10-11 a.m. and one from 2-3 p.m, Monday through Friday. Check the blog posts below for invitations to join in one of those!

Later in the week I will be posting a new fun activity of making a bird feeder and playing a bird bingo game!

McNeil Virtual Science Fair
Wednesday April 08th 2020, 8:27 pm
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Hello Parents and Students,
The McNeil Canyon Elementary Science Fair is just around the corner. While we will not be able to see the projects in person, we will have a virtual science fair. Please see the timeline and grade level informational packets that are linked below. All students who are participating must submit their topic, question, and hypothesis by April 17. Virtual project submissions are due on May 7 and projects will be judged May 11 – 13.

K-3 Science Fair Packet:
4-6 Science Fair Packet:

Week 2
Monday April 06th 2020, 10:54 pm
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Well, here we are started into week two of distance learning! I hope you are all starting to get used to using Zoom and Google classroom! If you run into any issues, don’t hesitate to call me. My number is :907-235-8181, extension 4742 and my email is: vpeters@kpbsd.k12.ak.us. I hope to be talking to most of my Migrant families this coming week!

Day 3
Wednesday April 01st 2020, 9:33 pm
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So we have been “doing” distance learning for 3 days now! It seems like you are getting the hang of it intermediate classes, but not sure about primary students:  Kg.-3rd grade. How is it going for you guys? Let me know if you are having problems with the work you have been assigned and I will get in touch with you so I can help! Keep on trying!! :-)Vicky