State representative Stephanie Kunze came to Beacon on Monday, October 6 to visit with third graders. In her presentation she discussed her experience as a Hilliard City Council member and her current job as state representative. Third graders learned why laws are beneficial and how they help the community. We appreciate Mrs. Kunze taking the time out of her busy schedule to enhance the learning of our third graders!
Thank you for turning in your Walk-A-Thon pledges. If you haven’t done so, please remember that they are due on October 10, 2014.
In response to a November 2013 parent survey asking parents what type of information and help was needed with regards to elementary math, Hilliard City Schools has created a parent website. Parents asked questions about the curriculum being taught and why it was “different” from when they learned how to add, subtract, multiply and divide. This website is meant to give parents some background on why different methods are taught at each grade level. It will also show video examples of ways parents can work with students at home to help alleviate homework stress. more