It was an amazing day at Diamond Peak on Sunday at the Dummy Downhill event! There was a huge turnout this year with many different dummies to be seen. Incline Elementary had a significant presence at the event with all the students, staff and parents that came out. Last year Eric Harssema’s 2nd grade class [...]
Mr. Harssema’s students studied bears from around the world and shared their essays with the Tahoe Bonanza! Click here to read the essays on the Bonanza website. Sun Bears — by Julian Cardiel Sun Bears are interesting in many ways. The Sun Bear is the smallest type of bear is the bear family and it’s [...]
Molly, from Mr. Harssema’s 2nd grade class has written a featured article for “The Eco Student” blog! The Eco Student blog is a part of the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) and is viewed worldwide! Molly wrote about the 2nd grade field trip to Spooner Lake. Click here to view Molly’s article on The Eco Student [...]
The Outdoor Leadership Club had its final session this week and I was highly impressed with the students’ new outdoor skills! They worked together and communicated nicely in order to follow a set of clues. They had no trouble navigating with a compass and had their shelters set up in no time! Each group used [...]
A group of 5th grade students at IES got together and studied the harmful effects of sugary drinks. It was then time to share their knowledge and urge people to drink water! The students created a video for the “Pour One Out” video contest where they were quite creative with their approach and made the sugary drinks come alive. Enjoy!