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Change is Simple

posted May 18, 2017, 8:09 AM by Tamara Moores   [ updated May 18, 2017, 8:16 AM ]

Today the fourth and fifth grade participated in a program called Change is Simple.  It is an educational program about recycling and sustainability.  Enjoy the following videos and pictures taken by Ms. Flaherty.







A Second Grade Celebration of Poems and Fables!!!

posted Apr 4, 2017, 7:49 AM by Tamara Moores   [ updated Apr 4, 2017, 7:51 AM ]

On Friday, March 31, 2017 the second grade held a presentation for their parents and the first graders.  They read poems, fables and more in front of their invited guests.

Pictures taken by Mrs. Francis

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

posted Mar 21, 2017, 5:03 AM by Tamara Moores   [ updated Mar 21, 2017, 5:04 AM ]

The fifth grade presented the play Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.  They had three sold out shows.  Here are some pictures of the play.

Photo Credit: Mrs. Parsons

World of Jump Rope

posted Mar 9, 2017, 7:12 AM by Tamara Moores   [ updated Mar 9, 2017, 7:34 AM ]

On March 9th our school hosted Mark Rothstein and his wonderful program "The World of Jump Roping."  Please see this pictures and videos below of this exciting presentation. 

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Hip Hop Dance Show

posted Mar 6, 2017, 9:07 AM by Tamara Moores

Illstyle and Peace Productions presented Become Your Dreams The History of Hip Hop Dance to all the students and community.  This demonstration celebrates the art and movement of hip hop.  This program was made possible by the EGS PTO and in part by a grant from the Gloucester Cultural Council and the Massachusetts Cultural Council.

Read Across America

posted Mar 3, 2017, 7:55 AM by Tamara Moores

The EGS community celebrated Read Across America and Dr. Seuss's Birthday with an assembly.  We also kicked off a reading challenge called "March Madness" to encourage a love of reading in all students. Information about March Madness will be sent home in your child's back pack.

2nd Grade Math Fact Challenge

posted Feb 27, 2017, 7:04 AM by Tamara Moores

The second grade classes held a math fact challenge.  The classes had to reach addition fluency. This earned them an ice cream party and time on the computers playing Moby Max games. GREAT JOB 2nd GRADERS!!!

March Madness Reading Challenge

posted Feb 27, 2017, 6:33 AM by Tamara Moores   [ updated Feb 27, 2017, 8:13 AM ]



Museum of Science Visits EGS

posted Feb 27, 2017, 6:30 AM by Tamara Moores

Museum of Science came to present geology to the 4th grade classes.  This was sponsored by the PTO.

Countdown to Kindergarten

posted Feb 17, 2017, 10:41 AM by Tamara Moores

Please see the attached flyers about the upcoming Kindergarten information night. 

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