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  1. Celebrating different kinds of success at CPS

    Posted on December 31, 2019 - School News

    Each month at China Primary students from every classroom are chosen by their teacher to receive a student of the month award.  There are three different awards to be given, one for a student who shows kindness, one for students who try their best or show “grit” and an award for being responsible.  The recipients… Read More

  2. Winter Concert at CPS

    Posted on December 28, 2019 - School News

    The third and fourth graders at CPS performed in a fabulous winter musical called “The Great Maine Snowmobile Race” written by our music teacher, Mr. Joshua Bickford.  The story mimics Aesop’s fable The Tortoise and the Hare but with a slightly different morale. The actors, singers, and musicians demonstrated for us the importance of working… Read More

  3. S.T.E.A.M Day in Mrs. Babson’s 3rd grade at CPS

    Posted on December 15, 2019 - School News

    The Monday before Thanksgiving Break students in Mrs. Babson’s third grade had an opportunity to get hands-on with the weather during a S.T.E.A.M. Day she designed just for them.  After reviewing the water cycle, students created and observed the water cycle in a zipper sealed bag hung in the window. They read the book Tornadoes! by Gail… Read More

  4. CPS Adopted an Amur Leopard

    Posted on November 29, 2019 - School News

    During November’s school assembly we celebrated the hard work and dedication of last year’s second graders as well as the support given by the entire school body in adopting an Amur Leopard! Last spring, the second graders researched various endangered species in cooperative groups. These groups then presented their findings to the school body during… Read More

  5. Being Charitable in 1st Grade

    Posted on November 24, 2019 - School News

    This past week Mrs. Dunn’s 1st-grade students learned all about the words “charitable” and “kindness.” We read the book Maddi’s Fridge, a story about two young girls, one of whom is less fortunate than the other. She didn’t have food in her fridge. Her friend saw this and knew she had to help. The story ends… Read More

  6. CPS Second Grade’s Pumpkin Decomposition Project

    Posted on November 5, 2019 - School News

    In preparation for second grade’s spring Earth Science studies,  we researched where our trash goes and prepped a project we will be digging up on Earth Day! We hollowed out a pumpkin, filled the pumpkin with our snack time trash, and then buried our pumpkin behind our school! Our second graders placed seeds, nuts, plastic… Read More

  7. China Primary Fire Prevention Day

    Posted on October 24, 2019 - School News

    China Primary School held their Fire Prevention Day on Friday, October 18th.  It was a day full of learning and fun where students were reminded how to create an exit plan from each room, the importance of checking the batteries in fire alarms, and other important safety practices. They also got to tour some fire trucks!… Read More

  8. CPS Annual Pizza Supper and Scholastic Book Fair

    Posted on October 18, 2019 - School News

    China Primary School will be hosting its annual Pizza Supper on Friday, October 25th from 5:00 to 7:00 pm in the CPS Cafeteria.  Tickets are $5 a person or $20 per family (up to 2 adults and their children 17 and under). The Pizza Supper will also serve as a wonderful wrap up to the… Read More

  9. New books and new foods at CPS

    Posted on September 21, 2019 - School News

    Students in Miss Preston’s second-grade class read The Invisible Boy for their mentor text as part of the Rooted in Reading Program the second grade is using. Students were intrigued by the new food a student in the book was eating called Bulgogi (a Korean beef dish). The class was lucky enough to have a… Read More

  10. 30 Day Happy Teacher Challenge

    Posted on September 5, 2019 - School News

    Principal Darlene Pietz handed out a new challenge to her staff on the second workshop day of the year. She wanted teachers to go into the year taking care of themselves and one another. The 30 Day Happy Teacher Challenge gives teachers daily tasks that range from having a work-free lunch without feeling guilty about… Read More

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