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Educational Websites for Student Use

Attention Students and Parents! Below you will find a list of FREE ONLINE resources that you may find useful while school is closed. These are not mandated assignments, but interactive websites and links to keep students engaged while at home. Stay healthy! Please Click on Read Full Story to access list.
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Spring Cookie Dough Fundraiser Information

Attention parents & students: Berrien Elementary School is working on a course of action that involves the spring cookie dough fundraiser. Please read the details below and we will have more information as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience.
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2019-2020 BES Yearbooks for Sale!

Parents 2019-2020 yearbooks are sale! The cost is $17 and orders will be taken until March 6th! So, Please don't forget to purchase your child's yearbook today!
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Reading Plan

BES Reading Plan 2019 - 2020


*All BES students will participate in SRI testing - Four times this school year.


*Students will be rewarded for completing their nine week Lexile goals with a Reading Recess Reward during ELA instructional times. 

  

*Students that complete their Lexile goal each nine weeks will be entered in a prize drawing at the conclusion of each nine week period.

 

*Students will be able to check out 1 book on their Lexile level and one book for pleasure - 100 points below and 200 points above their Lexile level. Once they have met their 9 weeks Lexile goal, they can check out 2 books with the pleasure book criteria. 


*The media center will have two Amnesty weeks; each nine weeks. Students may read any level books that they choose regardless of whether their Lexile card is completed.   


Lexile Goals for each nine weeks:

1st 9 weeks - 10 books or punches

2nd 9 weeks - 12 books or punches

3rd 9 weeks - 12 books or punches

4th 9 weeks - 10 books or punches

Super Readers


*Criteria for 1st Semester

Meet Lexile goals 1st and 2nd nine weeks

80 overall average in AR

Earn 50 points in AR


*Criteria for 2nd Semester

Meet Lexile goals all 4 nine weeks

80 overall average in AR

Earn 100 cumulative points in AR



*Super Reader Reward for 1st Semester - Dance Party with Mrs. Jolliff/PE games - drinks and snacks

*Super Reader Reward for 2nd Semester 

To be announced


*Super Readers that meet the criteria for both semesters will be recognized at Honors Day assemblies at the end of the year.