Thursday, December 18, 2008

Build a Snowman Race

Third grade students enjoy a game during their holiday party.

Making Angels

The students are rotating through centers working on holiday projects
similar to the Moravians in 1753.

Tinsmith Work

These 4th graders are making tin holiday decorations similar to work
done in 1753 when the Moravians settled in our county.

NC Christmas

Ms. Leonard's class celebrates holidays and the study of our state and
the local settlement in 1753.

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Lunch Room Staff Teacher Appreciation

The fantastic staff in the school cafeteria make desserts for the
school staff. Yummy!

Stretch Hummer Ride

Students go for a ride to eat pizza as a reward from the PTA.

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

RHABA Meets at RHES

The Rural Hall Area Business Association met today at Rural Hall
School for an annual dinner served by our PTA. Mr. Holcomb,
principal, spoke about our new building plans.

Beekeeper Phil Moody

Beekeeper Phil Moody visited the 4th grade AG class on Tuesday to
share his expertise and some sourwood honey! Yummy!

Saturday, December 13, 2008

PTA Lunch

Our super PTA served a fantastic lunch on Friday! Thanks so much!

Friday, December 12, 2008

The Polar Experss

The 1st graders at Rural Hall heard the story, The Polar Express,
today. Students and staff dressed in pajamas to hear the story read
by Ms. Sisson.

Sunday, December 7, 2008

Christmas Parade

The original fire truck from Rural Hall has been restored. Here with
one of our students before the parade begins.

Friday, December 5, 2008

Holiday Program

The 3rd & 5th graders are rehearsing for a program; come to PTA on Dec
8 to see these students perform.

Wednesday, December 3, 2008

Ms. Allen's & Ms. Parker's Gingerbread House.

Ms. Smith Visits

Ms. Smith, a former Rural Hall teacher, visits our school.

Group Work

Ms. Whicker works with reading skills.

Seasonal Art Fun

Ms. Sands works with kindergarten students.

Kindergarten Project

Ms. Chunn works with students introducing a writing project.

Monday, December 1, 2008

Ms. McDermon visits the mac store, the "cube" in Manhatthan.

Friday, November 21, 2008

Ms. Sisson's 1st graders shared wishes and Thanksgiving booklets with
parents.

Ms. Throckmorton's Class weaves American Indian baskets. They also videoconferened with the NC

Museum of History on the topic Indians in NC.

Friday, November 14, 2008

Monday, November 3, 2008

RHES Bulldog


Our school mascot is a bulldog and this red English bulldog combines our school colors of red and white. Here she is enjoying the fall season.

Tuesday, October 28, 2008

NC Zoo - 2nd Grade


The students in second grade left this morning for a fun adventure at the North Carolina Zoo in Asheboro, NC. At 7 AM the buses were loaded and the trip began. The students will return at 5 PM today.

Saturday, October 25, 2008

RHABA 10K Race

The RHABA sponsored a 10K race and Fun Run to benefit Rural Hall
School. Runners are on the starting line and ready to go.

Ready to Run!

This kindergarten student is ready to run in the RHABA Fun Run to
benefit Rural Hall School. Just four hours earlier his Mom, 5th grade
teacher A. Scott, gave birth to his new brother. Congratulations!

Wednesday, October 22, 2008

Cooperation!

Ronald McDonald came to Rural Hall School today to share friendship
and cooperation with the students. Ms. Parker, Ms. Boyette, Ms.
Parker, & Ms. Bowles demonstrated cooperation.

Friday, October 17, 2008

Art at Rural Hall

Student art displayed by art teacher Mr. Moss.

Friday, October 10, 2008

Math Fun

Students work on grouping with M & M's.

Friday, October 3, 2008

News Team

Completing their last day, the students review the broadcast tape.
Great job!

Tuesday, September 30, 2008

Playground

Ms. Davidson's 2nd graders enjoy some time on the playground. It is 82 degrees F. and lovely outside.

Sept. 30 - Outside Fun

Ms. Nelson's kindergarten students walk to the playground on a
beautiful afternoon.

Friday, September 26, 2008

PTA Breakfast

What is better than a hot breakfast on a rainy Friday? -- Thanks to
our fantastic PTA, the staff enjoyed a hot breakfast to begin the day!
Thanks so much! It was yummy!

Friday, September 12, 2008

Voting

Dr. Partin spoke to 5th grade students about U.S. presidental elections.

Thursday, September 11, 2008

Mrs. Gentry's class uses an art project to learn about math attributes.

Mrs. Sims, our Assistant Principal, at work early on Sept. 11.

Friday, August 29, 2008

PTA Fund-raiser

The PTA kicked-off the fund-raiser today. We are raising money for
our school and a new Tanberg unit for videoconferencing.

Tuesday, August 19, 2008

First Staff Meeting

The faculty and staff met at the Piedmont Club for breakfast and staff
development.

Monday, August 18, 2008

PTA

Thanks, ladies! We appreciate you!

Welcome Back Lunch

Thanks to the Rural Hall PTA for a super lunch!

Thursday, August 14, 2008

Flat Classroom - David Warlick



There is much to "take-away" from this great session! For details and comments go to the TechQuest4Teachers blog.

David Warlick Speaks to Tech Fac

Aug. 14 the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Tech Fac's heard from
international speaker, teacher, and technology expert. What a great
way to begin the year!