Digital Conversion at MES
MES is taking part in the digital conversion initiative in Floyd County.† All 5th graders received Dell Laptops to be used this year to enhance the educational process.† Students are learning how to integrate technology into instructional lessons.†
5th Grade Geography Projects
Fifth graders have been studying the diverse geography of the United States.† As a culminating activity, students chose a region of the US and depicted the geography of that region.† Students presented their projects in class and everyone did a wonderful job! Projects are on display in the intermediate building.
5th Grade Breakfast
5Th grade students enjoyed a delicious breakfast provided by our wonderful cafeteria staff at MES. The breakfast is one of the events at school to send our best wishes and good luck to our students as they leave McDowell and pursue their dreams in middle school and high school. Good luck to our students and we will miss you next year!
Accelerated Reader Store
Students at MES are being rewarded for all the hard work that they have displayed in the Accelerated Reader program. The AR program is designed to increase reading fluency and comprehension. Students read books on their level and earn points for passing quizzes on their books. Students will be consumers this week, as they visit the AR store, making economic decisions on how to spend their points.