Children outside

Sunday Scoop 11/22/20

Sunday Scoop 11-22-2020

Back to Early America!

AES fifth grade students have begun their social studies unit on early explorers that led to the development of the thirteen colonies.  They began with learning about Christopher Columbus and the development of the Columbian Exchange. 

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Children outside

Sunday Scoop 11/15/20

Traveling Democracy!

The Connecticut Democracy Center rolled onto the AES campus on Monday as part of their traveling road show promoting the 5th Grade Kid Governor Campaign. 

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Kids on swings in snow

Sunday Scoop 11/1/20

October in Andover!

Another crazy weather pattern visited Andover and Eastern Connecticut on Friday leaving upwards of four inches of snow on the grassy areas and cars in the parking lot. Many of our students had the opportunity to catch snowflakes on their tongues and play outside enjoying the first snowfall of the season.

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Children under a tree

Sunday Scoop 10/25/20

Unity Day!

AES celebrated Unity Day on Wednesday October 21 as part of the national movement to promote kindness, acceptance and inclusion.  Unity Day was created as part of National Bullying Prevention Month, and our students participated in various activities in their classrooms this year that will be shared across the school through a short video. 

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