Mrs. Greene awarded Crystal Apple Award at Larsen Elementary

Becky Greene has been nominated by her peers at Larsen Elementary to receive the coveted Crystal Apple award. When the name, Becky Greene comes to mind, we immediately think of treats. Whenever there is a faculty meeting, PLC’s or other training, you will see Becky bringing her stash of treats to share, making us all smile.

"Know Greater Heroes"

UVU’s "Know Greater Heroes" program thrilled and motivated Larsen students on Thursday, March 3rd. The UVU Cheerleaders and Athletics department visit schools to encourage making good choices, staying away from drugs and living an active lifestyle. Their program includes singing, music, dancing and skits. Thanks for the awesome assembly!

Celebrating Dr. Seuss' Birthday at Larsen Elementary

We celebrated Dr. Seuss’ birthday at Larsen Elementary on Tuesday, March 2nd. Every year, Mr. Johnson, Larsen Elementary’s Principal gives out a Dr. Seuss book to random students. This year he gave two per grade level. The lucky winners get to take home and keep Dr. Seuss’ The Foot Book.

Mrs. Eckhardt’s Kindergarten class celebrated Dr Seuss’ birthday by making hats like the Cat in the Hat, reading Dr. Seuss classic books, and eating Green Eggs and Ham. Happy Birthday, Dr Seuss!

Baby Blankets at Larsen Elementary

This year the 6th graders from Larsen Elementary
celebrated Valentine’s Day by making blankets for needy
infants.  The blankets were donated to BYU, where each
year nurses travel from BYU to impoverished countries to
spend a month working at local birthing centers.  In
total, 161 blankets were donated!

Larsen Science Fair

"Larsen Elementary held it's Science Fair on Feb. 3rd.  Hundreds of hours went into the projects and experiments displayed by 4th, 5th, and 6th graders.
The students whose projects were selected to move on to the district level are: Photo back L to R: Emily McDonald, McKensie Facer, Abigail Melton, Bailey Wilde, Mallory Sheriff, Ryan Coleman and Jason McDonald; front L to R: Kourtney Heaton, Jalyssa Friant, Bruce Gill, Ian Heber, Riley Grant, Cheyenne Davies and Erika Allred.
Congratulations to all who participated!"

4th Grade Pioneer Day

Larsen Elementary's Fourth Graders have been learning about Utah Pioneers.  They culminated the unit with a Pioneer Day.  During this day they celebrated pioneers by playing pioneer games, churning butter, tin-punch pictures and dancing the Virginia Reel and Texas Star. 


Dads and Donuts

Friday, January 29th Larsen Elementary held their Dad’s and Donuts activity before school (a first) from 7:45 a.m. to 8:25 a.m.  Students enjoyed a good book with their Dads or other adults.  Warm donuts and chocolate milk were served to everyone. Thank you Larsen PTA and parents for supporting your child’s reading!

Kindergarten Students Learn How to Follow a Recipe

Students in the kindergarten classes at Larsen Elementary have been learning about following a recipe.  During a cooking center each child got to help in making "triple berry muffins" by following the directions.  Pictured, left to right, are Ben Berky, Emily Marshall, Gentry Wolf, Chyanne Lloyd and Dylan Blackburn of Mrs. Eckhardt's pm class.