December 10, 2013
Gregory Wing, Principal
970 Route 146, Clifton Park, NY 12065 • 518-881-0530
Karigon Kindergarten had a visit from Scotia Glenville, “They Lived Along the Mohawk”, that brought hands on fun related to our theme on Native Americans.
Karigon Students created a thankful video. The video was
shown to the students at Morning Program. Many “thanks”
to Mrs. Reinisch!
Karigon first grade music class performance of "The
Wacky Gobbler" by John Riggio. Enjoy the singing and
choreography in this song about a turkey who loves to
Mrs. L’Amoureux’s Kindergarten Class celebrated “Bring a Parent to School Day” at Karigon. 
WE ARE ALL ONE IN A “MINION”! Mrs. Reinisch and Mrs. Plouff helped Karigon students make “minions” and displayed them throughout the school. 
Karigon’s Fire Prevention poster contest winners were driven to school in a Joneville Fire Truck. 
At Karigon Mrs. Kniss' Class third made Monsters and completed writing activities about them on Halloween.
Mr. Corsetti’ s students narrated the book, Bucket Filling A-Z by Carol McCloud and Caryn Butzke. 
Karigon hold its traditional Halloween parade.
Third graders from Karigon learn about fire prevention with the town of Clifton Park’s Fire Bus.
Karigon fifth grade students in Mrs. Palmieri’s class
are excited to investigate, explore, and expand their
knowledge in all subject areas using iPads and computers
in the classroom.
Karigon faculty and students support Anti Bullying Week.
Loyal Blue Tuesday: Wear BLUE to promote loyalty, kindness, and being a “true blue” friend. [ ]
Using the clam shell personal computers, Mrs. Adams’
fifth grade class explores the Coral Reef through an
This lesson helps support one of main the District goal areas for the year:
Integration of interactive technology, embedded content and software/computer-based applications into lessons and instructional activities. [ ]
Mr. Feher's 5th grade makes gesture drawing in Mrs. Plouff's art class memorable.
A Rappin’ Good Morning Program
Karigon Morning Program is off to a Rappin’ Good Start for our first program event of the year for students in Grades 1-3. Mr. B & Mr. C sang the Rap Song, “Whole Body Listening Every Day!”. [ ]
Karigon faculty and staff remember September…National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Shen Goes Gold!
Karigon Kindergartener’s in Ms. Caisse’s class explore Science and Math. Students are shown working at centers. 
Karigon & Orenda students and staff practice the Duck & Cover emergency weather drill. As part of the yearly emergency drills, Karigon & Orenda Students and Staff practice the Duck & Cover emergency weather drill. Other safety drills are conducted throughout the year as a joint endeavor between the two connected buildings.
The Karigon Partnership Team’s “Family Picnic” was a huge success. We had great weather, about 130 people came and the kids all had a blast. 
Karigon welcomes back students for the first day of the 2013-14 school year. 
12/23/14-1/3/14 - Holiday Recess, No School
1/19/14 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day, No School
1/31/14 - Half Day Gr. K-5, AM Kdg Begins
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