Our Mapleton Elementary choir has been practicing under the direction of Karen Thueson and accompanied by Jeanette Nielson. They performed for our school on March 5, and then for the parents on the eveing of March 6. They did a wonderful job on their performance. Thank You Karen Thueson and Jeanette Nielson for sharing your tremendous talents and time with our students. Also, thank you to Ms. Jessica Knight our classroom Music and orchestra teacher for performing with the choir.
Mapleton Elementary Chess players took fourth place in the Nebo Chess tournament.
Ballet West came to Mapleton Elementary to perform for the students, and to teach them about the hard work that is needed and the good health habits that they need to be able to perform. They performed dances from the Nutcracker, and also had students come up on stage to try to do the leaps and turns.
Mapleton students have been playing chess after school in Chess Club. They have the opportunity to participate in the Nebo District Chess Tournament on March 1 at Cherry Creek Elementary. Register at www.utahchessK12.com/nebo
Fourth grade students are engineering a system to move water based on a real problem.