Elizabeth M. Baker Elementary School

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Field Day 2021

Thanks to the PE department for a fabulous job organizing Baker’s Field Day this year.

Project Adventure

Fifth graders participate in team building activities with a naturalist from the Nassau BOCES Outdoor and Environmental Education Program in their Project Adventure!

Author Visits

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    Alyssa Satin Capucilli, author of the popular Biscuit and Katy Duck series and more, virtually visited grades K - 2 at E. M. Baker School on Friday, March 5, 2021! Students and staff enjoyed hearing all about the creation of a book - from idea to publication.

    .   Brian Pinkney Brian Pinkney illustrating

    On March 18, 2021, award-winning Illustrator and author, Brian Pinkney virtually visited grades 3,4, and 5 at Baker School! Students were given a bird’s eye view into Mr. Pinkney’s studio and were inspired to create their own art!

showcase with family treasure artifacts
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    Kindness Week Video

    Click to view a video of events that took place throughout the building during Kindness Week.

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Wellness & Support

  • teachers and ice cream truck

    The fifth-grade team and all of Baker Faculty send a sincere thank you to our AWESOME PTO for the wonderful staff appreciation luncheon.


  • 3D Printed Gifts of Appreciation

    Students in first-grade classes used the design process to create tokens of appreciation for staff integral to the day-to-day operation of EMB. In addition to the main office, Baker’s kitchen staff, nurse’s office, custodial staff, and paraprofessionals who work with their class were visited and acknowledged with personalized cards and 3-D printed keychains.

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  • International Week

    Family Treasures That Bind Us was our International Week theme this year! Each morning began with a school-wide ZOOM to kick off the day. Storyteller, Julie Pasqual, shared folktales via ZOOM! Students visited the Family Treasure Showcase featured above with shared artifacts from the staff. Flipgrids shared by our students will be available the week of February 22nd so that we can learn about the family treasures of our Baker families.

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  • Grade 5 Community Outreach

    Grade 5 Baker students, both remote and in-school, created 3D printed hand sanitizer and mask holders with a positive message. These containers were delivered to area health care workers in a show of appreciation for their dedication and service. A special thank you to our PTO for supporting this project with hand sanitizer donations.

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  • Are You a Safe, Responsible, Respectful Digital Citizen?

    Reminder from grade 3 students about digital citizenship.

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  • Digital Citizenship Week

    October 19th - 23rd How am I being a good digital citizen today? Being a digital citizen is all about taking ownership of our actions and using technology responsibly and respectfully each and every day. Explore these K-2 and 3-5 resources with your family by clicking the link above. 

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  • Pause & Think Online

    A school-wide Pause & Think Online focus was launched on January 11th. Lessons reviewing safety and security online, information literacy, and media balance were highlighted school-wide. The conversation continues throughout the school year.

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