Students, parents enjoy Sixth Annual Family Math
April 17, 2012
- The Sixth Annual Family Math Night,
held on March 29, was a success and was attended by
more than 200 Goshen
students and their family members.
Students in grades 2-5, along
with their parents, were invited to join in a night of mathematical
fun. Students and parents explored math stations
involving geometry, fractions, probability and more.
Families were asked to bring canned food items to
donate to the Youth Ending Hunger Group as an admission fee and were
given a door prize ticket in exchange. The SAS PTO donated
more than 20 door
prizes, while the GIS PTO donated
The event was organized by Beth Carlino,
Math Specialist at the Goshen Intermediate
School, and Dana Richner, Math Specialist at
the Scotchtown Avenue Elementary School. Several teachers volunteered at
the event, and some brought their own children to join in the fun.
Volunteers include SAS
Second Grade Teachers Valerie Cassel, Jennifer Forgione, Joanne
Karchawer and Cheryl Winship;
SAS/GIS ELA Consultant Teacher Elizabeth Kimiecik;
and GIS Teachers Mary Ditalia, Nancy Sozio, Jura Schell, Aimee
Holland and Jean Barrett.