Horizon Elementary School

Horizon Elementary School Horizon Elementary School is a part of Loudoun County Public Schools, located in the suburbs of Washington D.C.
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05/11/2020
YOON_MAY11

Monday, May 11, 2020 HTV Broadcast with Mrs. Yoon

National Eat What You Want Day

Here is the link to the HTV Broadcast for today:
https://www.wevideo.com/view/1694917706

Horizon School Family Wish Well Board:
https://padlet.com/alexisgruehn/2l2dmnago1jb


Technology Reminders as we officially started Digital Learning:
https://www.wevideo.com/view/1627224313
We want our Comets to follow the 3 Cs (Courtesy, Care, Cooperation) with following Digital Citizenship Guidelines when doing any work online.

The Get Comet Fit words of the day are Eat and/or Pizza – you can do the activities on the Get Comet Fit Exercise Sheet per letter of our word(s) of the day.
Journal and/or Activity Options:
Write about your favorite food(s). You also could write a recipe of a favorite family food dish, including ingredients and step by step directions.
Make a list of all your favorite foods.
Draw pictures to go along with the writing activity and the list.

LCPS Continuity of Education website references handwriting.

Here is the link:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1n-9RXoGwN-XCiMCWoi5q5HdLmu7lGKPt/view

Cursive Writing Practice: https://www.k5learning.com/cursive-writing-worksheets
Here is a link to access Cursive Writing Practice Pages.

Stay healthy and well! Have a great start to a new weekl!
Go Comets!

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05/10/2020

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As we observe Mother’s Day this weekend, we salute the Moms across Loudoun County who are balancing more this year than ever before. You’re keeping your family safe in the midst of a pandemic, working from home and supporting your children with distance learning. You got this! And LCPS appreciates you.

05/08/2020
F May 8 HTV with Mrs. Ewing & Grant Ewing

Friday, May 8, 2020 HTV Broadcast with Mrs. Ewing - Yay it’s Friday!

National Field Day

Here is the link to the HTV Broadcast for today:
https://www.wevideo.com/view/1692202475

Horizon Website Link to the Virtual Field Day Information:

https://www.lcps.org/Page/228515

1. You DO NOT have to complete all the events. A minimum number of 4 events are required for you to earn an official OPEN Field Day completion certificate.

2. If you want to receive a certificate (we will email it to you) for participating:

• fill out a scorecard - english scorecard / spanish scorecard, take a picture and email it to us OR
• complete this google form
3. You DO NOT have to participate - it's optional. But we do encourage all our comets and families to get involved!

#nationalfieldday #gocomets20

Questions? Email Mrs. Ciccone or Mrs. Vazquez

Horizon School Family Wish Well Board:
https://padlet.com/alexisgruehn/2l2dmnago1jb


Technology Reminders as we officially start Digital Learning:
https://www.wevideo.com/view/1627224313
We want our Comets to follow the 3 Cs (Courteousy, Care, Cooperation) with following Digital Citizenship Guidelines when doing any work online.

The Get Comet Fit words of the day are FIELD and DAY – you can do the activities on the Get Comet Fit Exercise Sheet per letter of our word(s) of the day.
Journal and/or Activity Options:
Write about the activities you participated in for Virtual Field Day. What was your favorite event? Why?
Draw or take pictures to show the activities you did.

LCPS Continuity of Education website references handwriting.

Here is the link:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1n-9RXoGwN-XCiMCWoi5q5HdLmu7lGKPt/view

Cursive Writing Practice: https://www.k5learning.com/cursive-writing-worksheets
Here is a link to access Cursive Writing Practice Pages.

Stay healthy! Wishing all Comets Well!
Enjoy your day and weekend!
Go Comets!

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05/07/2020
Announcements_May 7

Thursday, May 7, 2020 HTV Broadcast with Mrs. Ciccone

Let’s get ready for Virtual Field Day - tomorrow Friday May 8
Here is the link to the HTV Broadcast for today:
https://www.wevideo.com/view/1689577015

Horizon Website Link to the Virtual Field Day Information:

https://www.lcps.org/Page/228515

1. You DO NOT have to complete all the events. A minimum number of 4 events are required for you to earn an official OPEN Field Day completion certificate.

2. If you want to receive a certificate (we will email it to you) for participating:

· fill out a scorecard - english scorecard / spanish scorecard, take a picture and email it to us OR
· complete this google form
3. You DO NOT have to participate - it's optional. But we do encourage all our comets and families to get involved!

4. Questions? Email Mrs. Ciccone or Mrs. Vazquez



Horizon School Family Wish Well Board:
https://padlet.com/alexisgruehn/2l2dmnago1jb


Technology Reminders as we officially started Digital Learning:
https://www.wevideo.com/view/1627224313
We want our Comets to follow the 3 Cs (Courtesy, Care, Cooperation) with following Digital Citizenship Guidelines when doing any work online.

The Get Comet Fit word of the day is READY – you can do the activities on the Get Comet Fit Exercise Sheet per letter of our word(s) of the day.

Journal and/or Activity Options:
Write about what activities you are planning to participate in for Virtual Field Day tomorrow.
Draw pictures to show the activities you plan to do
LCPS Continuity of Education website references handwriting.

Here is the link:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1n-9RXoGwN-XCiMCWoi5q5HdLmu7lGKPt/view
Cursive Writing Practice: https://www.k5learning.com/cursive-writing-worksheets

Here is a link to access Cursive Writing Practice Pages.
Stay healthy! Wishing all Comets Well!

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05/05/2020
May 5, 2020

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 HTV Broadcast with Ms. O’Sullivan

Cinco de Mayo
National Teacher Day
Here is the link to the HTV Broadcast for today:
https://www.wevideo.com/view/1677377509

Horizon School Family Wish Well Board:
https://padlet.com/alexisgruehn/2l2dmnago1jb


Technology Reminders as we officially start Digital Learning:
https://www.wevideo.com/view/1627224313
We want our Comets to follow the 3 Cs (Courteousy, Care, Cooperation) with following Digital Citizenship Guidelines when doing any work online.

The Get Comet Fit word of the day is TACO or TEACHER – you can do the activities on the Get Comet Fit Exercise Sheet per letter of our word(s) of the day.

Journal and/or Activity Options:
Write a letter or poem to your teacher. Tell him or her how much you appreciate them
Draw a picture for your teacher to celebrate National Teacher Day
In your journal, reflect on the difference between being taught in a classroom and through distance learning. I’m sure there are some pros and cons to both situations.

All About Sam read aloud by Ms. O’Sullivan -

Chapter 1: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1678637521
Chapter 2: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1678649173
Chapter 3: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1678647556
Chapter 4: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1678665589
Chapter 5: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1683413500
Chapter 6: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1678711865
Chapter 7: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1683414630
Chapter 8: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1678759652
Chapter 9: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1678796935
Chapter 10: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1678795756
Chapter 11: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1679865771
Chapter 12: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1683436817
Chapter 13: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1680267786

LCPS Continuity of Education website references handwriting.
Here is the link:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1n-9RXoGwN-XCiMCWoi5q5HdLmu7lGKPt/view

Cursive Writing Practice: https://www.k5learning.com/cursive-writing-worksheets
Here is a link to access Cursive Writing Practice Pages.

Stay healthy! Wishing all Comets Well!
Enjoy your day!
Go Comets!

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05/04/2020
2020 Horizon Teacher Appreciation

Happy Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week from the HPTA:
The PTA has put together, with the help of Ms. Sarah Payne (thank you!!), a video compilation for our Comet teachers and staff. Many of you participated last week by uploading photos and video messages of thanks and recognition, thank you. It is always only with your participation that we can ever make an impact. We hope our teachers, staff and parents love this video as much as we do: https://www.wevideo.com/view/1679603088.

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05/04/2020
05/04/2020
Mr.Russell, HTV-May 4th, 2020

Monday May 4th, 2020 HTV Broadcast with Mr. Russell
National Star Wars Day
National Weather Observers Day
National Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week

Here is the link to the HTV Broadcast for today:
https://www.wevideo.com/view/1683603944

Special Treat from Mr. Grivetti:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/12TR-vGAKAqWtkN5U1wjrbSeoZkC_RQic/view?usp=sharing

Horizon School Family Wish Well Board:
https://padlet.com/alexisgruehn/2l2dmnago1jb

Technology Reminders as we officially start Digital Learning:
https://www.wevideo.com/view/1627224313
We want our Comets to follow the 3 Cs (Courteousy, Care, Cooperation) with following Digital Citizenship Guidelines when doing any work online.

The Get Comet Fit word of the day is STAR– you can do the activities on the Get Comet Fit Exercise Sheet per letter of our word(s) of the day.
Journal and/or Activity Options:
Make a list of ways you can enjoy National Star Wars Day or Weather Observers Day. (ie: read, listen, write, create and act out a story…..)
Have a story telling time either in person at home or virtually online with a family member or friend.
Draw pictures of the weather or Star Wars characters
Be a Weather Observer and take notes about the weather outside throughout the day and report to your family and friends.
STEAM Activity – science project or coding activity (see the STEAM Night Packet for ideas) on maybe weather activities


LCPS Continuity of Education website references handwriting.
Here is the link:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1n-9RXoGwN-XCiMCWoi5q5HdLmu7lGKPt/view

Cursive Writing Practice:
Here is a link to access Cursive Writing Practice Pages.
https://www.k5learning.com/cursive-writing-worksheets

Ways to celebrate Star Wars Day at home - Website: https://www.starwars.com/news/5-ways-to-celebrate-star-wars-day-at-home

Read Aloud Links:

Ashley Eckstein(Ahsoka Tano):
https://youtu.be/_2Dax2rGhTo

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Anthony Daniels(C-3PO): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GPy0eacQpuU


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This is the story you’re looking for. Join C-3PO himself, Anthony Daniels, as he reads from “Star Wars: Galactic Adventures Storybook Collection.” #DisneyMagicMoments SUBSCRIBE to get notified when new Disney videos are posted: http://di.sn/Subscribe Get even more Disney YouTube Oh My Disney: https://www.youtube.com/user/OhMyDisney Disney ...
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Daisy Ridley (Rey Skywalker): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RsPEeLfKIK8&feature=youtu.be

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Use the Force, Rey… to read a story! Join Daisy Ridley as she reads “Star Wars: BB-8 On The Run.” #DisneyMagicMoments SUBSCRIBE to get notified when new Disn...
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Joonas Suotamo (Chewbacca)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qzcbOIEkis0

Storytime with Joonas Suotamo | Disney
Well, Wookiee what we have here—"Star Wars: Chewie & The Porgs," read by Joonas Suotamo. #DisneyMagicMoments SUBSCRIBE to get notified when new Disney videos are posted: http://di.sn/Subscribe Get even more Disney YouTube Oh My Disney: https://www.youtube.com/user/OhMyDisney Disney Style: https://www.youtube.com/user/disneysstyle Disney ...
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Stay healthy! Wishing all Comets Well!
Enjoy your day and new week!
Go Comets!
May the 4th Be with You!

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05/01/2020
Fri May 1 2020 HTV with Mrs Ewing

Friday, May 1, 2020 HTV Broadcast with Mrs. Ewing - Yay it’s Friday!

School Lunch Hero Day
National Space Day

Here is the link to the HTV Broadcast for today:
https://www.wevideo.com/view/1679053908

Horizon School Family Wish Well Board:
https://padlet.com/alexisgruehn/2l2dmnago1jb


Technology Reminders as we officially start Digital Learning:
https://www.wevideo.com/view/1627224313
We want our Comets to follow the 3 Cs (Courteousy, Care, Cooperation) with following Digital Citizenship Guidelines when doing any work online.

The Get Comet Fit words of the day are LUNCH and/or SPACE – you can do the activities on the Get Comet Fit Exercise Sheet per letter of our word(s) of the day.
Journal and/or Activity Options:
Write a thank you note to share with the LCPS staff providing LUNCHES/MEALS today at school sites or bus locations.
Watch your favorite space launch. Is it Hubble Space Telescope, Apollo 11, SpaceX Falcon 9, or any other? With our technology we can search and watch these amazing memorable events.
Make a list of space launches that have occurred. You could then create a Timeline to show them in the proper order.
Draw pictures related to space.
STEAM Activity – science project or coding activity (see the STEAM Night Packet for ideas)

LCPS Continuity of Education website references handwriting.

Here is the link:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1n-9RXoGwN-XCiMCWoi5q5HdLmu7lGKPt/view

Cursive Writing Practice: https://www.k5learning.com/cursive-writing-worksheets
Here is a link to access Cursive Writing Practice Pages.

Stay healthy! Wishing all Comets Well!
Enjoy your day and weekend!
Go Comets!

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Horizon’s School Lunch Hero’s - We love and miss you! ❤️ @HorizonElem @Horizon_PTA #SchoolLunchHeroDay
05/01/2020

Horizon’s School Lunch Hero’s - We love and miss you! ❤️ @HorizonElem @Horizon_PTA #SchoolLunchHeroDay

Friday, May 1, 2020 - School Lunch Hero Day❤️Please thank all the workers providing food items at schools and bus stops ...
05/01/2020

Friday, May 1, 2020 - School Lunch Hero Day
❤️Please thank all the workers providing food items at schools and bus stops at this time! ❤️ They are true heros!

PTA Horizon Elementary
04/30/2020

PTA Horizon Elementary

Remember to record and upload a short video message to be included in a big thank you to teachers for next week —> Teacher Appreciation week! Go to https://forms.gle/5mYCSygEJwtx3sm57 to upload.

Thank you Sonny, Eric, and Bryan for helping to update our sign with an important message from LCPS - Please remember th...
04/30/2020

Thank you Sonny, Eric, and Bryan for helping to update our sign with an important message from LCPS - Please remember that the schools and grounds are closed to show we care for our Comet Community by social distancing. We thank everyone for their help with this!

04/30/2020
YOON_APRIL30

Thursday, April 30, 2020 HTV Broadcast with Mrs. Yoon

National Honesty Day
National Raisin Day

Here is the link to the HTV Broadcast for today:
https://www.wevideo.com/view/1676971197


Horizon School Family Wish Well Board:
https://padlet.com/alexisgruehn/2l2dmnago1jb


Technology Reminders as we officially started Digital Learning:
https://www.wevideo.com/view/1627224313
We want our Comets to follow the 3 Cs (Courtesy, Care, Cooperation) with following Digital Citizenship Guidelines when doing any work online.

The Get Comet Fit word of the day is HONESTY – you can do the activities on the Get Comet Fit Exercise Sheet per letter of our word(s) of the day.

Journal and/or Activity Options:
Write about a time you have shown honesty.
Do you like raisins? You can write about why or why not?
Make a list of things that have raisins
Draw pictures of things with raisins
STEAM Activity – science project or coding activity (see the STEAM Night Packet for ideas)

LCPS Continuity of Education website references handwriting.

Here is the link:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1n-9RXoGwN-XCiMCWoi5q5HdLmu7lGKPt/view

Cursive Writing Practice: https://www.k5learning.com/cursive-writing-worksheets
Here is a link to access Cursive Writing Practice Pages.

Stay healthy! Wishing all Comets Well!
Have a great Thursday!
Go Comets!

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Be sure to get those videos or a picture of a picture/note you wrote a teacher by TOMORROW! You can also message us here...
04/29/2020

Be sure to get those videos or a picture of a picture/note you wrote a teacher by TOMORROW! You can also message us here with your videos and pictures to add to the Teacher Appreciation Video for next week! Thank you everyone!

Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week is May 4th - 8th! The PTA is working on a special video compilation for our teachers and staff. Please upload a photo or a short video clip (2-3 seconds) of your child(ren) giving thanks and recognizing their teachers and staff through this link https://forms.gle/5mYCSygEJwtx3sm57. In order to participate, parents will access the link and log into Gmail or Google Accounts. If you do not have one, then you can use your child's student account ([email protected]) (note that the password is the student's normal password). We will keep this link alive through Thursday, April 30th 5 PM. We look forward to all of our Comets participation~!!

Address

46665 Broadmore Dr
Sterling, VA
20165

Opening Hours

Monday 07:30 - 15:30
Tuesday 07:30 - 15:30
Wednesday 07:30 - 15:30
Thursday 07:30 - 15:30
Friday 07:30 - 15:30

Telephone

+1 571-434-3260

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What a wonderful treat the staff of Horizon had today. Panera lunch plus treats. Thanks for braving the cold one and all to greet us and give us our treats. Miss seeing everyone, its been too long for since I went out on an injury in Nov. Hoping to see you all come August?🤔😍😁 Go Comets, stay safe and healthy.