About Julie Fike
I have a bachelor’s degree in Marketing. After 8 years of working in the insurance industry, I decided to do what I had always wanted to do, and I completed the teacher certification program! I have taught 3rd and 4th grade and was a substitute teacher before coming to work at St. Linus as the Librarian and Spanish teacher.
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Blackout Poetry

May 8, 2018

In honor of Poetry month (celebrated every April), our middle school students created blackout poems for their 3rd trimester project.

Preschool Poetry

April 27, 2018

For poetry month, preschoolers read Shel Silverstein’s poem Homemade Boat.  We looked at different types of boats.  Then we discussed how to make a boat and whether or not a boat needed to have sides.  After […]

1st Grade STEM activity!

April 13, 2018

After reading The Three Little Pigs, 1st graders built a house for their pigs. Then the Big Bad Wolf blowdryer, tried to blow down their houses!  It was a fun, hands-on activity.

Outside fun!

March 23, 2018

Our 6th, 7th, and 8th graders are having fun in the sun at recess!

1st Grade Readers!

March 9, 2018

Our 1st Graders are loving chapter books!  A fan favorite is the Magic Tree House series.

4th Grade reading challenge!

March 9, 2018

Our 4th graders love a little competition!  Here, they are competing to see who can read the most books and pass the most comprehension quizzes in the Accelerated Reader program.

Good Behavior Reward

February 23, 2018

Our 6th, 7th, and 8th graders enjoyed a dress down day and watched The Goonies last week.  These students went all of December and January exhibiting good behavior!

Middle School Research

February 14, 2018

7th grade is working on their 2nd Trimester research project!  They are learning about different religions around the world by comparing them to Catholicism.

Christmas Around the World!

January 5, 2018

5th grade students are broadening their horizons with this Christmas research activity.  They are learning about different traditions, songs, foods, and names for Santa through this activity.  They loved learning to say Santa Claus and […]

Telling time in Spanish class!

October 25, 2017

For the past 2 weeks, our middle school students have learned about the seasons, weather, and telling time.  8th grader, Isis Swanburg, is hard at work telling time in Spanish!

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