Superior’s Kindergartners are ready for Thanksgiving

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather

Superior’s Kindergartners

  One might imagine that the youngest of children may only be thinking about the days off of school during the Thanksgiving break but kindergartners at John F. Kennedy Elementary school in Superior shared what they were thankful for and what they are looking forward to eating.

  When the question of “What are you Thankful for” was asked, family, friends, pets and spending time with family were the majority answers.  Pets became a big topic with many kindergartners sharing that they had pet rabbits and they were thankful for having these furry friends.  Just about all of them were anxious to have time to spend with their parents and cousins.

  These youngsters, must have been paying attention to Cookie Monster, when he tells us to eat a few less cookies and eat healthy food.  Kyla said she was looking forward to eating turkey and vegetables; Natalie said is can’t wait to eat broccoli; and Luna was excited to eat carrots.  Some of the kids wanted less traditional Thanksgiving foods: they wanted spaghetti and pizza.  There were also big cheers for pumpkin pie, cookies and cupcakes on their Thanksgiving dessert plates.

  These Kindergartners participated in an interactive video on the Thanksgiving story and all decided that while the Pilgrims may have eaten lobster and seal in their first Thanksgiving meals. They were glad that those were not on their menu, today. 

Mila Besich-Lira (448 Posts)

Mila Besich-Lira is a resident of Superior with two children. She volunteers for many local organizations. She is an experienced fundraiser and event planner for Copper Corridor Economic Development Coalition. She covers some of the area town councils and schools.


Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
Facebooktwitterby feather

Comments are closed.

  • Additional Stories

    Tesla car chargers installed on Main Street, Superior

    July 4th, 2019
    by

      Tesla, the electric car maker, recently contacted the Town of Superior offering electric car charging stations for Tesla vehicles. […]


    Superior students: school to start Aug. 1

    July 4th, 2019
    by

      Superior Junior and Senior High Students and the family and friends who love them should take heed of this […]


    Superior Optimist Club’s Magma Royale coming soon

    July 4th, 2019
    by

      The Superior Optimist Club will be hosting the 2019 Magma Royale fundraiser on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019 at the […]


    Imerys to host public meeting on pit expansion

    July 4th, 2019
    by

      Imerys Perlite Mine will be hosting an open public meeting on Friday, July 12, 2019 at 6 p.m. at […]


  • Additional Stories

    Head Start modifies services in Superior, offers a transition program for 3-year-olds and parents

    July 4th, 2019
    by

      In an effort to bridge the needs of the children of Superior, Mayor of Superior, Mila Besich, Superintendent of […]


    Hurts Donuts arrives in Superior

    July 4th, 2019
    by

      The fourth Friday, Farm to Fantastic Market was the host to the Hurts Donuts Emergency Donut Vehicle.  Superior won […]


    Happy birthday, Jesus Ross – the Copper Corridor’s newest centenarian

    July 4th, 2019
    by

      In 1919, the President of the United States was Woodrow Wilson. World War I had just ended in November […]


    United Way of Pinal County: Who said Pinal County has a water problem?

    July 4th, 2019
    by

      As we prepare to say goodbye to the month of June, we would be remiss not to think that […]


  • Copperarea

  • [Advertisement.]
  • [Advertisement.]
  • [Advertisement.]
  • Southeast Valley Ledger