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     Cartmell Elementary School 

Teacher of the Year" in 2010-2011.

Mr.Bickers strives to create and maintain a safe and positive learning environment, prepare and motivate students to become responsible life-long learners, and instilling the respect needed to be a productive member of their community.

 "Be The Example, Not The Exception"

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Every Mon-Fri from 8-4

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Hip-Hop Around the Clock

Our class has proudly adopted a whale!!! 

Please meet the first whale adopted by Mr.Bickers's Class, CRYSTAL!

Crystal is the daughter of Salt and has 13 brothers and sisters. Never one to be shy, he is easily identified and has been sighted both in the southern breeding grounds of the West Indies and also in the northern feeding area of the Gulf of Maine. 

Please check back soon as we will continue to post updates about our new friend, 


Need 2nd grade math help?
Click the picture and find the topic. 


Place Value


Classroom Videos...

                Classroom Tunes.....

Brian Wilson

Beach Boys / Brian Wilson

Eagles: Farewell 1

THINK PAD Reflective Writing Songs

"No One Rises To Low Expectations"

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Whale Watch!


Crystal is a mature male humpback who was born in 1980. He is the oldest known calf of Salt, the grand dame of the Gulf of Maine humpback whales, therefor he was named as a tribute to his mother. He has at least twelve known siblings. His fluke pattern was immortalized in a chocolate bar by a candy company and he has been in a children's book and a murder mystery novel.

A Chair for My Mother

Math Videos-Graphing

Math Videos-Graphing
Picture Graphs

Math Videos- Bar Graphs