January 24, 2020

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Welcome back. We hope that at you were all able to stay healthy and enjoy the extended weekend. The students are continuing to further their learning of Australia, Birds, Skeletal System and the Days of the Week for the culture units. During writers workshop time, each level is practicing writing mechanics. We will start our...
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Welcome back. We hope that you were all able to stay healthy and enjoy the extended weekend. The students are continuing to further their learning of Australia, Birds, Muscles and the Months of the Year for the culture units. During writers workshop time, each level is practicing writing mechanics. We will start our new writing...
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Last week we took a field trip to the library. We got books for our new focus groups. We Also watched the mayor give a speech at the Martin Luther King Jr. ceremony in the library atrium. In P.E.A.C.E   P.A.L.s  we had a lesson on  clean water and how we can keep the water clean....
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This week, IN MIDDLE SCHOOL! We launched hard into our Chemistry unit, looking at the Electron Field and how the electrons of elements on the Periodic Table interact with each other. Then we built Orbital Patterns using balloons and the Atom Board. It was confusing, but exciting. We also started arguing…in the best way possible....
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Maria Montessori once said, “What the hand does the mind remembers.” I absolutely love this quote! The Montessori environment is carefully arranged for hands on exploration of many types of materials. Children are free to choose work that is interesting to them, allowing them freedom of movement as well. The peg work pictured is a...
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This week’s highlights include: A field trip to the library Experiencing a Peace Pals Lesson on clean water by a guest speaker Studying colonial unrest within the 13 Colonies
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We began our week learning about Martin Luther King, Jr. and the peacemaker he was.  Children read stories about his life and we discussed what it means to “have a dream”.  Kindergarten students extended this concept during creative writing.  Another important holiday this week included the Chinese New Year.  Our students enjoyed a presentation from the Tam family,...
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  We began our week learning about Martin Luther King, Jr. and the peacemaker he was.  Children read stories about his life and we discussed what it means to “have a dream”.  Kindergarten students extended this concept during creative writing.  Another important holiday this week included the Chinese New Year.  Our students enjoyed a presentation from the Tam...
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