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On Friday, everyone got their first lesson on geometry. On Monday it was the international day of peace so the week before on Wednesday in music we made something to go on the video, everyone else did something too. We also put up our peace pinwheels. On Tuesday we also did some more with stream...
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Yesterday we made models of the grand canyon and saw pictures of it. We poured water on it to see how it formed. We had a lesson on who our closest living relative is and it’s the chimpanzees. Today in art we learned how to draw animals easily without that many mistakes. We could draw...
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Last week we learned about how to make maps. We learned that all maps are a birds eye view of a place or region. This week we got a spelling list of the 100 most misspelled words. Out of those words we had to choose ten to study in a fun way. Lately we have...
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Today Miss Deb taught the class about the Clock of Eons lesson. We learned that in Montessori the teachers put the Clock of Eons into an hour starting with the Hadrian period. On Tuesday we made a map of a replica of the school. We also went into the woods and added cool things to...
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  What a great first week! We are happy to be back at work and being safe. Much of this week has been going over procedures and getting lessons on to record work and use planners. The 5th and 6th year students have been great leaders by showing 4th students around the classrooms. In addition...
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Last week we wrapped up our academic work. This week is a week of fun and community celebration. On Tuesday, students showed us what they build earlier that morning. On Wednesday, we played many fun games such as Kahoot and scramble. It was a blast to be able to play games together even if it...
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Students continue their study of graphing by using the coordinate plane to find the area of figures that have an irregular shape. Folklore states that  Rene Descartes developed the idea of a coordinate plane while lying in bed one morning. There was a fly on the ceiling and he wondered how he could describe to...
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The upper elementary students have worked hard on their Ohio history presentations this week. It was fun to get to watch them share their knowledge through flip grid. Students have continued to work on graphing, proportions/ratios/percents, language lessons, and famous scientist essay. They have also had fun with their practical life assignments! One assignment was...
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Our students have been working hard this week! One project they are currently working on is famous Ohioans. Students pick one famous person to study from Ohio as part of their Ohio history unit. This week they are putting together a small project about it. They have been discovering some really fun facts about people...
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We’re back into the swing of things this week after having a week off for spring break. Students are starting back up with their assignments and are doing great! We are also starting some new units this week. They have new work on graphing and the scientific method. In the coming weeks, students will be...
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