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Highlights from this week include: -Cooking and enjoying a Thanksgiving Feast with our whole community -Starting interactions with neighboring colonies in our history simulation -Curriculum Night -A special presentation on Southeast Asian Culture which included shadow puppets                                    ...
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This week’s highlights included: -A visit from Nature’s Nursery -A new Tree of Life work -Another study of the Simple Machines in groups  
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Highlights from this week included: Listened to American Colonial and South Asian music for a Practical Life option (we are studying both topics in our culture work) Wrote poems about what we are thankful for Constructing their own virus models
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This week’s highlights have included:   Many lessons on fractions Each history group settling into their new home (America) during our simulation Studying viruses  
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This week’s highlights include: Coming back from camp Starting our unit on Simple Machines Braiding yarn for a Practical Life option (inspired by a camp class)
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Upper East and West Elementary students traveled to Camp Willson this week for Outdoor Education Camp. They had a busy few days zip lining, horseback riding, cooking outdoors, exploring the Astronomy Dome, performing aquatic studies, participating in the Team Challenge obstacle course, and learning about Pioneer Life.
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This week’s highlights included: Studying plant and animal cells Baking apple crisp for a Practical Life activity Visiting the Ludwig Canal and Mill    
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Highlights from week this include: -Learning about plant and animal cells -Deciding supplies to take on our simulation “Coming to America” -Studying wind patterns
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Highlights from this week include: Predicting weather based on air pressure and clouds Working to find divisibility patterns for numbers like 2, 3, or 4 Creating their Colony Flag for the collaborative history simulation
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This week’s highlights include: -Experiencing the 5th Great Lesson -Studying wind patterns on the Earth -Preparing each group to set sail for our history simulation, “Coming to America” -Studying the classifications of all living things  
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