4/5 update for week of October 7-11,2019

October 14th, 2019

Hello!  It’s been a busy, fun-filled week.  We’re gearing up for G-day on the 16th of October.  Be sure to register your guests with the office. In Math, students grappled with reading graphs and finding landmarks as well as making magnitude estimates for multiplication and addition problems. English consisted of learning to take notes on Read More »

4/5 Multiage update for week of 10/2-10/05/19

October 4th, 2019

This week flew by as it was only 4 days!  Please check in your student’s homework folder this week.  We sent home the MIS Technology agreement and their Unit 1 Math.  Please go over them both with your child, sign, and return them to their homeroom teacher. A quick reminder that Gday is on October Read More »

4/5 multiage update for 9/23/19-9/27/19

September 27th, 2019

We are nearing the end of our PYP unit on rights and responsibilities.  Our next unit is on How the World Works, a unit in which we’ll focus on energy, how it’s produced, transferred and gathered. Children have shown a lot of commitment to writing their articles. They not only demonstrated their acquired knowledge about the Read More »

4/5 multiage update week of 9/16-9/20

September 26th, 2019

We’d like to thank Kari Hong for coming this week to talk to us about rights and responsibilities!  Having guest speakers really helps students see the everyday applications of our current central idea.  “Knowing ones rights and responsibilities may help resolve conflict”. A reminder that students have Math homework every evening from Monday-Thursday.  Please have Read More »

4/5 multiage update week of 9/9/19-9/13/19

September 13th, 2019

The first full week of school went off like a charm.  Our homerooms enjoyed team building exercises in Design and showed off their ability to communicate and reflect.  In Math, students describe the properties of polygons as well as delved into factoring.  Students are bringing their homework back completed with regularity.  We appreciate you taking Read More »

4/5 multiage update for week of 9/2-9/6/19

September 9th, 2019

The second week of school flew by.  Students relaxed more into the classroom routine and even tried their hand at a couple of days of homework.  Thank you to all who attended the curriculum meeting.  If you did not attend, click below for the power point presentation. https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1Yvph6M03qNMj3Vws0EVlZV24eNU9vBMBqfoKSprqdJI/edit#slide=id.p3 Ibrahin and Liz have sign up sheets Read More »

4/5 multiage update for 8/28-8/30/19

September 3rd, 2019

What have had an amazing start here at MIS this year.  Students, new and old alike are settling into their routines, getting to know their teachers, Liz and Ibrahin, and are forming many connections. So far, the 4/5 multiage classes have enjoyed team building activities, creating their hopes and dreams and coming up with classroom Read More »

4/5 multiage update for week of 6/3-6/7/19

June 12th, 2019

The last week and a half was full of fun and community building.  We learned a lot from  the middle school presentations about their field trips for the year and learned some new games as well.  Students finished up their academic work, and practiced hard for the end of the year performance.  Friday, they enjoyed Read More »

4/5 Multiage update for week of 5/27-5/31/19

May 31st, 2019

This was the culminating week for 5th grade Exhibition.  We enjoyed great presentations from all 5th grade groups.  Their confidence shined through. Remember in English, there is no Spelling homework or Reading log homework for the rest of the year.

4/5 multiage update for week of 5/20-5/24/19

May 23rd, 2019

This has been a busy week, but it was as exciting for our fourth graders as well as fifth graders. The fourth grade students continue with their special project of inquiry, some have begun to take action on their project. The fifth grade is finalizing their excellent action plans and preparing for their presentation. In Read More »

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