Week of May 5 – 9

May 8th, 2014

Dear parents, We had an interesting week full of fun activities. In math, our 4th graders are starting to develop the use of percentages, and how to find them. They did polls to find the percentage of people who liked Mondays, or went to the movies last month. They continue to explore and reinforce the Read More »

Week of Aprilf 28 – May 2

May 2nd, 2014

This week we made a lot of progress on our unit of inquiry, exploring different characteristics of advertisements and identifying how gender roles are expressed through means of communication. Students started their final project by inventing a new product and designing an advertisement for it. They show creativity and innovation when it comes to new ideas! Read More »

Week of April 21 – 25

April 25th, 2014

Dear parents We had a nice week. The weather keeps improving! It’s been an amazing week for student led conferences. We have seen our students work really hard to present and show us what they’ve learned throughout the year. The kids are confident in their knowledge and are expressing their thoughts in a very open Read More »

Unit 4 Reflections

April 25th, 2014

These are the student reflections from unit 4 (exhibition and pre-exhibition): Elly I really liked my mini exhibition because it was fun to get information about deforestation and monkeys it makes me feel like I am informing people about how deforestation and how it’s affecting monkeys. If we cut down more trees, it’s soon going Read More »

Week of April 14 – 18

April 17th, 2014

Dear parents We had a very special week. We are working hard in our new unit of inquiry and we’ll start our performance task soon. In math, fourth graders continue working on area of rectangles, parallelograms and perimeter of shapes. They’re having a lot of fun measuring and learning formulas for finding information. Fifth graders, Read More »

Week of April 7 – 11

April 10th, 2014

We hope you enjoyed your spring break! This week, students came back to class with more energy and ready to continue learning! In math, we started unit 8. 4th graders are exploring area and perimeter while 5th graders are reviewing fractions. In Spanish, students continue to engage in reading and writing workshops to target skills Read More »

Week of March 24-28

March 27th, 2014

Dear parents We are very excited to begin Spring Break and we had a full week of great activities. In Math, we did a review and finished our 7th unit. Fourth graders showed their expertise in comparing fractions, division of multiple digit numbers, and addition of fraction, as well as they showed the way to Read More »

Exhibition Play Videos

March 24th, 2014

Here are the exhibition play videos in English: Marcus, Sage and Colton Marcus, Sage and Colton Oliver, Gillian, Georgia and Julian Grace, Avery, Ben and Finn Nina, Nate, Miko and Collin

Exhibition Videos

March 24th, 2014

Please check out the following exhibition and mini-exhibition videos: Avery, Ben, Finn and Grace Miko, Nina, Nate and Collin Alex, Piper, Jack and Alexis Alex, Piper, Jack and Alexis Ana, Elly, Emma and Faris

Week of March 17 – 21

March 21st, 2014

We had an excellent week with the culiminating 5th grade exhibition on Thursday! Students demonstrated their communication and inquiry skills as they presented their information to the audience, showing confidence and enthusiasm for their projects. Thank you to all of you who supported this event with your attendance and assistance (especially in volunteering to prepare Read More »

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