Week of October 21-25

October 25th, 2013

This week we continued to work on the unit entitled “How We Organize Ourselves” by exploring Mayan civilizations. Students watched a video about Mayan history, made a hierarchy of Mayan governmental structure and drew Mayan gods according to their research. In Spanish, students completed their writing prompts and read Mayan myths and legends. They made Read More »

Videos

October 21st, 2013

Here are the videos of Michelle’s class role plays on healthy habits. Hope you enjoy them! The kids sure did 🙂

Weekly Update

October 18th, 2013

Hello Parents, We had a very exciting week. It was all about starting and learning new things, although we included some reflection from the past unit as well. On Monday and Tuesday we finished our past unit (Who We Are) and we introduced our new unit (How We Organize Ourselves). In our Unit of Inquiry Read More »

“Who We Are” End of Unit Reflections

October 15th, 2013

Please read the following reflections from students about the first unit of inquiry entitled “Who We Are.” Nina Throughout the unit about Who We Are I learned a lot about food, feelings and a lot more. At the beginning of the unit I really thought that the unit would be super boring and un entertaining. Read More »

“Who We Are” End of Unit Videos

October 15th, 2013

Parents, Enjoy the plays that students reenacted for us on Friday, representing what they learned during the first unit of inquiry “Who We Are.” http://youtu.be/7hi84H53zG8 http://youtu.be/K89E0_Cs9Dw http://youtu.be/VczcavSvXBo  

Week of October 7-13

October 11th, 2013

Parents, We had a week full of many activities as we closed our first unit of inquiry. In math, we finished the final lessons of the unit and reviewed for the test on Friday. We had many great math helpers who helped the students improve their math and reading skills this week! Thank you to Christi Read More »

Week of September 30 to October 4

October 4th, 2013

Hello Parents We had a very nice week. Kids have been working very hard in all of their subjects and there have been a lot of new things to learn. In Math, fifth graders worked on subtracting ad adding whole and decimal numbers, as well as we started talking about probability and estimates. Fourth graders Read More »

Week of September 23- 27

September 27th, 2013

Dear Parents, We’ve had a great week with a lot of interesting activities. We started homework this week and would like to remind you of the homework requirements. Students should read for 20 minutes in Spanish and 20 minutes in English every evening. They should log their information in the homework notebook. Students will receive Read More »

Week of September 16-20

September 20th, 2013

Dear Parents We had a very successful curricular meeting and we were really happy to see many of you there. This has been a great week for the kids. In our unit of inquiry, students started to set up goals for their future. What they want to do, who they want to be and what Read More »

Week of September 9-13

September 13th, 2013

Dear parents, We’ve had another great week filled with many different activities! In Spanish, students completed a reading on nutrition and food groups, understanding the importance of eating a balanced diet. We read several stories aloud about emotional wellbeing and explored different ways to be physically active. We continued to practice cursive this week as Read More »

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