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害 がい harm,injury

害する がいする to injure, 危害 きがい harm, danger, 災害 さいがい calamity, 殺害 さつがい killing, 加害者 かがいしゃ assailant, 無害 むがい harmlessness, 妨害 ぼうがい hindrance, 妨害放送 ぼうがいほうそう radio jamming, 不安障害 ふあんしょうがい anxiety disorder, … 7 more words


Dreammakers 2014

It has been a long time since I have been away from the blog. We have been busy with the preparations for the exhibition – Dreammakers 2014. 54 more words


How to Succeed: Eat Healthy

This entry is to simply provide information on the choices of snacks we send to school with our children. I came across an article that really sheds some light onto how children can excel in the classroom. 453 more words


Fair Day at Fairhill Games

On Saturday, May 17, 2014, the MacMillan Pipe Bands traveled to Fairhill, Maryland, for the Colonial Highland Games.

A large number of MacMillan players participated in the day’s solo events, including Bill McKinley who placed 2nd in Amateur Drum Major competition.  131 more words

MacMillan Pipe Band

Day 9 - Fourth Graders Think About Change

Quality instruction requires students to think deeply and connect ideas, no matter what their age. Consider this recent example from Hoosier Road Elementary School:

My fourth grade high ability class is studying patterns of change in language arts. 109 more words

Field Trip of the Week: Linville Caverns

We wanted to get out at some point this week.  We decided it was too hot to go south to the zoo, so we looked to the mountains.  284 more words