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Think, Grow, Act (and fail?)... For a Healthier Tomorrow

This was the theme for our school’s Health and Wellness Summit this year. The summit, which took place in early October, was all about people coming together to solve relevant local and global issues surrounding health and wellness. 543 more words


John Williams Composer of the Month Bulletin Board Pack

If you want to introduce a composer that will instantly engage your students, John Williams fits the bill. Best known for his iconic movie scores, Williams demonstrates that artful orchestral music is not a thing of the past. 420 more words

3rd Grade

Cubist Portraits After Picasso

Fifth graders learned about the cubist movement through the lens of Pablo Picasso.

Cubist artists were interested in presenting their subjects from multiple points of view within a two-dimensional format; striving to leave the viewer with the same impression as walking around a sculpture. 79 more words

5th Grade

Where I'm from video poem by 319

Ms. Averill’s class made this video this morning by each student adding their favorite line from their recent “Where I’m from” poems to this “mashup” video poem.   48 more words

5th Grade

Song: Present Continuous

Watch this video and then try to do some of the online exercises: 

Present Continuous Exercise