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Web of the Week: e-Learning for kids

In today’s complex world, children’s futures are determined by their ability to master the basics of reading, science, math and computers. Yet costs, class sizes and other issues often prevent children access to quality online learning that can support and reinforce these essential skills. 129 more words



Covers front and back

My initial reaction upon reviewing the standards is how flexible they truly are. For example, the Common Core State Standards for 6th grade writing state, “ 868 more words


ELA August 29-Sept 2

We will continue with close reading of Roald Dahl stories this week. You should continue your daily warm-up exercises and there will be a vocabulary check each Friday. 31 more words

Language Arts

Time to Start Curriculum!

This week, our second grade team will be beginning to introduce our scholars to curriculum, while continuing to teach culture and routines for the remaining 10 Days of Culture. 151 more words


better look it up

a small mistake
can quickly make
a mess of a great story
some words were made to
throw us off
the path to fame and glory… 136 more words

Poem; Poetry

The difference between complaining, whining, and bitching

Upon first recollection, these three words (complaining, whining, and bitching) all seem like the same thing.

They are used interchangeably in conversation, though they may each have different connotations. 942 more words


LA Update

Happy Friday! We are knee-deep into our Chapter 14 writing assignment. The drafts are looking great thus far! We will spend the first half of next week drafting, revising and editing the assignment. 102 more words

Language Arts