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Ape Brains and the Middle School Boy

Because we walk after school from the middle school to the high school every day, I’m getting a refresher of what the real middle school population looks like. 1,007 more words


My $64,000 Question

It’s the third day back into school and I’m exhausted. Some of it has to do with my wrestle with the Neti pot and the lack of sleep I got last night due to allergies, but most of it has to do with the emotional up and downs of starting a brand new school year with a middle schooler with autism. 1,417 more words


HS teachers "Wonder" about ePortfolios Part 1: Audience & Purpose

During one of our professional development days, High School teachers looked at different types of ePortfolio posts and used the visible thinking routine “I See, I Think, I Wonder” to reflect and ask questions. 120 more words

High School

The Art of Note Taking

By following these ten steps, you will become a more efficient note taker and this will help improve your overall study skills. With good note taking skills, better grades are just around the corner. 417 more words


Walker is Wonderful

Madeline M. is a new seventh grader in the Middle School at The Walker School. She is a guest blogger and our Middle School expert author for our Discovering Walker Wonders blog. 157 more words

Discovering Walker Wonders

Review: Moone Boy: the Blunder Years

Moone Boy: The Blunder Years by Chris O’Dowd

SUMMARY: Martin Moone is eleven and completely fed up with being the only boy in a family of girls. 505 more words

Middle School

Building a classroom for all.

I am putting myself out there and showing all of you a picture of my living room. I have a week left before I return to my classroom, and this is how I get ready. 1,108 more words

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