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St. Patty's Day Dance

National Junior Honor Society hosted a middle school dance in honor of Saint Patrick’s Day. 7th and 8th grade students got to wear their favorite shade of green and dance the night away. 30 more words

Don't Get in the Box...or At Least Use It For Your Benefit

When I was in the 1st Grade, my father was invited to class to read a story. I remember this day vividly because I was so excited to have him come. 891 more words

Cognitive Flexibility


By: Annie Barrows


            Do you ever remember when you were an angsty teenager at some point? Those middle school and high school years when you always complained about being bored, but at the same time you would be too lazy and consumed with your phones that you ended just sitting there? 314 more words

Book Reviews

Aziza Mohammed Reaches Top Six in Televised Regional Spelling Bee Finals

News  The GIS Spelling Bee Champion, sixth grader Aziza Mohammed, competed as one of 44 school spelling champions from Bay Area schools in the televised CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee Regional Finals on Saturday, March 17 in San Francisco at the KPIX 5 studios. 35 more words


Week 29: 3/12-3/16

We had a busy week at EVMS! There were many visits from the high school counselors and InTec students and teachers to help the eighth-graders sort out what to do next year as freshman. 479 more words

Middle School


Start the game, check. Select the language, check. It’s time to choose the character. As a permanent teacher who has his/her own class, you are the closest adult to your pupils at school. 539 more words

Bilingual Education

Writing Excerpt, Charlotte #5

Charlotte, a 12-year-old girl nervous about getting her first period deals with a number of issues in her life, including bullying, an alcoholic father, a volatile brother, and the suicide of her mother, an artist who suffered from Bipolar Disorder and whose body was discovered by her daughter. 1,546 more words