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Middle School Program News

  • Welcome to the 2019-2020 School Year! Hi! This website is your home for the Happy Kids Program for Upper Level Students. If you are a new parent to this class, know that you can stop in ...
    Posted Aug 29, 2019, 7:41 PM by Jason Brunken
  • Getting Started on the Crusades with Blood Red Horse We are into a new unit in the PULS. This unit, featuring K. M. Grant's excellent novel Blood Red Horse will center around the historical event known as the ...
    Posted Jan 8, 2019, 4:33 AM by Jason Brunken
  • A Pail of Oysters and A Big Project on Transitional Justice A major topic going forward in class this year is transitional justice. Transitional justice are the actions countries take to address large-scale human and civil rights abuses in order ...
    Posted Oct 28, 2018, 2:46 AM by Jason Brunken
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Grade 2 News

  • Extension Week: Letters to Our Pen Pals For the past couple of weeks, we have been learning to write a friendly letter. This week, the Grade 2 classes will be spending their time writing multi-paragraph replies ...
    Posted Oct 20, 2019, 7:09 AM by Jason Brunken
  • This Week: Teacher's Pets This week the Grade 2 class will be working out of Journeys reading Teacher's Pets, a funny little story about school and pets by Ann Dodds. While it is ...
    Posted Oct 6, 2019, 10:12 PM by Jason Brunken
  • This Week: Diary of a Spider This week Grade 2 is moving on in Journeys to Diary of a Spider. This is a wonderful little book by Doreen Cronin that takes a comical look at life ...
    Posted Sep 28, 2019, 8:30 PM by Jason Brunken
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