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Middle School Program News

  • That's a Wrap I can't believe the school year is done already. Those 32 classes just flew by. We had a good time this year and I hope everyone learned a lot ...
    Posted May 17, 2016, 12:16 AM by Jason Brunken
  • On "Coming out" These next few weeks as we discuss the events of Boy Meets Boy in class, students will be looking closely at the experience of "coming out" as gay, lesbian, bisexual ...
    Posted Apr 21, 2016, 8:30 AM by Jason Brunken
  • Introduction to Gender and Gender Norms This week we kicked off our final unit of this school year. We are reading the book Boy Meets Boy by David Levithan. There are many ways to approach a ...
    Posted Mar 27, 2016, 8:13 AM by Jason Brunken
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Grade 2 News

  • Poetry week! This week Grade 2 will be focusing our final efforts of the school year on poetry. We've been talking about poetry and figurative language all month and even practiced ...
    Posted May 22, 2016, 7:52 PM by Jason Brunken
  • This week: Now and Ben This week, Grade 2 will be reading about Benjamin Franklin. Benjamin (Ben) Franklin is a very important figure in American History. He is considered one of the Founders of America ...
    Posted May 17, 2016, 12:10 AM by Jason Brunken
  • This week: Two of Everything This week, we are reading a Korean folktale called Two of Everything. It is a cute little story that teaches students that nothing is ever free. Everything comes with a ...
    Posted May 10, 2016, 8:53 AM by Jason Brunken
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