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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

  • This Week: Working in Space This week we are reading Working in Space, a nonfiction book about some of the many jobs astronauts do in space. This reading selection is interesting for the kids and ...
    Posted Mar 9, 2020, 7:34 AM by Jason Brunken
  • This Week: Now and Ben and more Welcome back! It's been over five weeks since I have last seen the kids in class. I'm so happy to see everyone back and healthy for the first ...
    Posted Feb 19, 2020, 6:11 PM by Jason Brunken
  • This week: How Chipmunk Got His Stripes Welcome back! Christmas has come and gone  and New Year is days away, so it's time to get back to learning lots and having fun. This week, Grade 2 ...
    Posted Dec 30, 2019, 5:19 PM by Jason Brunken
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