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Middle School Program News

  • Until Next Year... 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 Jun 20, 2017, 2:16 AM by Jason Brunken
  • Anti-Heroes Now that we have gotten further along into Ship Breaker and this unit, we can begin to explore a final lesson on literary heroes: the anti-hero. anti-heroes by ...
    Posted Apr 9, 2017, 7:58 PM by Jason Brunken
  • Ship Breaking This week the Middle School Program began its next and final unit on Paolo Bacigalupi's Ship Breaker. This book is set in a future Earth where climate change has ...
    Posted Mar 26, 2017, 3:30 AM by Jason Brunken
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Grade 2 News

  • Thank you! I can't believe the school year is done already. Those nine months just flew by. We had a good time this year, and I hope everyone learned a lot ...
    Posted Jun 20, 2017, 2:13 AM by Jason Brunken
  • Extension Week: Poetry Book e 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 ...
    Posted May 24, 2017, 6:45 PM by Jason Brunken
  • This Week: Now and Ben Sorry for the late post. Last week, Grade 2 read about Benjamin Franklin. Benjamin (Ben) Franklin is a very important figure in American History. He is considered one of the ...
    Posted May 24, 2017, 6:43 PM by Jason Brunken
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