Welcome to Grade 7 and 8! I hope that everyone had a fun and safe summer. I am excited to be teaching grade 7/8 and I look forward to new challenges and learning experiences. This year is full of new and exciting events and an important year because of the transition into high school. The… Continue reading
We are currently working on the following: In Language, we are focusing on adding details and descriptive words to our own writing. We are also beginning to plan our morning radio shows. In Math, we have been working on the relationship between fractions, decimals, and percents. In Science (Mr. Harding), students have been given a… Continue reading
From O and M:
The October orientation and mobility elementary student of the month award winner is someone who, on a daily basis, puts into practice skills taught to him during his lessons. Most recently, this student was introduced to a mobility cane and this cane has increased his independence greatly. He now has a greater confidence to travel to and from work at his dad’s shop. The recipient of this award is Jake Z! Congratulations Jake and keep up the good work!
Squirrels are small animals that live in the forest.They live in trees. They eat nuts. I see them running and climbing trees and looking for food and sleeping. This is how squirrels spend there time. (ZH) Mustangs sounds cool and loud. The horse Power makes the wheels spin faster and louder. The exhaust makes the… Continue reading
Picture re-take is Tuesday November 7.
A few reminders: We have just finished week 2 of the Empower reading program. Congratulations to those students working hard to improve their reading level. All students should spend 20-30 minutes reading every night. Joseph competed in his first cross country race of the season. Good job Joe! Keep working hard. Happy Birthday to Rowan! … Continue reading
Starting this week, a number of our students will be participating in the Empower reading program.
Accurate efficient decoding and word reading are the foundation upon which successful reading comprehension is built
Check out the website to learn more about the goals of the program.
Word List: search serve were strength sneak purse witch Homonyms: beat – to pound beet – type of edible plant bite – nibble byte – 8 bits (computer data) blew – past of blow blue – color of the ocean