Daily Archives: September 23, 2013

Researching in 8th

The eighth graders have started a research paper on different types of diseases and disorders.  We are working collaboratively with our science teacher.  Each student randomly chose a different type of disease selected by Mrs.Jaffa to research.  They are using … Continue reading

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Creative Tricks for Learning the Four Types of Pronouns

All of the middle schoolers have been reviewing common and proper nouns for the last two weeks.  We have also been learning about pronouns.  Most of the students were familiar with the basic pronouns, often referred to as “personal pronouns”, … Continue reading

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Skyping with Ms.Tolisano

Sixth Graders had the opportunity to Skype with Silvia Tolisano and her new school last week. They were the experts on creating “tutorials”.  They shared what they’ve learned with the students in Brazil and gave some  helpful tips. Each student … Continue reading

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