Monthly Archives: March 2015

Really Rockin’ Reflections on To Kill a Mockingbird

Link to Lily’s amazing concrete poem. The seventh and eighth graders recently finished reading To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee.  After spending the majority of the third nine weeks on this classic novel,  students turned in detailed notebooks and were assessed on the vocabulary … Continue reading

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Middle School Update

The sixth graders started the novel A Long Walk to Water  by Linda Sue Park.  It is based on a true story that takes place in Sudan.  This is the story of an eleven-year-old boy, Salva, who goes on a long trek … Continue reading

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