Monthly Archives: October 2013

Happy Friendship Day

Friendship from Jody Amri on Vimeo. This Friday, November 1st we want to celebrate friendship. In particular we want to express our feelings of friendship to our Quadblogging Buddies in England and Canada: Mrs. Badge’s Class (Modigliani Class) Mr. Castle’s … Continue reading

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The Life Cycle of Salmon

We are in the midst of our study of the life cycle of salmon and the spirit of inquiry in the classroom is inspiring.  Students are asking questions, reading books, and exploring websites online. We  have learned how important it is in the research process to … Continue reading

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Say Hello to our Language Team: Hallo, Hola, Ni hao, Hi!

Here is Ariana, Will and Lulu: The Language Team. They are exploring the different languages we speak at home and at school. They want to find out which foreign languages are taught at schools around the world. How are languages … Continue reading

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Meet The Housing Team

Our next group is the Housing Team: Anika and Charlie.  They are discussing different types of houses here in Oregon and will be comparing and contrasting them with the homes of others.  We all need shelter, but it looks different … Continue reading

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Here is Our Clothing Team

Meet the Clothing Team: Tate, Nico and Jacob. They will be looking at the similarities and differences in the clothes of students around the world. How does geography affect what we wear? We will find out from our Clothing Team … Continue reading

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Meet The Food Team

Caleb, Nate and Tae are the members of our Food Team. People all around world need and love food. That is something we have in common. But, we all like different foods. Does geography affect our food choices? We will … Continue reading

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Meet The Environment Team

Here is our Environment Team: Sydney, Trevor and Theo. They have the important job of discussing our environment and how it influences our life here in Oregon. They will be comparing and contrasting environments in other parts of the world … Continue reading

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The Transportation Team

Lucas, Ainsley and Julian are the Transportation Team. They are looking at the different ways people get from one place to another. How do you get to school? To your friend’s house? To California? How do you travel down a … Continue reading

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Here is our Celebrations Team

Meet Ryan, Stella and Talan. They are the Celebrations Team.  They will be discussing with others the different types of celebrations we have here in Oregon. It will be interesting to compare and contrast what and how other students celebrate. … Continue reading

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Meet the School Time Team

Here is our School Time Team, Kaia, Lilah and Ally. This week they will be sharing what school life is like for students here in Oregon with their AWL (A Week in the Life) group.  Each of our 9 teams … Continue reading

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Meet Our Leisure Time Team

Our Flat Classroom Project A Week in the Life Project continues this week with introducing ourselves to our global learning teams in our Edmodo subgroups.  We are each on a team of about 8-10 students from other schools from the USA … Continue reading

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