Monthly Archives: March 2014

Student Blogging Challenge #3 and #4

    As we were on Spring Break last week, we missed Challenge #3: Internet Safety. We will watch together the safety videos from Miss W’s post and have a class discussion to review these concepts. This video is from … Continue reading

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Creative Writing Inspiration from The Terrific Tuis in New Zealand

This week we are inspired by a creative writing project from Mrs. N-C and The Terrific Tuis from New Zealand. They modeled strong descriptive sentences in small moment writing after watching this video clip.  It is extremely hard not to laugh with the intense music playing in … Continue reading

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Junior Achievement: Our City

Junior Achievement: Our City on PhotoPeach The week before our Spring Break we enjoyed having Mr. Kadel and Mrs. Hildebrandt come into our classroom to teach us Junior Achievement lessons.  As community volunteers they are helping us see how we … Continue reading

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Our Future Innovators

We are proud of everyone who participated in the school’s Science Fair this month, but in particular those members of our own Crew: Julian, Ally, Lucas, Lilah, Ariana, Lily and Anika.  This week we will ask them to do a … Continue reading

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The Global Cardboard Challenge: Caine’s Arcade

Caine’s Arcade from Nirvan Mullick on Vimeo. During the week of Stafford’s Science fair we watched the video Caine’s Arcade and were inspired to use our creativity to create our own cardboard arcade games. What fun to feel the rush that … Continue reading

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Blog on! The Student Blogging Challenge

We are beginning the Edublogs Student Blogging Challenge this week. This is a 10 week challenge together with students from the USA, Australia, New Zealand, England, Canada, South Africa and the United Arab Emirates. We will be trying to improve … Continue reading

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Gold Medal Collaborative Storywriting

We have been awarding gold medals over the past few weeks for Olympic efforts with submitting work for our class blog even on our snow days. Now we are awarding them for our collaborative story writing. The challenge went out … Continue reading

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