Monthly Archives: March 2011

Jefferson and Monticello

During Spring Break I traveled to Monticello, Thomas Jefferson’s home in Virginia. I was very impressed with the attention to detail he put into every aspect of the design and construction of his house, especially for someone who was a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized

Fort Vancouver Field Trip Next Tuesday, April 5

All 4th-grade classes will be going on a field trip to Fort Vancouver next Tuesday, April 5. Our bus will leave the school at 9:50 a.m. and we will return around 1:30 p.m. This field trip will give our students … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized

Class Notes for March 28-April 1

I hope everybody had a great Spring Break, even though I heard it was wet here most of the time. Thankfully, the Washington, D.C. area was fairly dry and mild while I was there. I made it down to¬†Monticello to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized

Class Notes for March 14-17

Three members of our class, Elias, Nicole, and Tim, were in the Lewis School production of “Comic Book Artist” over the weekend and they did a great job as part of a top-notch production. Congratulations to the three of them … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized

Comic Book Artist Production Features Room 24 Students

Posted in Uncategorized

Class Notes for March 7-11

Our Native American presentation projects are moving right along this week. Most of the research part is done and groups are organizing their information into Keynote (Apple’s presentation program). One of the cool things about teaching at Lewis is how … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized

KOIN Channel 6 Comes to Room 24

Lewis School 4th and 5th-grade classes recently received 65 iPads from Bookbyte Digital in Salem. This grant has generated some interest by local media. On Wednesday we had three camera crews from local TV stations visit us to tell the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized