Monthly Archives: October 2014

Bonneville Dam and Fish Hatchery (At Last!)

After the Great Government Shutdown of 2013, the fifth grade classes finally made it to Bonneville Dam and Fish Hatchery. Rachel Maddow of MSNBC did a short segment about our classes not getting to go last year. You can watch … Continue reading

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Class Notes for Oct. 27-31, 2014

We have a very short week for students this week. Monday is our field trip to Bonneville and Tuesday is a work catchup and cleanup day for students. Wednesday and Thursday are conference days and Friday is an off day … Continue reading

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U.S. State Floats on Display

Drop by the upper-grade hallway sometime to check out the great state floats made by our fifth graders.

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Class Notes for Oct. 20-24, 2014

What a busy week we had! With Run for the Arts, the Drama residency,  a very cool Reed College College Science lesson on motion, and starting up our blogs, the kids and I have been busy. We are gearing up … Continue reading

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Class Notes for Oct. 13-17, 2014

There is a lot of drama going on in Room 24 these days. Specifically, Michael Wehrli’s Drama class has the kids excited about practicing theater skills and gearing up for an evening performance on Nov. 13. The class will continue … Continue reading

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Class Notes for Oct. 6-9, 2014

October is upon us already! It seems impossible that five weeks have gone by already. The class has been busy finishing and presenting our robot stories and planet presentations. We add a new element to the mix this week with the … Continue reading

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