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Hello Goodbye

If you are visiting this site looking for stories and pictures of the 4th- and 5th-grade classes of Room 24 at Lewis Elementary from 2010-2015, you’re in luck. This site will be archived “as is” for as long as WordPress … Continue reading

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Class Notes for June 8-11, 2015

Wow, what a year! Looking back through the posts on our class blog during the year is a good way to to get a feel for what we did as a class this year. And we did a lot. Starting … Continue reading

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Class Notes for June 1-5, 2015

Last week’s highlight was definitely the Spring Concert featuring all of Mr. Jamesbarry’s music groups. I love hearing all the different groups perform on instruments that most have only been playing less than a year. The difference from the beginning to … Continue reading

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Class Notes for May 26-29, 2015

We are really in the home stretch now. We have less than three weeks left to do a lot of work, not to mention have a lot of fun. Students are working on two major projects now, one on a … Continue reading

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Class Notes for May 18-22, 2015

This must be Testing Season. Many of the kids are taking the Smarter Balanced performance tasks in Language Arts and Math this week and next. These are a different breed of standardized test than the kids are used to. There’s not … Continue reading

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OMSI Science Camp Reflections

One of my favorite things at Camp Namanu was a game called Predator Prey. It was a game where you’re in a group of people and you’re either a type of insect or amphibian or snake or falcon. Insects gets eaten … Continue reading

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Class Notes for May 11-15, 2015

Art Night and our field trip to Reed College’s Colley Gallery were the highlights of last week. It was great seeing so many kids show up at Art Night to help out as docents and to participate in Mr. Jamesbarry’s … Continue reading

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