Today G1 and G5 got together one last time as Buddies! We watched a Pixar short called "Partly Cloudy." Each group of students chose one of the main characters, either the stork or the cloud. Every few minutes we stopped the video and put ourselves in...

Please read all the way to the end of this email for important information on upcoming end-of-year events! In reading, we finished a shared reading of the book George & Martha One More Time by James Marshall. Students practiced putting it all together and doing their very best...

This week in science, students worked with a group to show an answer to our big question for this unit: How can we use light or sound to communicate over a distance? First, we did more research in books and online. Then we worked with partners...

Rock out to Reading Week! From: Ken Fernandez on May 11, 2018 Rock Out to Reading Week and ES Book Exchange! This year, students read a record number of books and in an effort to encourage students to continue their voracious reading habits, the library has planned another...

Rock out to Reading Week! From: Ken Fernandez on May 11, 2018 Rock Out to Reading Week and ES Book Exchange! This year, students read a record number of books and in an effort to encourage students to continue their voracious reading habits, the library has planned another...

It was wonderful to see so many family and friends supporting us this morning at our last Reading & Writing Celebration for the year. I am proud of all that the students have accomplished this year and I hope you are, too! We are continuing...

Grade 1 had a blast at our final Reading & Writing Celebration of the year! Upon finishing the “Meeting Characters and Learning Lessons” and “From Scenes to Series” units, students were ready to recommend books they love and share their own published series of realistic fiction stories! Thank...

During our library time this week, Ms. Somerville's Grade 10 English class prepared some poetry centers for Grade 1 as an extension of Poetry Month. Students worked in pairs to write rhyming poems about outdoor activities and practiced reading "poems for two voices" about insects....

Thank you to families who came to school last Saturday for the Music Showcase! It was wonderful to see all the students perform and show off their musical talent! Check out our class website for photos. Students learned to compare and contrast books and group books based...

I hope everyone got a chance to see the awesome Music Showcase performances this weekend! The G1 students showed off their musical talents in songs like "Sakura," "Shake It Off," and "You Are My Sunshine" under the wonderful direction of Miss Iris. What a fun...