We had a great Red and White Ribbon week and hopefully the message of being Drug Free and Media Smart had an impact that will outlast the activities and spirit days from last week. We had a presentation from NetSmartz and I encourage you to visit www.netsmartz.org to learn more about how to keep children safe while using online resources or technology.
Students 9th grade and above can advance by testing out of classes
Sarah Harward came to talk to our class about modern Egypt, because we have been learning about Ancient Egypt. It was interesting to learn that Egypt seems to have regressed. Many students are looking into the causes of that on their own. This is a picture of students trying on the clothes many Muslims wear every day.
Our 5th grade classes had a Reaction Time presentation by Discovery Gateway. They were able to learn about physical and chemical changes as part of their science unit.
These pics are from Reaction Time presented by Discovery Gateway. They cover Physical and Chemical changes. This is part of our Science.
Nebo School District Parent Education Program is offering Parenting with Love and Logic classes for the Spring and Summer 2017. One of the sessions begins Jan. 24th. This is an excellent resource with many helpful ideas for working with children. If you are interested, please see the information attached.
Mountain Man, Scott Sorensen, visits with our 4th grade classes each year dressed in home sewn buckskins. He presents Mountain Men and the History of the Fur Trade. He tells of legendary men such as Jim Bridger, Kit Carson, and Jedidiah Smith. He includes trapping, tanning, muzzleloading, and the art of telling tall tales.