Our middle elementary class this year is comprised of ages 8 to 9 year olds. They will largely be doing 3rd through 4th grade work. However, as in all our classes due to the INDIVIDUALIZED attention they receive, some students will be able to work ahead or catch up as needed in various subjects.
This class usually takes tennis as the sports elective, but they will also have a social studies and/or art project time daily with Ms. D, so they will be busy as can be this year.
We intend to have a science fair again this year in February/March and possibly an art show sometime in April.
The Oaks are moving rapidly this year--we've finished reading Sam the Man and the Chicken Plan. We are beginning a more advanced book: Henry Huggins by Beverly Cleary and although the writing is a bit harder, it is funny and everyone is enjoying it. In reading, we are...read more
What's Happening This Week:
Another week of school has passed—these days fly by and sometimes the kids argue about what day it is on Friday, because they can’t believe the week is almost over. We are reading a Ramona story right now in class and everyone gets to read aloud. The kids are still...read more
Wednesday morning of this week, we’ll be visiting chickens! We finished up our reading of Sam the Man and the Chicken Plan and after learning alot about chickens and discussing chickens endlessly, we decided we needed to see real chickens “close up” and the Fernbank...read more