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Archives - January 2017

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Jan

Winter

The second, third, and fourth grade students wrote descriptive paragraphs on winter for their weekly writing project. The boys learned that descriptive paragraphs are written using many adjective and also appeal to the five senses: touch, smell, taste, see, and hear. After writing their rough draft in the writing center, the paragraphs were proofread and …

24
Jan

Thoughtful Choices are Smart Choices!

Making helpful, safe, wise, and kind choices were the talk of Pre-K last week. We started off the week by reading a story about making good choices, and how we need to think before we choose what to do. Next, we brainstormed different ways that the boys can make thoughtful choices at home and at …

19
Jan

Project Lead the Way

Second, third, and fourth grade students are becoming excellent computer programmers. Each class is currently working on the Project Lead the Way Computer Science module. The boys complete an “unplugged” activity to help them learn how computer programs work. Once they understand basic programming, they will all create a computer program using Scratch, Jr., Hopscotch, …

13
Jan

Parts of Speech: Adjectives

This week the Kindergarten boys added adjectives to their knowledge of the Parts of Speech. We began with a review of nouns and verbs, which led us to using adjectives to describe nouns. After making a list of the adjectives they know, to further their understanding, the boys sorted through different noun cards, placing them …

12
Jan

Honor Roll

Primary School High Honors 2nd Grade: Mason Bohne II, Brock Breaux, Luke Davis, Colin Johnson, Roman Landry, Jacob Ragusa, Gregory Ruiz III, Gabriel Suarez, Harrison Swift. 3rd Grade: Hiep Duong, Nicholas Dupre, Jack Fabacher, Jude Feaheny, Brody Giglio, Sage Greco-Leblanc, Jacob Guichard, Korry Hill, William Imbornone, Jackson Koenig, Matthew Krail, Noah Kraus, Andrew Launey, Erik …