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Why It’s Important to Read Books Not Everyone Likes
  • Learning
Cherie Yanek, Upper Division Librarian

The American Library Association recently released their list of the top 10 books that were challenged in 2017 – and I must admit, a lot of those that made the list are some books I really enjoyed. More importantly, many of the books that made those lists are incredibly popular with our students.

  • Library
  • Literacy
  • Lower Division
  • Middle Grades Program
  • Social Justice
  • Upper Division
  • Upper Grades Program
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5th Graders Create Their Own Supermarket
  • Learning
Rosalyn McCaine, Lower Division Art Teacher

This spring, the 5th graders have been creating paper mache food objects in art class. The goal was was to feature these food objects in a “community supermarket." And last week, the students installed their store, called Billy’s Art Mart, on the fifth floor of our school.  

  • 5th Grade
  • Art
  • Arts
  • Immersion
  • Lower Division
  • Mandarin Chinese
  • Spanish
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Chinese and Food
  • Learning
Spencer Baron, Upper Division Chinese Teacher

When it comes to having fun learning Chinese, there is no better topic than food.

  • 10th Grade
  • 9th Grade
  • Mandarin Chinese
  • Upper Division
  • Upper Grades Program
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