August 18, 2017

Archives for November 2013

Happy Thanksgiving

Wow!  What a great week!  Guilds went off beautifully – we have great products available for purchase at the Medieval Festival – and the champion mouse-trap catapult launched a mini-marshmallow 40+ feet!  Amazing! Students turned in the rough-drafts of their… [Read More…]

Corbett Travel Club Update

Corbett Travel Club will host a second fundraising meeting on December 2, next Monday, at 5:30 pm in the Middle School.  All students and families interested in joining the 2015 adventure to Greece and Italy are encouraged to attend.  We’ll… [Read More…]

5 1/2 hours

5 1/2 hours is the amount of class time that was dedicated as “work time” last week.  Students had access to research books, iPads, and laptops in addition to ample amounts of work time.  The Medieval unit is big –… [Read More…]

S-T-U-D-Y-I-N-G S-P-E-L-L-I-N-G

Spelling is an interesting topic. There are many self-proclaimed “horrible spellers.” My dad couldn’t spell for the life of him. (No offense, Dad). My mom is a high school librarian. Enough said. There are those that can easily compete at… [Read More…]

Trillium Room Nov. 22 with photos

We have a lot to be thankful for in the Trillium Room and we’re enjoying talking about, writing about and drawing about what those things are.  It’s always interesting to hear how kids prioritize the things they are thankful for. … [Read More…]

Heart of the Country Features Corbett Art Students

Larch Mountain Country Artisans kick off their 34th Annual Heart of the Country Show and Sale today.  Among a wide variety of arts and crafts offered by artisans around Corbett, you’ll find a display of ongoing projects from Corbett High… [Read More…]

Week of November 18th

It was wonderful to see so many of you today at our end-of-the-trimester celebration. The kids enjoyed performing for you and were excited to share their writing progress. Thanks to those who furnished goodies. Yum, yum! Next term, we will… [Read More…]

5 hours and 10 minutes…by Jakob Cunningham

SO FAR, WE HAVE HAD 5 HOURS AND 10 MINUTES  AT SCHOOL TO RESEARCH OUR SPECIALTY TOPIC FOR MEDIEVAL STUDIES…One could argue that is enough time to get it down with no homework.  The rough draft is due this Wednesday,… [Read More…]

Upcoming Holiday Concerts

December 9th, –  Cardinal Band December 16th – HS music department:   Concert Band, Concert Choir, Symphonic band. Each concert will begin at 7 pm and be held in the HS Multi-purpose building. Please invite your family and friends to… [Read More…]

Catching Up with Room 16

We have had a busy few weeks, packed with field trips and fun projects. Please enjoy the photos and captions to learn more! I had to capture this moment. Students were participating in a writing assessment, and they worked so… [Read More…]