January 18, 2018

Archives for February 2014

Trillium Room Feb. 27

How exciting to see the beautifully decorated ‘100’s’ come in!  Next Thursday (6th) is the big event and we are planning the annual “100th Day Parade.”  On Thursday, your child is welcome to bring an instrument or noisemaker to school… [Read More…]

Week of February 24th

It was wonderful to have so many of you join us for a trip around the world this afternoon. The students were proud to share their work with you. Our class also enjoyed the speeches during the week about the… [Read More…]

week 25 by Emily Halen

Week 25   By: Emily Halen This week , we learned all about the Endocrine System. We reviewed it by playing Endocrine System jeopardy!  We also did an awesome art project called cubist art. Its like Picasso art. What we… [Read More…]

Corbett School Information Open House

The staff and administration of the Corbett School will be holding an informational open house on March 12th from 5:00-6:45 P.M., right before the 7:00 Board meeting, in the MPB and Grade School cafeteria. Everyone is welcome to come learn… [Read More…]

Word Problems

Writing our own and figuring out word problems has been a big part of our math year. Here Mrs. Belesiotis-Votos’, Mrs. Lilly’s and Ms. Tucker’s math class create a scene for their latest word problems. They are tasked to create… [Read More…]

February 21 – Room 12 News

It was wonderful to see how many kids were able to complete their Natural Wonder posters this week.  We have had a lot of compliments from other teachers on the completed product this week.   A couple of the classrooms… [Read More…]

Trillium Room Feb. 22

We have begun the second part of our “Mountain Detective” unit:  Earthquakes.  This week, we learned about the layers of the earth, tectonic plates, and fault lines.  The kids are really interested in this topic.  If anyone in your family… [Read More…]

Week of February 17th

Be prepared to listen to your child talk a lot this weekend! Students need to be practicing their speeches numerous times, so that they feel confident for next week’s presentations. Each child volunteered for either a Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday… [Read More…]

Nobody’s Perfect! But Wait a Sec…

The Oregonian recently published a lengthy report about what they deemed to be chronic absenteeism in Oregon schools. Once I started reading the five-part series, I couldn’t stop. I was pulled in and deeply intrigued by the data that was… [Read More…]

Special Board Meeting Monday February 24th

The Board will hold a special board meeting in the grade school cafeteria at 7:00 PM.  It is open to the public.