March 16, 2019

Reporting from Corbett Grade School…

Dear Families, I asked the class for any volunteers that would be willing to write or record this week’s newsletter….

March 7, 2019

Publishing our Arguments

Good Evening Families, As a way to celebrate the publication of our argument essays, the students are extremely pumped to…

February 28, 2019

Here We Go Again

Dear Families, Mother Nature does want she wants, eh? A few weeks ago, I shared with families a private link…

February 23, 2019

Supporting Our Claim

Dear Families, This upcoming week marks the end of our argument writing unit. For the last part of this unit,…

February 7, 2019

Researching by Asking Guiding Questions

Dear Families, We are investing a lot of energy into our new reading unit. Well, I should say we’re investing…

February 2, 2019

Flipgriddin’

Dear Families, This past week, students successfully recorded their TedTalks using the educational program Flipgrid. Flipgrid is a program where…

January 11, 2019

Crafting Effective Arguments

Dear Families, I hope everybody enjoyed their Winter Break. It was great to spend time with my running, climbing, and…

December 20, 2018

Festivus!

Dear Families, I finished designing, publishing, and printing a classroom newspaper that contains each student’s news report that they published…

December 13, 2018

An Interview with Ms. Carroll

Dear Families, For this week’s newsletter, Oak and Anand interviewed Ms. Carroll, our school district’s English Language Specialist. Ms. Carroll…

December 8, 2018

Only Three Things are Certain

Dear Families, I really appreciate the students’ flexibility and patience while I was out sick for nearly the whole week…