Update to Assignments Week of 9/15

MLB = Main Lesson Book Choice Page Note Correction = A required assignment in which the student may choose from a selection of assignments. ***Astronomy MLB page 4″Earth and Sun: Rotation and Revolution” ***Astronomy MLB page 5 Choice Page 1. Structure of the Sun, 2. Portrait of Ptolemy, 3. Portrait of Copernicus ***Science (Astronomy) Vocabulary Quiz [...]

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Sub Lunch

Hi All– The sub lunch will be up and running by Wednesday, October 1st, so we will need some volunteers!  If you would like to volunteer but would rather do work from home, you could be in charge of orders (Pick up after school on Thursday, call in the order to JJ’s).  Mike has offered [...]

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Michaelmas and Grade Seven

Grade Seven traditionally plays the “royal court”  and provides a knighting ceremony for the younger children who wish to be knighted.  Members of the Class of 2016 have received this benefit from previous Grade Seven students, and now it is our turn.   The activity is quite simple, but the best part can be the dressing up.  [...]

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Assignments Week of 9/15

MLB = Main Lesson Book Choice Page = Optional page the student may choose to do for extra learning and extra credit ***Astronomy MLB page 4″Earth and Sun: Rotation and Revolution” ***Astronomy MLB page 5 Choice Page 1. Structure of the Sun, 2. Portrait of Ptolemy, 3. Portrait of Copernicus ***Science (Astronomy) Vocabulary Quiz #1 Monday, [...]

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Assignments Week of 9/8

MLB = Main Lesson Book ***Astronomy MLB page 2, “To the Evening Star” ***Astronomy MLB page 3, “Solar Shadows and Noon Markers” ***History draft “Arabia” assigned for Wednesday Students needing extra time turn in on Thursday 9/11. ***History draft “Muhammad” assigned for Thursday Students needing extra time turn in on Friday 9/12 ***History MLB page [...]

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Grade Seven Block Rotation

Semester One September 8 – October 21   Mr. DeBoer: Astronomy (14 days) September 3 – October 3   Mrs. Peterson: History and Biographies (15 days) October 27 – December 16   Mr. DeBoer: Chemistry (16 days) October 8- November 14   Mrs. Peterson: Algebra (18 days) November 19 – December 19   Mrs. Peterson: Creative Writing (11 days)   [...]

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Grade Seven Overview

  Grade Seven Overview 2014-2015 Many, though not all, students of Grade Seven have already experienced the shift in self-image and in development of individuality that comes with puberty.  This year, when they are 13 or are turning 13, even the numbers show them that they are no longer children but teenagers and well on [...]

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Daily / Weekly Schedule

School begins at 8:00 and ends at 3:15 except Thursday, when it ends at 2:00. Monday  Morning Lesson Snack 9:50 Instrumental Music 10:15 Arts or Skills 11:00 Games 11:45 Lunch/Recess 12:30 – 2:00 Art or Skills 2:00 Tuesday Handwork / Woodwork Snack 10:00 Spanish  10:15 (45 minute) Morning Lesson 11:00 Lunch/Recess 12:30 Arts or Skills [...]

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