Birthday Buddies

Hi all! This year we will be working towards having the students more involved in celebrating their classmates birthday celebrations. Each student will have a birthday buddy in the class and will work to make their buddies’ birthday special. In order to do this each student will make a card and make a treat that [...]

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5th grade block rotation

Fifth Grade Block Rotation 2014-2015 Mr. Boland   September 2-26: Introduction to Botany From fungi to flowering plants: 1.Observational writing, contrast writing, creative writing using simile and alliteration, poetry (speaking and writing) 2.Dictionary review, proofreading focus: capitals and titles 3.Plant illustration/painting/projects. Math track focus: Fraction review , story problems using time, linear and volume measurement. [...]

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5th grade overview

Fifth Grade Overview 2014-2015 Mr. Boland   The fifth grade has often been referred to as the “golden age” of childhood and Rudolf Steiner himself referred to the fifth grade as the “golden age of the child” as well. He said that children of this age are capable of achieving a balance of physical, emotional and [...]

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