What do you know about energy? Our students have questions. Please scroll through their pages and answer if you can. You can add your voice. It’s open to all. Thanks! http://voicethread.com/book.swf?b=2484053
This year, YIS students and parents are once again pooling together their money to provide children with holiday gifts at the Kofu Kodomo-en, Kodomo-no-sono and the elderly of Hakujuso Home, and the Yamate Kunmoin Christian School for the Blind. The School for the Blind takes care of about 40 children aged two to twenty, with […]
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Students are writing diary entries written by a character in their literature circle book. To write the entries, students need to be able to understand the character and get inside the character’s head. Joseph, who has been reading Sisters of the Sword, wrote these great entries. Good to share.
Energy can be converted from one for to another and stored in various ways. We start our inquiry with questions:
Energy. How does it transform? Our exploration into energy begins with a trip to high school chemistry this morning. http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=32078612&server=vimeo.com&show_title=0&show_byline=0&show_portrait=0&color=00adef&fullscreen=1&autoplay=0&loop=0
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I’m following a new saga. My friend’s child is in a class of chaos in the US. I desperately want to hear some good news coming out of the US. I thought her school was good news. Before, it was all positive, and now, I’m disheartened again. My friend is a teacher. Her daughter is […]
5B had a great week, bouncing back from the holidays. Students did a short recount of their holiday break–see their published work below. We started new literature circles with fantastic books. Students started a Wiki with book reviews from their independent reading. Please check this out! There’s a link on the left-hand side of the […]
A quick collaborative Google presentation on our fall break adventures. A short sum-up of what everyone did. Enjoy! http://static.issuu.com/webembed/viewers/style1/v2/IssuuReader.swf Open publication – Free publishing – More 5b