Stepping Up Information

The #ripp5 “Moving Up” Ceremony will be held on Monday, June 15th at 9 am in the cafeteria. The ceremony should run about 30 minutes or so. You will hear brief remarks from Mr. Martin, Mrs. Racioppa, and Mr. Sapia. We will present students with certificates as well. At the conclusion of the ceremony, Chartwells […]

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Save the Dates! WAIVER!!!!

Please save the following important #Ripp5 dates!   Metropolitan Museum of Art – Thursday, May 21st Neuberger Museum in Purchase NY -Thursday, June 4 – Lunch is provided! “Moving Up” Ceremony – Monday, June 15th – 9 am Adventure Park Field Trip – Tuesday, June 16th – TIME TO BE DETERMINED – $40 child Permission slips […]

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Civil War Presentations

Please click the link below for the Google Slide presentation that my scholars created to demonstrate understanding of the important battles of the Civil War.  Additionally, I have linked up to our Today’s Meet room that students used to “backchannel” out new facts learned while being active listeners and to ensure all students were engaged. Sapia […]

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Civil War Update

We are fully immersed in our Civil War unit! We have discussed the following battles: Battle of Fort Sumter The Battle of Bull Run Bloody Shiloh The Battle of Bull Run, Again Battle of Antietam Battle of Gettysburg Siege at Vicksburg Digging out Around Petersburg Students were given numerous pages to read about a specific […]

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Bammy Award!

I am incredibly honored to have been nominated for a 2015 Bammy Award for Elementary School Teacher of the Year. As their website states, “The Bammy Awards is a cross-discipline award that identifies and acknowledges excellence throughout the education field.” The voting closes today, May 15th, so cast your vote now and let your voice […]

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