Elly Swartz Visit

Dear Parents and Guardians, In preparation for our visit with Elly Swartz, the author of “Finding Perfect,” I am planning on giving you all an opportunity to purchase the book. I will be placing an order on Amazon by Thursday, January 19th to ensure it arrives on time for her visit on Monday, January 23rd. […]

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The Lie

On Friday we watched “The Lie.” It was made by a fourth grade teacher and his students about how others judge them based on their race and skin color. I then had students back channel their thoughts on Padlet. Needless to say, it was beyond powerful and emotional. Please be advised, while I am very […]

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IB Learner Profile Assignment

Please click the slideshow below to learn more about our IB learner profile.  Students are to identify 4 IB learner profiles they best represent and explain why they exemplify that specific trait. This assignment is due Friday, September 30th.  They can complete the assignment in Google Classroom.  If you do not have access to technology at […]

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Choose Love Overview

Please click the link below for helpful information regarding the “Choose Love” Social and Emotional Curriculum we are implementing in Rippowam Middle School this year. More information will be forthcoming as we dive deeper into this important initiative. choose-love-curriculum-presentation-key

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Google Classroom

We have started using Google Classroom in our Individuals and Societies class. There are many benefits to using this powerful tool in the classroom. Click the link below to learn more about it. Google Classroom I would like to try to have students begin using it at home for homework, when minimally assigned. It develops […]

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