2016 Welcome Letter

Dear Sixth Grade Parents, Guardians and Students, I hope you’ve had a wonderful summer vacation and are now ready to begin the most educational, exciting, and engaging year your child has ever been a part of. To achieve success, we must work together. Parents, students and teachers, as a TEAM. In order for this to […]

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Raptor Dash Information

Here is a promo video about Raptor Dash. It was an EPIC, and I mean, EPIC event last year. Here is some helpful information regarding how your child can participate in Raptor Dash. 100% of the money raised goes to the RIPP school community. Raptor Dash Information Mr. Sapia’s Snapchat Story from the Assesmbly:

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New EdPuzzle: Crossing the River

This EdPuzzle video is my student’s homework for tonight. They must watch the video and answer the two open ended questions and one multiple choice question. We will also be using this passage tomorrow, in addition to multiple pages about crossing rivers while on the Westward journey. Students will be expected to synthesize information from […]

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Supplies for Westward Journey

Today we learned about what supplies pioneers needed for their journey west. I created a green screen video for the students as a hook. Groups were challenged to watch the video, use the supply list I provided and spend up to $1,000 in supplies for their five month journey. Students had to think critically and […]

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