May 3rd, 2013

Queridos Padres de Familia, We enjoyed our field trip to the Saint Patrick Hospital yesterday. It was great to see that our students were able to answer questions related to the human body with great confidence and accuracy. What a great assessment! We watched our students  in a real and very informal situation performing so Read More »

Wild Walk Parade

April 25th, 2013

Queridos Padres de Familia, We were very happy to see you at the MIS student led conferences. The students did a marvelous work explaining their work and we are very proud of them. Thanks for coming! Next week, we will focus on making a time line chart to see the different life changes that have Read More »

Earth Day

April 19th, 2013

Queridos Padres de Famila, What a fantastic unit we had! Today, at our party, we enjoyed drinking a very delicious and healthy juice made of fresh vegetables and fruit. We were also delighted to have Miranda leading a yoga session and ending with a great slide show on healthy habits presented by our dear teacher Read More »

Human Body Assessment

April 12th, 2013

Queridos Padres de familia, It has been an incredible week! The students have worked hard to finish their human body posters.  Please take a look at the displays in front of each of the classrooms. It would be great to take some time with your child and talk about what the interesting things they learned Read More »

Spring Break

March 29th, 2013

Queridos Padres de Familia, We had a wonderful week full with lots of great educational activities.  Thank you to Dr. Maxwell for a very interactive and dynamic presentation on the heart and lungs. Thanks to Julie and Ben Vetter for a terrific presentation on the pancreas. Kids loved it! Please make sure to check the Read More »

EL Corazón y los Pulmones

March 22nd, 2013

Queridos Padres de Familia, This week we learned about two systems that are strongly connected: Circulatory and respiratory system. On Tuesday, we will go to Saint Patrick Hospital to experience more interesting information about them. Dr. Maxwell will guide us into that journey. Please make sure that your child is on time on Tuesday. We Read More »


March 15th, 2013

We are having fun during this unit! This week, we learned interesting information about BONES.  We read different texts about how bones shape, protect and help our body moves.  We also drew the main bones on our posters and learned their names. We made a cool experiment with celery, peanut butter and raisins to learn Read More »

Human Body Unit

March 8th, 2013

Queridos Papitos, What a fun week we had! We started with great enthusiasm and curiosity for learning about the human body. This week, we spent time learning interesting information about the brain and the nervous system.  We made a big poster tracing our bodies, locating and drawing the brain and its parts. We got to Read More »

Reamarkable Poets!

March 1st, 2013

Queridos Padres de Familia, One more time, our kiddos in the 2/3 classes shined with amazing abilities to read their poems. Tears, laughter, and surprised faces came out of parents and teachers as our poets read their poems with expression, energy and outstanding enthusiasm.  It was a beautiful, moving and inspiring event. Thanks for coming Read More »

February 22, 2013

February 22nd, 2013

Spanish Update We hope you plan to attend our poetry reading next Friday, March 1st!  We will provide refreshments and dim the lights to enhance the poetic mood.  All three classes will present in Lynn’s classroom: 6A.  We encourage the students to dress up for this occasion, as it is a special day.   Lynn’s Read More »

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