HIGH ABILITY LEARNERS
HAL HAPPENINGS AT ACMS:
Check out our September Newsletter!
Past HAL Activities:
*Week of August 26--All Grades HAL Orientation. Students will get passes from Mrs. Neneman
*Week of September 2nd: Kick off 7th & 8th Language HAL unit: Hamilton!
*September 10--6th Grade Leadership Seminar at Gifford Farm (Language only). Bring sack lunch, water, and dress for weather.
*September 11--7/8 Grade Leadership Seminar at Gifford Farm (Language only). Bring sack lunch, water, and dress for weather.
*6th Grade start rocketry unit
October 2nd: 8th grade Language HAL: Presentation of Shakespeare play Othello. Leave at 7:40 and return by 1:30. Bring a lunch OR bring money to purchase lunch.
October 8th: 6th Math HAL: Science Olympiad at Gifford Farm Leave at 8:15 return by 2:45. Bring a lunch and drink.
October 22nd: 7th & 8th Celebrate Creativity at Joslyn. Leave at 8:15 return around 2:45. Bring a lunch and drink.
October 25th: 8th Math HAL: UNO Engineering Workshop, leave at 8:00 return by 2:30. Lunch provided.
October 29th: 8th Language HAL: Film Streams: Story Code: The structure of stories. Leave 9:15 return 1:30 lunch is provided.
November 6th: 7th & 8th quiz bowl at Seward. Leave at 7:30, return around 5:00.
Bring money for lunch.
November 7th: 7th math HAL: Engineering Days at UNL. Bring a sack lunch and drink.
November 15th: 6th grade quiz bowl at the Educational Service unit in Omaha. Bring a lunch and drink.
November 19th: 8th Language HAL: Film Streams:Storyteller's Point of View. Leave 9:15 return 1:30. Lunch provided.
November 21st: 6th Grade Math competition at McMillan Magnet
December 2nd: 7th & 8th quiz bowl ESU #3. Bring a lunch and drink.
December 3rd: 7th & 8th Lang. HAL: Kicking off the Ruth Bader Ginsburg unit of study
December 4th: 7th & 8th Language HAL: Film Streams Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Leave 9:10, return 1:30. Lunch provided.
December 9th: 6th Math HAL: Second Math Olympiad test
December 10th: 8th Language HAL: Film Streams: Story Code. Leave 9:15 return 1:30. Lunch provided.
December 13th: 6th Math HAL--Science Olympiad Educational Service Unit #3. Leave 8:10 return 2:45. Bring lunch and drink.
January 13th: 6th HAL students kick off Cookie Quest unit
January 16th: 6th Math HAL Music and Math Game Show Holland Center: Leave at 9:00
January 24th: 7th & 8th Music Theory Workshop (Nominated students) at ACMS
January 31st: Math Counts Competition Twin Rivers YMCA Valley, NE
Feb. 4th: 8th Lang. HAL Traveling to Film Streams for a writing workshop
Feb. 5th: 7th & 8th Lang. & Math HAL kicking off "BREAKOUT" unit of study.
Feb. 10th: 7th & 8th Mad Hatter Quiz Bowl Competition at ESU #3
Feb. 16th: 7th & 8th Math HAL: Aeronautics/Drone Workshop at Do Space -- bring money for lunch
Feb. 14th: 6th Mad Hatter Quiz Bowl Competition at ESU #3
March 2nd: 6th Lang. and Math HAL students make cookie dough at school
March 3rd: Middle School Quiz Bowl Competition in Gretna: 6th, 7th and 8th grade
March 4th: 6th Grade HAL sell cookies at school
March 9th: 6th Lang. and Math HAL students make cookie dough at school
March 11th: 7th & 8th Lang. HAL present RBG projects
March 11th: 6th Grade HAL students sell cookies at school
March 12th: 7th HAL Microbits programming at ESU3
March 25th: 6th, 7th and 8th 3-2-1 National Computer Quiz bowl
March 27th: State Geography Bee
March 31st: 8th Lang. HAL Workshop at Film Streams on Story Boards