October 2018

Kids current projects and unit

  • 2nd Grade- Sirr Face Unit. The kids are still working on projects within this unit. They have learned about perimeter, area, parallel, intersecting and perpendicular lines. They are also learning about knights, castles and soon nobility.
  • 3rd Grade- Students are currently working on making 3D models of animals with adaptations that they have designed. They began by researching and endangered animal and then coming up with adaptations that might allow that animal to thrive.
  • 4th Grade- Students are currently working on making 3D models of animals with adaptations that they have designed. They began by researching and endangered animal and then coming up with adaptations that might allow that animal to thrive.
  • 5th Grade- Most of our students are currently working on creating their oral presentations for the Kiva project. Some are working on the visual aid to add to their presentations. Once they believe they are ready, we will do some practicing before the students present their arguments.
  • 6th Grade- Most of our students are currently working on creating their oral presentations for the Kiva project. Some are working on the visual aid to add to their presentations. Once they believe they are ready, we will do some practicing before the students present their arguments.



Important Dates and Links

  • 10/15- No School Teacher Work Day/ Stuco Districts
  • 10/19- State Gifted Conference Springfield, MO
  • 10/23 and 10/25 Parent Teacher Conferences; Feel free to schedule a time with me and bring your students so they can talk about what they are working on.
  • 10/26 Early Dismissal 1:15
  • Balancing being a gifted boy
  • Understanding Gifted Students