STREAM Day

STREAM Day

In their STREAM families, the students completed three STREAM challenges.    In the first challenge the students had to build a paper tower. The tallest standing tower won. For the second challenge the students had to create a straw bridge that had to hold as many...
Spotlighting Sixth Grade

Spotlighting Sixth Grade

What we are learning: Religion – Walls of Jericho Reading – report on our own book English – journal writing Math – measures of central tendency Social Studies – Indus River Valley, Ancient China Science – owl...
Farewell Mass

Farewell Mass

Friday, June 2, was the Farewell Mass for the eighth graders. They processed in wearing their graduation gowns. At the end of Mass the congregation recited a special blessing over them. Graduation is Tuesday June 6 at 7...
Owl Pellets

Owl Pellets

The last science class was an interesting one for sixth grade. They took apart owl pellets. Owls capture their prey and swallow them whole. The soft body parts are digested and used as food. The undigestible parts of prey are tightly rolled into an oval mass in the...