Hands-on Learning with Nutrition

On Wednesdays, students in Mrs.Elmer’s classroom participate in one of their favorite electives- nutrition. Last Wednesday, students crafted “Bread in a Bag.” Before they could begin mixing ingredients however, students received a lesson in reading labels to understand nutritional value. Mrs.Elmer guided students in comparing Wonder Bread brand ingredients to Dave’s Killer Bread ingredients. Students became curious about the additives they found in Wonder Bread, and made connections about its flavor and ingredients! When the time came to follow the “Bread in a Bag” recipe, students had to use their knowledge of fractions to successfully complete the [...]

Hands-on Learning with Nutrition2022-01-18T00:31:47-05:00

Exploring Natural Disasters

Students in Coach Carter’s 6th and 7th grade class spent three days this week preparing for a research project in social studies. The project focus was natural disasters around the world. Coach’s hope for this project was twofold: to deepen students’ understanding of geography as well as Earth’s processes and to increase student confidence around presenting to small audiences. On Thursday, September 26th, students successfully presented their projects to their peers and staff. Jaaz and J’miah are pictured giving their presentation. Visit our website to learn more about Sierra School

Exploring Natural Disasters2022-01-18T00:31:47-05:00

Forts and Movie!

Our kids that earned it got to build forts in their classrooms and watch a movie! They got to have popcorn and a drink as well! They really enjoyed putting the blankets over the tables and sitting underneath of them to watch the movie. Visit our website to learn more about the Center for Autism & Dyslexia

Forts and Movie!2022-01-18T00:31:50-05:00

September Student of the Month – Jacob

What has this student done over the past month to achieve Student of the Month? Jacob has demonstrated an increase in self control, and is able to to accept redirection and feedback without demonstrating a negative behavior. He has also made great strides in displaying socially appropriate behaviors with both peer and staff relationships. Provide feedback from a teacher or staff member on why this student is Student of the Month Jacob is taking responsibility for his actions, and has held himself accountable especially with choosing socially appropriate behaviors. - Mr. Robinson What is something this student has accomplished so [...]

September Student of the Month – Jacob2020-03-24T19:36:57-04:00

Staff Spotlight: Taylor

Taylor has shown leadership skills among staff, and has proven to be an effective team member by taking initiative and helping out wherever he is needed. His classroom is pretty on point, too. He's got great command over and facilitation of the rotations and level systems. Visit our website to learn more about Sierra School

Staff Spotlight: Taylor2022-01-18T00:31:51-05:00