So Valentine’s Day. Most of us know what this day/ holiday is, but how many of us know what it is truly about or where it is derived from? Today I’m going to be explaining Valentine’s Day, its history and Continue reading Valentine’s Day- Its Meaning, and Its History
My students recently created a #BookSnap in response to some key information we learned in our real aloud, The Giver. Inspired by Tara Martin, students were asked to give a digital representation of their thoughts. I was impressed with the Continue reading Oh, snap!
This is a original chapter that I made for a book series that I am working on called Techy. Techy is a book series about a 19 year old who works at a cafe. The 19 year olds name is Continue reading Julia-Techy chapter 1
Here at McDowell middle school we have many clubs. Any student from McDowell has to join a club of their choice and participate in them every month. There is a large variety of clubs to choose from all fitting in Continue reading Clubs – Scotty
Here at McDowell , the 7th and 8th grade cheer squad is like a family. Making memories during team meal, choking on croutons while laughing at each others jokes and funny comments. We’re always there for each other, putting in Continue reading Cheerleading
We recently completed Week 7 of the Student Blogging Challenge and my students wrote about a favorite holiday or the holidays that they celebrate throughout the year. These students did an exceptional job on their post: Lindsay’s Lounge Abigail’s Questionable Continue reading Featured Student Blogs
For the Week 7 Blogging Challenge, I asked my students to complete Task #1, to describe a favorite family holiday or celebration. Since we live in the United States (Ohio), we realize that there may be some things that we Continue reading Our Holidays and Celebrations
For this week’s challenge, I gave my students the choice of which task they would like to complete with Emojis. They seemed to enjoy this week’s challenge quite a bit! All did a great job, but here are a few Continue reading Fun with Emojis-Week 6 Challenge
On Friday, Nov. 1st, McDowell Student Council held our very first Rock, Paper, Scissors Tournament! The tournament was held in order to raise money to donate for our local veterans in need. Students paid $1 to enter the tournament and Continue reading Rock, Paper, Scissors Fun!
We just finished Week 4 of the Student Blogging Challenge. This week was a Free Choice week and students were able to create a blog post on a topic of their choice. For my Free Choice, I decided to feature Continue reading Student Blog Showcase