The 2019-2020 seventh grade girls basketball team was coached by Chad Savage. In the first picture above starting from top left, Coach Savage, Mckenna 23, Bailey 34, Maggie 13, Kinsley 24, and Macie 22. On the bottom, from left, Gracie Continue reading Middle School Girls Basketball
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
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
Veterans Day is coming soon, and that means it’s time for McDowell students and staff to once again show our support to our local veterans in need. In the last few years, McDowell has been very successful in collecting canned Continue reading Rock, Paper, Scissors Tournament!
Just in case you haven’t heard, WE DO! McDowell Exchange School received some very good news last Friday. Ohio’s Growth Measure Reports were released for Ohio’s Spring 2019 AIR tests. There were 1079 schools in Ohio who gave 7th and Continue reading Who has the best students?
Has it really been 10 years since I first enrolled my class blog in the Student Blogging Challenge? Back then, I was teaching 5th grade Language Arts at Laurelville Elementary. I then taught two years of 5th grade Math at Continue reading Has it really been 10 years?!
A new school year. A new group of students. An opportunity to reflect on things of the past and prepare for the future. I love this time of year! In my classroom, we spend the first few weeks of school Continue reading And…we are BACK!
This year, I started a new endeavor with my Advanced Language Arts class. We launched McDowell Media, an online newspaper for our school , McDowell Exchange School. I have also been intentional about using social media platforms such as Edmodo, Twitter Continue reading The Week in Review…
Are you ready for a new school year? I’m getting excited to meet my new 7th grade students and my students from last year! Here are the supplies needed for 7th grade Language Arts at McDowell: Just two 70-page Continue reading Getting Ready for a New Year!
Last week, our 7th and 8th grade volleyball teams at McDowell sponsored a PINK day in order to raise breast cancer awareness. They asked that all students wear pink to show their support for breast cancer victims and donate money Continue reading “Digging” Pink!