Last two podcasts of the 16-17 School Year!

Today we bring you the last two podcasts from our 7th graders for the 2016-2017 school year. The first is an assessment of President Trumps first 100 days in office. The second podcast is from three students who read about the Dunning Kruger study on intelligence and wanted to learn more through researching for a […]

4th Grade and the Dewey Decimal System

The 4th graders are winding down their year long study of the Dewey Decimal System. They have participated in activities such as answering questions from the philosophy box to researching social activists. Their last activity of the year was inspired by the book Eureka!: poems about inventors by Joyce Sidman. In the book, Sidman explores famous and less famous inventors and the inventions that somehow changed the world. It is quite a fun read. Our 4th grades spent two class periods exploring the … [Read More...]

Hamilton! A Podcast by 7th Grade.

Today our 7th grade Social Studies podcasters bring you a podcast all about the smash hit musical Hamilton. Enjoy! … [Read More...]

Social Studies Podcast on North Korea

Today the 7th grade students bring you a podcast about the problems the United States is currently having with North Korea. The boys who participated begin with opening statements and then continue a lively discussion on the topic. Enjoy! … [Read More...]

Social Studies Podcast; scripted newscast!

Today a group of 7th grade boys brings you a scripted newscast style podcast about the assassination of Kim Jung Nam. This is the first group to try a scripted newscast style podcast and they did a great job! As always, let us know in comments what you think. … [Read More...]

Two more Social Studies Podcasts!

The 7th grade students have been busy churning out our March Social Studies podcasts. The two episodes today are different styles. The first is a discussion, with prepared opening statements, on how the US is divided today socially. The second is a discussion about the topic of Social Studies and what it is about that subject the students like. We hope you enjoy, let us know what you think or what you'd like to hear changed, or discussed on future episodes. Country Divided: What we like … [Read More...]