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Music

In music, our pop projects having now been finished, we have moved on to musical theatre.  This unit and project are short, as we only have two more music classes left before our final concert.  In the end, we will … Continue reading

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Museum of the Moving Image

This past Thursday, we went to an awesome museum in New York City: the Museum of the Moving Image!  We had a tour scheduled for 12:00.  We ate lunch on the way.  When we finally arrived, our tour guide, Sarah, … Continue reading

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Pop Project – Music

This past week, we finally finished up and turned in our pop projects.  I think I blogged about these before, but I’ll tell you about them again.  Basically, our project was to choose a classic story, such as Little Red … Continue reading

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The Boston Tea Party – Boat and Museum

Most of the last week was spent in Boston, a three-day trip which we all really enjoyed.  We flew up early on Tuesday morning and flew back late on Thursday.  On Wednesday, one of the first places we went was … Continue reading

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Art

This week, we had yet another fantastic art class.  First, I had to finish my tree silhouette painting.  Last art class, we had begun a painting, in watercolor, of a sky, at sunset or sunrise, when the sun was near … Continue reading

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Valley Forge

This week, we had another field trip. This one to Valley Forge!  On Tuesday, we spent the day learning about Washington’s stay at Valley Forge, a strategic spot to spend the winter. We started with a tour that covered the … Continue reading

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The Delaware Art Museum

This past Wednesday, we went on another field trip!  This time, we headed over to the Delaware Art Museum (DAM) for an exhibit called, “Our America.”  Our America is an exhibit about how Latin Americans viewed America.  There was so … Continue reading

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History

A couple weeks ago, we started two new history projects.  One is for an American Revolution “Hall of Fame.”  The second is for a debate/trial.  They are both cool projects that I am excited to work on! Our Revolutionary War … Continue reading

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Pop Music Project

This past week, I thought that, overall, our new music project really stands out.  Today, we finished and presented our past music project, the jazz timeline.  It turned out well!  Everyone’s section is really great, and I learned so much about … Continue reading

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Maryland Science Center

On Thursday, we had another field trip!  This time, we were headed to the Maryland Science Center, about an hour and a half away.  While there, we got to watch a movie and go to the planetarium for “The Universe … Continue reading

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