Friday, October 25, 2013

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Apple Store Visit!

Jenni's skills group had fun at the Apple Store learning about iMovie.

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Ranger of the week


           This week's Ranger is Holland. He is 9 years-old and was born in New York City.  His family includes his parents, his sister and himself. For Pets he has three dogs and two cats.  The things he likes to do best at home are read, play games on his I-pad, play outside with his friends and watch shows. If he was stranded on an island and could only have one thing with him it would be his family.  His favorite food is candy. His least favorite food is lettuce. His hobbies are playing video games, playing basketball and going to concerts. When he goes on vacation the place he most likes to visit is Treasure Key in the Bahamas. His dream vacation would be to visit Hawaii. When he grows up he wants to be a movie producer.

Monday, October 14, 2013

Forest Writers Visit a Cafe

After Michael's language arts group read The Van Gogh Cafe by Cynthia Rylant they ventured out to write in a local cafe, The Mad Hatter. They sipped on hot cocoa while writing in their writer's notebook last week. Enjoy these photos from their trip to the cafe.



Friday, October 11, 2013

Ranger of the Week


This week's Ranger is Viola. She is 9 years-old and she was born in NYC.. Her family includes her parents, her brother and herself. For Pets she has a dog named Penny.  The things she likes to do best at home are play Uno and other board games with her family. If she was stranded on an island and could only have one thing with her it would be her favorite book. Her favorite food is pasta. Her least favorite food is spinach. Her hobby is gymnastics. When she goes on vacation, the place she most likes to visit is her grandparents in New Jersey. Her dream vacation would be to visit Hawaii. When she grows up she wants to be a veterinarian.
 

Friday, October 4, 2013

Ranger of the Week


This week's Ranger is Celeste. She is 9 years-old and she was born in High Point, NC. Her family includes she and her parents. For Pets she has six chickens, a cat and two fish. The things she likes to do best at home are play outside and play with her neighbors.  If she was stranded on an island and could only have one thing with her, it would be a magic wand. Her favorite food is Chinese food. Her least favorite food is cooked spinach. Her hobbies are gymnastics, jumping and running.  When she goes on vacation the place she most likes to visit is Texas. Her dream vacation would be to visit Hawaii. When she grows up she wants to be a veterinarian.

 

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Learning About Choregrapher Alwin Nikolais

In dance we have been learning about the American choreographer Alwin Nikolais. He was an innovator in dance and he invented his own props and composed his own music. Our class had the opportunity to try out the bag props Alwin had used for one of his dances.












How many paper clips will the electromagnet hold?

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Studying Electricity

We began our study of electricity today. We created a complete circuit today in Forest Class.