Cross-Curricular Connections

Caine’s Arcade and Quote of the Week (12)

Caine’s Arcade and Quote of the Week (12)

We finished up 2 early release days for parent/teacher conferences today. On half days like these, classes are just 30 minutes long. It takes about 5 minutes for the kids to filter in and we need about 5 minutes at the end for closure…do the math and that is 20 minutes of class time. I’ve […]

El Dia De Los Muertos/Quote Of The Week (10)

El Dia De Los Muertos/Quote Of The Week (10)

We have had a short week with 2 days lost to Hurricane Sandy. Consequently, I had to scale back plans to explore the art and culture of the Day of the Dead, condensing it to showing a video and adding color to Sugar Skulls. While I was scaling back, my friend and colleague, Dr. V., […]