October 2017

What We're Learning: English

Ben Gasser

In Ben Gasser's English 12 class, students have been working for the last few weeks on a major project. The assignment is a real-world attempt to understand the theoretical ideas of 2300 Years ago in Ancient Greece.  Aristotle believed that in any situation that there is a specific way to convince another person to your side.

What We're Learning: English

Students in Elinda Nedreberg's and Carly Hernandez's English classes are working on vocabulary building. They have been creating flash cards to study from. Research shows that strengthening vocabularies improves communication skills, builds insights and lines of reasoning, expands abstract thinking, and increases comprehension.