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Zachary’s Winter Showcase

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

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As we approach the end of the calendar year, we are wrapping up the first half of the school year as well. Last week, the 3rd-5th grades put on a show for their parents and friends in order to share all that they are learning so far this year. The show started with the 5th graders playing their instruments.

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Zachary was happy to hide behind his music stand!

Next, the 3rd-5th grades sang a Hanukkah medley all together.

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Then the individual classes did presentations. After the 3rd graders’ turn, there was an intermission where we could go see the kids’ projects that were around the room. Zachary made a mezuzah in art class and researched Christopher Columbus in general studies.

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Here he was using my phone to scan the QR code on his art project. This is what it brought up:

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When it was time for the 5th graders’ class presentation, Zachary had a speaking part. He shared that the class read Wonder this semester. His speaking partner shared that they were all going to say a precept they wrote themselves, like the ones that Mr. Browne shares in the book.

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Zachary’s precept was “Hard work isn’t always as hard as it seems.”

He also presented a precept, or classroom rule, in Hebrew.

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The program ended with one more Hanukkah song. I always enjoy seeing what the kids have been doing at school!

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