Oly North 3rd graders now have their own blogs! Created through Edublogs, the blogs provide students a real-world application of written communication skills in writing for a real audience. Students must write complete sentences with correct spelling, grammar, and punctuation. Additionally, a presentation about plane figures created on . . .
What made Friday, February 28 th a special day for some Olympia North students? They celebrated reading by participating in a coast to coast reading challenge sponsored by the Accelerated Reader Company. Olympia North 5 th . . .
by Nicole, Andria, Ryan, and Brianna We are learning about polygons in math class. Mrs. Schwoerer gave us two square pieces of paper. One was purple and the other was orange. We had to cut the squares in half diagonally. . . .
By Ryan, Andria, and Micah It all started when Mrs. Schwoerer gave us the assignment for ice balloons. We thought of some questions we had about what would happen to the balloons and water. Everyone took balloons home and filled . . .
Second graders at Olympia North have been using technology in fun ways! Each student has their own blog through edublogs.org. Students chose their best writing from their Space Journals after a unit on Space and they posted it on their blog. . . .
Several parents and community members volunteered their time on a hot and humid August evening to set the poles to the new playground/basketball court at Olympia North yesterday. We are very grateful for their generosity! The backboards and . . .