January 2019: Officer Lambert was a guest reader for Middlesex Valley UPK students. Officer Lambert read, “Officer Buckle and Gloria.” The children enjoyed the story and had many questions for Officer Lambert about his job.
January 2019: Learning to read is pretty fun! Kindergarten students practice blending words playing “Snap It Up” card game.
Oct 2018: The Student Government of Gorham Elementary decided to Trick or Treat for UNICEF to help other children around the world. Our students collected $794.11 and did a great job as they showed appreciation for what they have and empathy for others.
Before the break in December, the 8th grade students read the verse novel, Inside Out and Back Again, a story about a young Vietnamese girl during the Vietnam War. Pictured above is Zina. She works at Marcus Whitman Middle school in the cafeteria. Zina is telling the story of her life in Vietnam in Mrs. Weissinger’s classroom. Her story parallels the protagonist’s in the verse novel in so many ways. In the first picture, Zina is showing what her and her sisters’ original names were. In the second picture, she’s showing the students a Vietnamese dictionary.
Caption by Kennedy Smith with the help of Gavin Ayers