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Oria, the K. Smith Service Dog Heads to College

College bound students

College Bound!

College Day 2017 had special meaning to the students in our classroom. Our class has adopted the University of Hawaii so we celebrated our college crazy spirit by wearing leis and U of H hats. But this year, we have a student of our own who will be matriculating to “college.”

Oria, our …

Posted by abrengard in College Bound, Caring Culture on Monday November 20 at 12:14PM
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The Tour of My Classroom by Taelynn

Taelynn

Hi my name is Taelynn and I will be showing you a tour of our classroom.

Project Wall

So first, we have the Project wall and our driving question is, “How do our individual identities strengthen our community?” Our project is “My Name, My Community” and our Exhibition is this Thursday. Our deliverables are, …

Favorites: Interview with Ms Gonzalez by Audrey, third grader

Interviewer: Audrey

Interviewee: Ms. Gonzalez

Date of interview: Monday, October 02, 2017

Ms. Gonzalez

This is a blog of Ms.Gonzalez’s Favorites. I picked her because she was my teacher in second grade. Ms. Gonzalez is a very kind teacher & she is a role model to me. In second grade, one of the field trips …

Posted by abrengard on Monday October 30 at 03:53PM
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Katherine Smith Skills by Lynda


Two K. Smith Student Ambassadors

Katherine Smith is a school that shows good habits to the community and never gives up on their students even when it is rough.

This school does project based learning. Project based learning is a learning strategy that makes students apply to other situations to solve the problem. For example, I …

Leadership Opportunities at Katherine Smith By Aaliyha and Jassmin

Student authors

At Katherine Smith there are three leadership programs that offer the opportunity to learn many skills which we can in the future to contribute in our society. The three leadership are the following: Geniuses, Leaders 4 Success and School Ambassadors. This year we are also integrating a new …

Posted by abrengard in Project Based Learning, Student Leadership, Caring Culture on Monday October 30 at 03:48PM
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Two 6th graders take on Mr.Brengard By Andy and Damian

Picture of two 6th graders

We interviewed Mr.Brengard about his job below you will see the questions we asked him and his answers.

(Q means Question and A means Answer)


Q: Why do you like your job?

A: I love my job because almost every day is a new adventure I go on and I don't know what is in store for me. There is nothing …

Posted by abrengard in Student Leadership, Caring Culture, Interview on Monday October 30 at 03:45PM
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Katherine Smith Skills - by Lynda and Somya, Student Ambassadors

Authors Lynda and Somna

Katherine Smith is a school that shows good habits to the community and never gives up on their students even when it is rough.

K. Smith Habits SymbolThis school does project based learning. Project based learning is a learning strategy that makes students apply to other situations to solve the problem. For example, I did…

Being Chosen as a School Ambassadors by Queenie, Michelle, and Breanna

These two 6th graders and one 3rd grader are School Ambassadors for the first time. As a School Ambassadors they will give tours to visitors from across the globe. This important job also allows them to develop strong public speaking skills and confidence.

Posted by abrengard in Student Leadership on Monday September 25
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