GratiTUdESDAY greetings from the Chesapeake Bay! Many thanks to the teachers, parents, donors, and staff at the Chesapeake Bay Foundation for making this early October trip to Smith Island possible for our Middle Schoolers! The lessons they learned will be with them for a lifetime.
Ever wonder just what goes on in a school day? Well, now that things are in full swing, we thought we’d give you a look at just one hour, in one day. In addition to art, music, Spanish, and games, Krista’s class readied the garden for a new crop. They took the garden markers decorated with […]
This GratiTUdESDAY we celebrate the joy of reading. Students look forward to sharing stories and nonfiction with their Book Buddies every Tuesday morning. It’s always fun to watch friendships form between the younger children and the older students who read with them. #readtogether #bookbuddies #readeveryday #northbranch2018
This GratiTUdESDAY is about inspiration and action. After reading “I Am Malala,” April’s reading group decided to host a screening of the film “He Named Me Malala” to raise money for the Malala Fund. Join us at 6:30 this evening at NBS for the film.* Admission is by donation and the group also is accepting […]
North Branch parents are a great classroom resource. Their willingness to share their knowledge and experiences of music, cultures, science, art, history, the natural world, and more are the focus of this #GratiTUdESDAY. Pictured is NBS parent and board member, Reid Harris, Professor of Biology at Blue Ridge Community College, demonstrating the respiratory, circulatory, nervous, […]