MS Robotics Team Project – FIRST LEGO League

The Middle School Robotics Team has intensely prepared for their December event in Juneau: the FIRST LEGO League 2015. One aspect of the competition involves making a presentation to a panel of judges reflecting the competition theme, Trash Trek. Our 7th grade team decided to create a YouTube video for their project.  It teaches people how to fold up a plastic …

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Title IX

  What is Title IX? Title IX is a comprehensive federal law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in any federally funded education program or activity. Read more… Statement of Title IX In compliance with regulations implementing Title IX of the Educational Amendments Act of 1973, and applicable state laws, the Board of Education prohibits discrimination or harassment …

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Fourth Grade Activities

A folktale by 4th Grade

A Native American Folktale The fourth grade class created this film of a Native American Folktale, “Why Bat Flies Alone.” A folktale is a short story that teaches a lesson or explains why something is the way it is. Students voiced and illustrated this folktale themselves, after several weeks practicing the skills of rate, fluency and expression. Special thanks to …

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AISD Perkins Grant

  What is the Perkins Act and Grant ? The Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Improvement Act (Perkins IV) was originally authorized in 1984, and most recently reauthorized in August 2006. The purpose of Perkins is to provide individuals with the academic and technical skills needed to succeed in a knowledge- and skills-based economy. Perkins supports career and …

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