As part of the International Baccalaureate mission to instill a sense of “learning into action” as they work towards their eighth grade Community Projects, seventh graders in Ms. Ferguson’s Family and Consumer Science (FCS) classes measured, prepared, baked, cleaned and packaged over 700 dog treats for the Animal Lifeline of Iowa, which were delivered Nov. … Read more »
Kennady Patterson, Addison Lust, and Alexis Howard show three of the nearly 25 blankets they’re making for their IB community service project for Family Consumer Science class. The blankets will go to Methodist Hospital.
Students hard at work designing a Veterans Memorial. They needed to use a logical progression of ideas that began with researching types of memorials and progressed to designing an appropriate, unique design model for their own group idea. We will have a Veteran visiting next week to see the ideas that students developed.
The 2016 Lincoln Middle School Cross Country team has over 50 members this year. They have trained hard and many have achieved personal records several times this year. Congratulations to all our runners and we wish our big group of 8th graders the best of luck when they run for Lincoln next year.
Students in Ms. Nelson’s sixth grade Language and Literature class used the standard of “citing text evidence” by working for either prosecution or defense teams and citing text evidence to prepare a case that will be argued in a trial of “Who killed Sponge Bob?” They had to decide which text evidence would be best … Read more »
Lauren Dingeman displays her model for her Des Moines Needs project. Students developed a business plan and model using the 5 themes of geography. Lauren created a Nerual’s Kindergarten which is an IB style school with an open plan. Lauren focused on her students’ human-environment interaction via community gardens and volunteer time in the surrounding … Read more »
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