Surgical success

Teacher poses for a picture with students wearing surgical attire

Evergreen Elementary fourth graders recently performed surgery on nonfiction passages. Gretchen Bassett’s class was presented with 10 patients who needed “text feature transplants” such as a table of contents, caption or headings. Using surgical trays holding scissors, glue and other tools, students added the needed feature to each patient’s chart. Lessons like this make lifelong memories!

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Booking it

Members of the National Junior Honor Society at Providence Middle collected books to give Davis Elementary kindergartners. The older students read to the younger students as part of the service

Mock General Assembly

During a weeklong simulation, Matoaca Middle eighth graders in Taylor Potter’s civics and economics class took on the roles of senators and delegates in the Virginia General Assembly. Students practiced

Fishy fun

English as a Second Language students at Grange Hall Elementary “ofishally” celebrated the end of WIDA testing. (WIDA is an English proficiency test that is administered over several days.) In

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