7th Grade ELA Classes Make a Case for Recess

Mrs. Carney’s 7th grade students have been applying their argumentative writing skills by writing a letter to our school SBDM Council arguing whether students should have recess. They have utilized argumentative appeals, claims, and counter-claims, and also practiced their peer revision skills by helping each other improve their writing.

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Making Connections at Children’s Literature Conference

   Mr. Dugger recently had the privilege of meeting New York Times best-selling author Rita Williams-Garcia, keynote speaker at the 2017 Ohio Kentucky Indiana Children’s Literature Conference.  Her novel One Crazy Summer won the 2011 Newbery Honor Award, the Coretta Scott King Award, and the Scott O’Dell Award for Historical Fiction.

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North Washington Hosts Veterans Day Recognition Assembly

North Washington had a packed gym for its Veterans Day program this morning.  Students enjoyed recognizing the special veterans in their lives and from the community with special music performed by the bands from WCMS and NWES under the direction of Mr. Scotty Burns, as well as a vocal performance by fourth grade students under the direction of Mrs. Pam Nicholas.  Heartfelt tributes were read by eighth grade students Amber Chesser,…

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Honoring Veterans

North Washington Elementary will honor Veterans on Monday, November 6th. If you know Veterans in the community or in your family please invite them to attend this program! The recognition will begin at 9:30 AM in our school gym and we would love for the special Veterans in our students’ lives and in our community to join us. As a reminder to our 4th grade parents—our 4th grade students will…

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4th and 5th Grades Celebrate Student Success

North Washington 4th and 5th Grade Students received a big surprise on Friday! As a way to celebrate their successes and hard work over the past year, their teachers went out of their way to put together several activities and games and scheduled a whole day of fun! One activity was called “Monster Mash” where students had to work together in teams and solve clues to “break out”! Here are the…

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