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Tales of Courage: a Student Opera at Highland ParkPosted: Mon, 04-24-2017 - 12:06 PM
Students in Mr. Pieter Lingen’s fourth grade class at Highland Park learned about tales of courage first hand this past March. As a class, they read fables and decided to write an opera based on a few of their favorites. The students worked together to write the lyrics based on three famous fables: the Tortoise and the Hare, the Lion and the Mouse and The Three Billy Goats Gruff.
Glendale's Multicultural AssemblyPosted: Mon, 04-24-2017 - 11:58 AM
Glendale Middle School is home to one of the most diverse student populations in the Salt Lake City School District. Each year, as the grand finale to the year round celebrations and expressions of our rich cultural and linguistic heritage, the student body presents a Multicultural Assembly.
Bryant's Battle of the BooksPosted: Mon, 04-24-2017 - 10:31 AM
On April 4, at Bryant Middle School, students from six middle schools competed against each other to see who would be the champion of the first annual Battle of the Books organized by Bryant Middle School Librarian, Emily DeJong, and Salt Lake City School District Library Director, Tiffany Hall.
Mountain View Students Create Opera to Tell a StoryPosted: Mon, 04-24-2017 - 09:55 AM
Selene Mansfield's fifth-grade class from Mountain View Elementary began an opera back in November as a collection of short stories. They read “The House on Mango Street” by Sandra Cisneros to study a vignette writing structure and then participated in national novel writing month to publish a book of short personal narratives.
Backman Racks Up Kindness during RAK MonthPosted: Mon, 04-24-2017 - 09:38 AM
Backman students were racking up kind acts in the month of February during a school-wide focus on Random Acts of Kindness. The idea grew out of the district Character Education committee’s focus on kindness during February. During the first week of the month, Kindness Kits were delivered to each classroom.