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Invisible Messages

December 12, 2017

Greetings, families! Today I’m sharing a blog from the Seahorse classroom, a 2-year old class of budding writers. I hope you’ll enjoy learning how their Head Teacher, Sandra Anderson-Bohl, makes early pre-writing skills accessible and sustains motivation for mastering this …

The class that reads together...

The class that reads together…

October 16, 2017

...succeeds together! At Williamsburg Northside School, literacy skills are taught using the Reading Workshop model developed by the Teachers College Reading & Writing Project at Columbia University. Although 4th graders are already “reading to learn,” they still need targeted instruction …

Wall Of Love

Wall of Love

January 10, 2017

At Wiliamsburg Northside Lower School, Social Studies is taught as collaborative project work focusing on the concept of community. Students begin by studying small, familiar communities, such as their family, and gradually branch out through the grades to encompass our …

critical literacy

Critical Literacy

December 5, 2016

As a part of our Project Work of examining societies around the globe, the 3rd Graders are exploring books about important people and events sometimes overlooked in society. Some of the texts we have read described the experiences of the …