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February has been kind of an up-and-down month. Snow days, illnesses, etc. have taken their toll on our GT classes. Here's what's going on this month:
7th - Individual projects, including one student preparing for the Invention Convention, to be held March 14 during the Science Festival. Projects include: a video dictionary; a creative writing project; creation of a new country; and a soccer-themed project.
6th - Space studies are continuing. Early NASA exploratory missions were discussed, and we're watching Apollo 13.
5th - Taking a break from mini-mini golf to create entries for the Osher Map Library contest.
Mapmaking Contest!Inviting all Maine 5th Graders......to enter our Illustrated Mapmaking Contest for the chance to win $1,000 ($500 for you, $500 for your class)!
3rd - Making an advertisement for an old product with a new name, inspired by the book Frindle by Andrew Clements
Carolyn Horth, Gifted-Talented Coordinator
I have been the G-T coordinator since 2009. In addition, I have taught World Languages at CDS until my semi-retirement. I have Gifted-Talented endorsement in addition to professional teaching certification K-12. My interests are history and world cultures. I love hiking and skiing.