Center Drive School 17 School Street, Orrington, ME 04474 (207) 825-3697 Copyright © 2017
Back to school after the holidays and multiple snow days! Here's what's going on this month!
Art - Students are working on individual projects -- 3D paper, sketches, characters for a graphic novel...
Music - After a hiatus due to teacher illness, music students have resumed work on their individual goals.
Grade 3 - Reading Club began this month. We'll be engaged in extension projects for their club book. The project hasn't yet been announced, but it will fe FUN!
Grade 4 - Also began this month, with individual work.
Grade 5 - Developing math extension -- designing and building a mini-mini golf hole.
Grade 6 - Began our Space/Astronomy unit with generating questions the students wished to find answers to. Topics include human space exploration, the Big Bang Theory and some very interesting inquiries in theoretical astrophysics.
Grade 7 - Presenting individual extra credit projects in social studies class this month. Each student has outlined and begun working on an individual or partner project of their own interest.
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.