Monthly Archives: March 2015

15 Parents Share their Thoughts about Technology and Our Kids

This week, at our local public middle school, we hosted a Principal’s Coffee chat where technology was the topic. In small groups, we brainstormed about the upsides to technology and the things we wonder (and worry) about…the questions that are swirling in … Continue reading

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Cougar Basketball: the Definition of TEAM!

 6th grade boys after a victory against Venetia Valley.  Mr. McMullen and Mr. Nelson coached the 6th grade boys in the King Mountain League. It was a fun year, as most of our team was first time ball players. We … Continue reading

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Banishing Boring Words (and Eating Marshmallows) in Felton’s Language Arts

What if you an alien tapped you on the shoulder and politely asked you to describe something – for instance, a kiwi or key lime? How would you describe it? And, in describing it, would you resort to BORING or would you help … Continue reading

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