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Skyscapes Over Hall, Part III

Each year we like to share some of our favorite moments spent looking upwards to the ever-changing, fascinating and powerful phenomena of the sky. Our classroom is the world – terrestrial and airborne!

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Celebrating Diversity and Confronting Adversity with Brodie Kaster!

We were incredibly honored to have presenter Brodie Kaster join us on Monday, February 6 to lead 90-minute grade level gatherings. The themes he addressed including cultivating grit and perseverance to both accomplish our goals and to overcome adversity, while … Continue reading

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We Are One!

Students gathering around the Kindness Tree in late September. School Culture Update – by Tenisha Tate, Assistant Principal Our goal at Hall Middle School is to develop all students both academically and socially. We aim to foster the whole child. … Continue reading

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We Step Up and Interrupt Acts of Hate!

Greetings Hall community, Please view our message about how Hall Middle is responding to the racist graffiti found at neighboring Redwood High School yesterday morning. All Advisory classes set aside normal activities today to discuss this matter. Please review and … Continue reading

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Hall Middle Through the Eyes of Our New Teachers

 New Cougar energy radiates between Mt. Tamalpais (in the fog) and our very own “milpa” (cornfield)! For our new teachers’ first day on campus we decided to take a walkabout and take pictures of things that inspired/interested us and things … Continue reading

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Images and Words to Begin Our Year Together

Our year together begins! We will share our thoughts on these words/images on August 11 and make connections between them and our three key Areas of Focus for 2016/17: Clear, cohesive, consistent expectations for all students Building relationships every day … Continue reading

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Blackout Poems in 6th Grade Core w/Ebanks!

Black Out Poetry is a way that allows emerging poets to “let the poetry find you.” Blackout poetry focuses on rearranging words to create a different meaning. A blackout poem is when a poet takes a marker (usually black marker) to already established text–like … Continue reading

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