Fifth grade MACs a difference (from our June print edition)

By Timothy Magambo, A&E Editor

July 15, 2018

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5th GRADE CLASSROOMS — MAC is a fifth grade project that is also known as Make a Change. The goal of MAC is for a student to come up with an idea and try to get it implemented to improve Colonial School. The most common ideas...

Fourth and fifth grade buddies work together (from our June print edition)

By Maxim Katchoura, Staff Reporter

July 15, 2018

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COLONIAL — Fourth and fifth grade relationships are looking pretty good. In Colonial, the fourth and fifth graders are buddies, and most people say they like the system that pairs them with a friend. The fourth-fifth grade...

Salad feast is plant lesson (from our June print edition)

By Anjali Shekher, Staff Reporter

July 8, 2018

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4th GRADE CLASSROOMS — The salad feast is a project that the fourth grade is doing to learn about the parts of a plant. "I am really excited for the salad feast because when you write the ingredients, you actually make what...

4th grade plays at Carnegie Hall (from our June print edition)

By Audrey Davis, Staff Reporter

July 8, 2018

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NEW YORK — The fourth grade classes traveled to Carnegie Hall on May 23—and not just to hear a concert. They were excited to play recorders and sing along with the professionals. The event, called "The Orchestra Sings,"...

With warm weather here, students switch from pants to shorts

By Anjali Shekher, Staff Reporter

May 25, 2018

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COLONIAL — The season changed from winter to spring, so kids are starting to change their clothing from pants to shorts. Heather Reische (4M) said, ''I like shorts better than pants. I would wear shorts in 55 to 60 degrees."...

Fifth graders work on year-end project

By Bryn Felgner, Staff Reporter

April 28, 2018

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5TH GRADE CLASSROOMS — The fifth graders are doing a project for graduation called Make a Change (MAAC), where they study  people who made or are making a change, people such as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., or Mahatma Gandhi. The...

100th day of school rolls around again (from our mid-year print edition)

By Lark Martin, A&E Editor

April 27, 2018

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COLONIAL SCHOOL—Every year, most of the grades celebrate the 100th day of school in their own special way. The Kindergartners dress up as what they would look like if they were 100 years old.  This year, the 100th day...

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