Posted on Mar 15, 2011
Gillispie “Gems” of the Week
March 3, 2011
For a special assembly today, storyteller David Novak visited with PK-Grade 6 students and kept them delighted with four international tales; the visit was a prelude to our March 11 International Day.
During the faculty in-service day on February 18, teachers learned more than 20 activities to help students process the dynamics of bullying behaviors. Below, a group of teachers shows the results of an activity that they can now share with their students--determining which socially affirming messages "belong in their hearts" (see Post-It notes) and which negative and hurtful messages they can let go of as trash.