Author: Emma Smith

Social Studies Update

Reminder: Teachers are available next week for optional conferences. Please reach out to mentors or content-area teachers to schedule. Middle School:  Middle school students are wrapping up their studies in American history by sharing their final projects. These projects range

Electives Update

Photo Journalism The photo journalism team is nearly done with the 2019-20 yearbook! Although we won’t have an in-person signing party before the school year is over, TreeRing allows students to add electronic signatures to each other’s books. This can

Social Studies this Week

Middle school students did a great job with their creative projects last week. I loved seeing the photos and slideshows they put together to share their learning! This week, students are learning about the tumultuous end of the 1960s, Vietnam,

Social Studies Update

Middle School On Monday, students joined live classes in their grade levels to discuss their understanding of the political history of the 1960s. After listening to a speech of their choice from both JFK and LBJ last week, students were

Social Studies Weekly Plan

Middle School This week, middle school students are beginning their study of the 1960s. There are multiple avenues and themes of study in this decade, but we’re starting with an overview and an examination of presidential leadership. Middle school students

This Week in Social Studies

Sixth Grade Students in sixth grade maintained as much “normalcy” (to borrow a word from Warren G. Harding) as possible last week. Each day, we were able to meet and have live discussions of the material we’re studying to understand

This week in middle school social studies

Week of March 30 This week in US history, students are learning about the rapid changes and economic growth that came with the 1950s. Monday & Tuesday, March 30th & 31st – The Affluent Era  Students will have the opportunity

Social Studies Update

Middle School This week, middle school students have continued learning about the Cold War. Their focus shifted from a global perspective to what was happening in the United States, allowing them to zoom in on the situation and see what

Checking In

Upper School, We hope you’ve all enjoyed the break this week! We wanted to let families know that the Upper School team will be meeting virtually on Monday and sharing information about the Upper School distance learning plan by the

Spirit Week!

Summit Spirit Week 2020 Next week is Summit Spirit Week! Show off your Raven pride in our special themed days! Dressing out is not required to have Summit spirit. Each day is an optional, no-cost dress out theme day. Clothing